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Singing in the Saddle: The History of the Singing Cowboy

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Review of ‘Singing in the Saddle: The History of the Singing Cowboy’

Here's the news, buckaroos: Those rootin'-tootin', pistol-packin' papas (and mamas) who made the old West wild are ridin' herd again. That's right with their old-fashioned, aw-shucks etiquette, quicksilver dexterity and quiet stoicism (not to mention their ways with a horse), cowboys continue to romance us. BookPage hits the dusty trail this month with a trio…

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