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Violence in the West

A trio of historians explore the myths and reality of frontier violence.

Roger Nichols

Roger L. Nichols is Professor Emeritus of History and Affiliate Professor of Indian Studies at the University of Arizona. He is the co-author of "Tombstone, Deadwood and Dodge City."

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Heidi Osselaer

Independent historian Heidi J. Osselaer, PhD, teaches history at Arizona State University and is the author of "Arizona's Deadliest Gunfight" and "Winning Their Place: Arizona Women in Politics, 1883–1950....


Eduardo Pagan

Eduardo Obregón Pagán is the Bob Stump Endowed Professor of History at ASU, and author of "Valley of the Guns: The Pleasant Valley War and The Trauma of Violence," and "Murder at the Sleepy Lagoon: Zoot Suits, Race, Riot in Wartime L....

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