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Accolades to Etulain for his 51st book and essay awards, and forthcoming book

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Posted: Apr 16, 2015 - 12:00am

A round of accolades go out to Richard W. Etulain for his most recent accomplishments.

Etulain's 51st book, The Life and Legends of Calamity Jane (University of Oklahoma Press, 2014) has just been named a History Book Club selection. It was also named a finalist for the Spur Award (Western Writers of America) for the best western biography of 2014.

Etulain's 51st book

Etulain's essay, "Calamity Jane: The Life and Legends" (Montana Magazine, Summer 2014), won the Spur Award for the best western nonfiction essay of 2014.

His 52nd book, Calamity Jane: A Reader's Guide, will be published in August 2015 by the University of Oklahoma Press.

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