The last cowboys : a pioneer family in the New West / John Branch.Material type: BookPublisher: New York : W. W. Norton & Company, Edition: First edition.Description: 277 pages ; 25 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780393292343; 0393292347.Subject(s): Wright family | Cowboys -- Utah -- Biography | Ranchers -- Utah -- Biography | Rodeo performers -- Utah -- Biography | Ranch life -- Utah | Frontier and pioneer life -- Utah | Utah -- Social life and customs | Utah -- Biography | Cowboys -- United States -- Biography | SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / Rural | SPORTS & RECREATION / RodeosGenre/Form: Nonfiction. | Biographies.DDC classification: 636.2/130922792
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Includes bibliographical references.
Branding day -- King of the rodeo -- Cowbells in the fog -- Blood and tradition -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgments.
Presents a portrait of the Wright family of Smith Mesa and their achievements as successful rodeo champions and cattle ranchers, tracing their battles against natural obstacles and injuries and how the changes of the twenty-first century are challenging their future.