Category Archives: The Searchers

THE PRICE OF MANIFEST DESTINY: War and American Expansionism, 1800-1865

In my excitement I had mistakenly began to read Alan Le May’s Searchers instead of Glen Frankel’s Searchers, and what a big difference, history versus entertainment, one writer depicting the earlier frontier events that helped shape a country versus the … Continue reading

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Van Post-discussion comments about The Searchers

Our discussion book this month was selected by Van Perdue. Van provides the following post-discussion comments about his selection: ———————— A year or so ago my brother-in-law recommended to me a book called The Searchers: The Making of an American … Continue reading

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January 2016 Selection: The Searchers

At our January 2016 meeting we will discuss the following book selected by Van Perdue: The Searchers: The Making of an American Legend by Glenn Frankel ——————————— Van provides the following additional information about his selection: For those who want … Continue reading

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