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Published: 01 September 2020

292 Pages | 8 b&w maps

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197500699

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This Land is My Land

Rebellion in the West

James R. Skillen

  • Provides a significant new interpretation of federal land conflicts and explains the national support for rebellion against federal land authority
  • Situates the recent political history of federal lands within the larger contours of American civil religion
  • Shows how federal land issues became inseparably linked to private property rights, gun rights, and religious expression
  • Explains important aspects of federal land law and politics through stories of conflict, making complex legal and political issues accessible and engaging