Alta Magazine & Books Inc. present historian, scientist, and writer Robert C. Baron for a discussion of his groundbreaking work, The Light Shines from the West: A Western Perspective on the Growth of America.
An exploration of the innovations that have shaped the American West from Jefferson's election in 1800 to today, this groundbreaking book shines a light on the stories and places integral to the development of America. From land settlement to the politics that form with new cultures,The Light Shines from the West provides an insightful perspective of Western history, including innovation in business, ranching, and farming, education, politics, and medicine.
Robert C. Baron has been joined by five others in writing this important book. Contributors include Elizabeth Darby, Page Lambert, Dr. Bruce Paton, Daniel Wildcat, and Donald A. Yale.