CANDY MOULTON. Roadside History of Nebraska

CANDY MOULTON. Roadside History of Nebraska. Mountain Press Publishing Company. 416 pages; hardback, $30, mountain-press.com.

This collection of historical stories ranges from the earliest native inhabitants of the region to the development of Omaha and even Husker football. Arranged in five sections: Lewis and Clark Country, River Country, Oregon Trail Country, Sandhills Country, and Panhandle Country, the book has tales of sod home settlers, rustlers, train robbers, and farmers.