• Social & cultural history

      Yellowcake Towns

      Uranium Mining Communities in the American West

      by Michael A Amundson

      Michael Amundson presents a detailed analysis of the four mining communities at the hub of the twentieth-century uranium booms: Moab, Utah; Grants, New Mexico; Uravan, Colorado; and Jeffrey City, Wyoming. He follows the ups and downs of these '

    • Cultural studies

      Atomic Culture

      How We Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

      by Michael A Amundson , Scott C Zeman

      Eight scholars examine the range of cultural expressions of atomic energy from the 1940s to the early twenty-first century, including comic books, nuclear landscapes, mushroom-cloud postcards, the Los Alamos suburbs, uranium-themed board games, future

    • Computer networking & communications

      Passage to Wonderland

      Rephotographing Joseph Stimson's Views of the Cody Road to Yellowstone National Park, 1903 and 2008

      by Michael A. Amundson (Author) , Joseph Stimson (Photographer)

      In 1903 the Cody Road opened, leading travelers from Cody, Wyoming, to Yellowstone National Park. Cheyenne photographer J. E. Stimson traveled the route during its first week in existence, documenting the road for the state of Wyoming's contribut

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