Drawn to Bozeman by the lure of gold, prospectors were swept up by Big Sky beauty and became permanent residents. It’s easy to linger in our Montana history books, held by the incomparable history of an irresistible state. Whether you arrive at Glacier National Park via the Great Northern Railway or Going-to-the-Sun Road, the scenery remains sublime, though not always hospitable. The Yellowstone earthquake of 1959 trapped more than two hundred in the Madison River Canyon and the Dimple Knees scandal rocked Butte to its core. But Montana’s history, like its matchless landscape, rewards the work of preservation. [View all Montana books]

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