Voicing the Dead: A Poetic History of Early Day Carbon County, Montana by Steve Robbins
In the manner of Spoon River Anthology, Voicing the Dead presents the history of the area around Red Lodge, Montana through imagined words of historical and fictional characters. Using his experience in collecting oral histories of the area and his own imagination, Robbins depicts overlapping versions of the lives and events of early population of the area. The book of 435 pages includes a historical appendix of about 25 pages and a thorough index of characters, locations, and documents cited in the text. Published by the Rocky Ford Press.