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By Betty Vanderwielen

Discussing Montana at the Open Book Club


Betty Vanderwielen, Pathfinder

Russell Rowland, author of "Fifty-Six Counties: A Montana Journey" responds to one of the questions posed by Sheila Scobba Banning at the Open Book Club event. Open Book Club readings are sponsored by Alpine Artisans and are always open to everyone.

SEELEY LAKE – The Open Book Club (OBC) held July 13 featured Russell Rowland's book "Fifty-Six Counties: A Montana Journey." Three things were unusual about the event.

First, it was a summer event held at Holland Lake Lodge rather than one of the fall-through-summer readings OBC traditionally holds at Grizzly Claw Trading Company. Second, published writer, Sheila Scobba Banning, functioned as a moderator, alternately interviewing Rowland, prompting him to read selections from his book and soliciting questions from the audience. And third, the requisite travel and research Rowland needed...

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