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Short stories in the Western genre are generally set in the American Old West in the second half of the nineteenth century. The classic protagonists are lawmen, cowboys, American Indians, frontiersmen, soldiers, outlaws and bandits. A typical Western short story is set in a wild, rugged, lawless terrain which shapes the characters, thoughts and actions of those who live in it. Western short story ebooks from CUT are often as much about spirit as they are about setting.