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Big Picture Why do you suppose so much of American mythology is wrapped around the West? Is it more romantic? It is more attractive? Is it the most distinctive aspect of America? Is "conquering the West" one of America's greatest historical achievements? What part of the "real story" seems most out of synch with the popular mythology?