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Undaunted courage

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 1997, c1996.:

Seller ID: BB0256600

ISBN: 0684826976

Condition: vg-


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Sinners and Saints: Tales of Old Laramie City

By: Beery, Gladys B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: High Plains Press, 1993:

Seller ID: BB0253008

ISBN: 0931271231

Condition: vg


Roistering, Rowdy Laramie City, Wyoming, sprang up in 1868 in advance of the first Union Pacific train. Track-layers, tie hacks, soldiers, cowboys and those who could tolerate them comprised the citizenry. It was a rough-and-tumble town that roared loud and burned bright.Author Gladys Beery has sifted some of the most interesting and unique characters from this mix for Sinners & Saints. She presents 33 biographical tales which combine to present a picture of the West as it really was. View more info

A Tenderfoot Kid on Gyp Water

By: Benedict, Carl P.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press, 1986:

Seller ID: BB0246718

ISBN: 0803260792

Condition: VG


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The age of gold

By: Brands, H. W.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 2002.:

Seller ID: BB0238692

ISBN: 0385502168

Condition: vg/vg


By the Author of the Bestselling Pulitzer Prize Finalist THE FIRST AMERICAN THEY WENT WEST TO CHANGE THEIR LIVES AND IN THE BARGAIN THEY CHANGED THE WORLD. THIS IS THE EXTRAORDINARY STORY OF THE MEN AND WOMEN OF THE GOLD RUSH. When gold was first discovered on the American River above Sutter's Fort in January 1848, California was sparsely populated frontier territory not yet ceded to the United States from Mexixo. The discovery triggered a massive influx as hundreds of thousands of people scrambled to California in search of riches, braving dangerous journeys across the Pacific, around... View more info

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The gentle tamers

By: Brown, Dee Alexander

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Lincoln, NE : University of Nebraska Press, 1981, c1958.:

Seller ID: BB0239264

ISBN: 0803250258

Condition: vg


All aspects of western feminine life, which include a good deal about the western male, are covered in this lively, informal but soundly factual account of the women who built the West. Among those whose stories are included are Elizabeth Custer; Lola Montez, Ann Eliza Young, Josephine Meeker, Carry Nation, Esther Morris, and Virginia Reed. View more info

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Fort Supply, Indian Territory

By: Carriker, Robert C.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 1990, c1970.:

Seller ID: BB0236133

ISBN: 0806122439

Condition: vg


"Carriker has done his task well. The research is thorough, and the presentation is clear, concise, and readable. Fleshing out a significant phase of southern plains history, "Fort Supply" will be welcomed by students of the American West."--Southwestern Historical Quarterly"The research is thorough, and is based primarily on abundany unpublished official records and other contemporary sources. The narrative is supported by extensive documentation, a lengthy bibliography, four maps, and several photographs and drawings. The book is generally well written, unusually interesting, and unque... View more info

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Kit Carson's Autobiography (Bison Book)

By: Carson, Kit

Price: $5.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press, 1966:

Seller ID: BB0250550

ISBN: 0803250312

Condition: vg+


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Son of the morning star

By: Connell, Evan S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: San Francisco : North Point Press, 1984.:

Seller ID: BB0238691

ISBN: 0865471606

Condition: vg/vg


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Son of the morning star

By: Connell, Evan S.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: San Francisco : North Point Press, 1984.:

Seller ID: BB0246343

ISBN: 0865471606

Condition: VG/VG


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Orphans Preferred: The Twisted Truth and Lasting Legend of the Pony Express

By: Corbett, Christopher

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Broadway Books, 2003:

Seller ID: BB0248067

ISBN: 0767906926

Condition: vg/vg


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Negro Cowboys

By: Durham, Philip ; Everett L. Jones

Price: $4.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press, September 1983:

Seller ID: BB0258990

ISBN: 0803265603

Condition: vg-


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Bedside Book of Bad Girls: Outlaw Women of the Midwest

By: Enss, Chris

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Farcountry Press, 2012:

Seller ID: BB0250872

ISBN: 1560375256

Condition: vg


Take a step back in time with the Bedside Book of Bad Girls: Outlaw women of the Midwest. Join author Chris Enss as she digs up and reveals startling facts about some of the most fascinating renegade women of the Midwest. Meet Flora Mundis, the horse thief who disguised herself as a man; Victoria Woodhull, out-spoken activist for free love, con artist, and the first female candidate for president; Ma Barker, mother of the notorious Barker Gang; Opal Long and Patricia Cherrington, trusted sisters of the Dillinger Gang; and many more. Experience history as if you were actually there. Stand witne... View more info

Traveling The Lewis & Clark Trail, 2nd

By: Fanselow, Julie

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Falconguides, 2000:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: BB0259020

ISBN: 1585920428

Condition: vg


Includes comprehensive inside information on activities, attractions, and visitor amenities all along the route. Endorsed by the National Lewis and Clark Bicentennial Council. View more info

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With Custer's Cavalry

By: Fougera, Katherine Gibson

Price: $4.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press, September 1986:

Seller ID: BB0252733

ISBN: 0803268602

Condition: vg


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Stagecoach

By: Fradkin, Philip L.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Source, c2002.:

Seller ID: BB0238363

ISBN: 0743227972

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Exploring with Custer

By: Grafe, Ernest

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Custer, S.D. : Golden Valley Press, 2002.:

Seller ID: BB0252359

ISBN: 0971805318

Condition: vg


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Pioneer Doctor: The Life of a Pioneer Physician

By: Grana, Mari

Price: $8.00

Publisher: TwoDot, January 2005:

Seller ID: BB0252243

ISBN: 0762736542

Condition: Like New


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The Last Gunfight

By: Guinn, Jeff

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Simon & Schuster:

Seller ID: BB0255272

ISBN: 1439154252

Condition: vg


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Cowtown lawyers

By: Haywood, C. Robert

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, c1988.:

Seller ID: BB0256487

ISBN: 0806121467

Condition: vg/vg


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Soldiers West: Biographies from the Military Frontier

By: Hutton ; Paul Andrew ; Utley ; Robert M.

Price: $6.50

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press, 1987:

Seller ID: BB0247122

ISBN: 0803272251

Condition: vg


These biographies emphasize the wide diversity of style, temperament, activity, and occupation of frontier soldiers. Included are William Clark, Stephen H. Long, William S. Harney, James Henry Carleton, Philip H. Sheridan, George Armstrong Custer, George Crook, John G. Bourke, Benjamin H. Grierson, Ranald S. Mackenzie, William B. Hazen, Nelson A. Miles, Frank D. Baldwin, and Charles King. View more info