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Raccoons and Ripe Corn, Arnosky, Jim
1 Arnosky, Jim Raccoons and Ripe Corn
New York, New York, U.S.A. Lothrop Lee & Shepard 1987 0688054560 / 9780688054564 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Oversized hardcover, ex-library. Lothrop Lee & Shepard, 1987, first. In very good condition, usual library markings. The masked bandits raid a corn field! Beautiful illustrations. 
Price: 8.00 USD
Sudan, Art Ayris; Ninie Hammon
2 Art Ayris; Ninie Hammon Sudan
Bay Forest Books 2010 0979903521 / 9780979903526 Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Trade paperback. Near fine condition. Based on a true story. A Dinka farmer's beloved little girl is stolen in a raid and he goes to bring her back. 
Price: 12.00 USD
A Vast Amount of Trouble: A History of the Spring Creek Raid, Davis, John W.
3 Davis, John W. A Vast Amount of Trouble: A History of the Spring Creek Raid
Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A. Univ Pr of Colorado 1993 0870813102 / 9780870813108 First Edition Hardcover As New Book 
Hardcover. As new. The story begins in late March, 1909, when five sheepmen headed east from Worland, Wyoming, driving 5,000 head of sheep. A few days later the men and their sheep camped on the banks of Spring Creek, where they thought they had safely brought the herd across the cattlemen's deadline, beyond which sheep were forbidden. That evening, however, the camp was raided by seven cowboys, and three of the sheepmen were brutally murdered. 
Price: 35.00 USD
My Girlhood Among Outlaws, Klasner, Lily
4 Klasner, Lily My Girlhood Among Outlaws
Tucson, Arizona, U.S.A. Univ of Arizona Pr 1972 0816503540 / 9780816503544 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback. Very good condition. Fourth printing, 1988. Born in Texas in 1862, she was only five when her family lost most of their provisions in an Indian raid while trekking to New Mexico; their ranch on the Pecos became a stopover for outlaws; and she assumed leadership of the family at thirteen when her father was murdered. 
Price: 18.00 USD
Colonel's Lady on the Western Frontier: The Correspondence of Alice Kirk Grierson, Shirley A Leckie
5 Shirley A Leckie Colonel's Lady on the Western Frontier: The Correspondence of Alice Kirk Grierson
Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A. Univ of Nebraska Pr 0803279299 / 9780803279292 Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Trade paperback. University of Nebraska Press, second printing, 1990. In near fine condition, light edgewear. Alice was the wife of Benjamin H Brierson, a major general in the Civil War who won fame for a raid that contributed to the fall of Vicksburg. Her letters begin in 1866, when her husband reentered the army as colonel of the legendary "buffalo soldiers" of the Tenth Cavalry, and end with her death in 1888. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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