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The Shooters

By: Metz, Leon Claire

Price: $40.00

Publisher: El Paso, Texas, U.S.A., Mangan Books, 1976

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover. Seventh printing, 1990. In near fine condition, a couple of light soiled spots on outside page edges. "This unique chronicle depicts rare, historical and true stories of notorious gunmen." Signed on front endpaper by author. Includes Billy the Kid, Sam Bass, Jesse James, Daltons, Butch Cassidy, Pat Garrett, Johnson County War, Texas Rangers, John Wesley Hardin, Doc Holliday, Wyatt Earp, Elfego Baca, and many others. View more info

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The Vigilantes of Montana

By: Dimsdale, Thomas

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A., Univ of Oklahoma Pr, 1977


Trade paperback. In near fine condition. Being a correct and impartial narrative of the chase, trial, capture and execution of Henry Plummer's notorious road agent band. View more info

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The Vigilantes of Montana

By: Thomas J Dimsdale

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma, 1972


Hardcover. In near fine condition, with a good DJ that shows some wear, now in mylar. Ninth printing. Part of the Western Frontier Library. Being a correct and impartial narrative of the chase, trial, capture and execution of Henry Plummer's notorious road agent band. View more info

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The Vigilantes of Montana or Popular Justice in the Rocky Mountains

By: Thomas J Dimsdale

Price: $60.00

Publisher: McKee Publishing, 1950


Hardcover, no DJ. Twelfth printing, revised. In very good condition, edges lightly bumped, name on front endpaper. Being a correct and impartial narrative of the chase, trial, capture and execution of Henry Plummer's notorious road agent band. Together with Accounts of the LIves and Crimes of Many of the Robbers and Desperadoes, the Whole Being Interspersed with Sketches of Life in the Mining Camps of the "Far West". Adams - Six Guns (R) - #596. Contains a fold-o... View more info

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The Villista Prisoners of 1916-17

By: Hurst, James W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Las Cruces, NM, U.S.A., Barbed Wire Publishing, 2000

Edition: First Edition


Trade paperback. Yucca Tree Press, 2000, first printing. In near fine condition, errata notes included. Columbus, New Mexico, is a very small town on the border of Mexico. Pancho Villa raided them on March 9, 1916. This is about the men who attacked Columbus - and were recruited by gunpoint and told to fight or be shot. They were captured by Black Jack Pershing. Who were they? What was their purpose? Were they guilty? Was justice done? View more info

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The War on Powder River The History of an Insurrection

By: Helena Huntington Smith

Price: $50.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill, 1966

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. In very good condition, minor spotting on top page edges. DJ is good, has minor chipping and creasing a 3/4 inch closed tear at top of rear panel, price has been clipped, now in mylar cover. A very good account of the events that led to the Johnson County War (Wyoming), the invasion and the aftermath. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #2048. View more info

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The Western Peace Officer A Legacy of Law and Order

By: Frank Richard Prassel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma, 1981


Hardcover. In near fine condition. DJ is in mylar. The peace officer of the old west was no better or worse than any other resident of the town. His work was routine. But the media changed that. View more info

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The Wild Bunch at Robbers Roost

By: Baker, Pearl

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Abelard-Schuman, 1971


Hardcover. In near fine condition, front endpapers lightly toned from lain-in newspaper clipping. DJ is very good and covered in mylar. Includes a newspaper advertisement dated Jan. 1, 1972, for this book. Pearl Baker's family's ranch included Robbers Roost and she heard many of the legends and knew many people who remembered the outlaws. Additional research resulted in this book. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #121. View more info

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The Wyoming Lynching of Cattle Kate, 1889

By: Hufsmith, George W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Glendo, Wyoming, U.S.A., High Plains Pr, 1993


Trade paperback. In very good condition. Did Cattle Kate (Ellen Watson) barter sex for calves or was she an independent woman ahead of her time who homesteaded in the wrong place? Did Averell run a bawdyhouse or was this dispute really about land and water rights? Why were six politically powerful cattlemen who committed the crime never punished? What really happened to the witnesses who mysteriously disappeared and died? View more info

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Tom Horn: Blood on the Moon Dark History of the Murderous Cattle Detective

By: Carlson, Chip

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Glendo, Wyoming, U.S.A., High Plains Pr, 2001


Trade paperback. As new. Tom Horn was a notorious cattle detective. Did Tom Horn kill Willie Nickell? He was a death sentence to rustlers and the devil incarnate to homesteaders in late nineteenth century Wyoming. View more info

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Tombstone: A Chronicle in Perspective

By: Ledoux, Gary

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Trafford, 2002

Edition: First Edition


Softcover. Stated first edition. As new. Has a "Tombstone Time-Line Concept" in this book, showing events related to Tombstone and its citizens, alongside other Old West, world, national and pop-culture events tha helps define the old west and how it all fits together. View more info

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Under Cover for Wells Fargo The Unvarnished Recollections of Fred Dodge

By: Carolyn Lake

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, 1969

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. In very good condition, minor corner bumping, slight slant to spine, previous owner markings on front endpaper and half-title page, some minor soiling to outside page edges. DJ has some minor chipping and creasing, now in mylar cover. Stated first printing. Fred Dodge was an under-cover detective for the Wells Fargo freight/stage line, spending early years in Tombstone, Arizona, where he knew and was a friend of Wyatt Earp and his brothers. Adams - Six Guns (R... View more info

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Under Cover for Wells Fargo: The Unvarnished Recollections of Fred Dodge

By: Lake, Carolyn

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A., Univ of Oklahoma Pr, 1998

Edition: First Thus


Hardcover. As new. Reprint edition reissued in 1998, stated first edition by University of Oklahoma. Fred Dodge (1854-1938) was a Wells Fargo secret agent for fifty years, friend of Wyatt Earp, and fast man with a gun. This is his memoir. View more info

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Vigilante!

By: Burrows, William E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1976

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. In very good condition, with a good DJ, has a small tear, small soil mark on back and some leftover glue from tag on front, now in mylar. Stated first edition. The stories of Americans - then and now - guarding each other! View more info

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Vigilantes of Wyoming

By: Stan Gustafson

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Carlton Press, 1971


Hardcover, no DJ. In very good condition. Lynchings and other Mob Activity, 1867-1910. Well researched history of vigilante actions in Wyoming. Includes: Rise of the Vigilantes, Wyoming Vigilantes in 1862-1870, Lynching Shooting and Mob Activities in Wyoming, Vigilante's Farewell. Dutch Charlie, Big Nose George Parrott, Bear River riot. View more info