The Resource Tales of badmen, bad women, and bad places : four centuries of Texas outlawry, C.F. Eckhardt

Tales of badmen, bad women, and bad places : four centuries of Texas outlawry, C.F. Eckhardt

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Tales of badmen, bad women, and bad places : four centuries of Texas outlawry
Title
Tales of badmen, bad women, and bad places
Title remainder
four centuries of Texas outlawry
Statement of responsibility
C.F. Eckhardt
Title variation
Tales of bad men, bad women, and bad places
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Language
eng
Summary
Presents twenty-one true stories and legends about outlaws in Texas history, including such famous and lesser-known figures as Bonnie and Clyde, Judge Roy Bean, John Wesley Hardin, the Yokums of the Big Thicket, and the Papworths of Erath County
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.4
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F386.6
LC item number
.E25 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Tales of badmen, bad women, and bad places : four centuries of Texas outlawry, C.F. Eckhardt
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Tales of badmen, bad women, and bad places : four centuries of Texas outlawry, C.F. Eckhardt
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-210) and index
Contents
For starters ... -- In the beginning ... -- Texas's first claim-jumper -- The murder of Juan Jose Zevallos -- The murderous Yocums of the Big Thicket -- A lake called "Haunted" -- The man who became Judge Roy Bean -- The silver at Lockhart -- How Elgin got its name -- Gone like Lottie's eye -- Who was John Wesley Hardin, anyway -- and why do people say such awful things about him? -- The great gunfight that wasn't -- The ballad of Sam Bass -- The murder of Ben Thompson -- The Devil's Disciple of Waco -- The peculiar incident of the Public Arch -- The Wild Bunch in Texas -- Gregorio Cortez -- The unfortunate circumstances surrounding the Moral Motion Picture Film Company -- The badman nobody knows -- When Santa Claus robbed the bank -- The real story of Bonnie and Clyde -- Jennifer is waiting -- Where these stories came from
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40200324
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780896724204
Isbn Type
(paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
98048223
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Rollo Newsom, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-085). Paperbound.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Transfer from the Center for the Study of the Southwest, 2013. Paperbound.
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