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The Resource With the border ruffians : memories of the Far West, 1852-1868, by R.H. Williams ; edited by E.W. Williams ; with historical notes by Arthur J. Mayer and Joseph W. Snell

With the border ruffians : memories of the Far West, 1852-1868, by R.H. Williams ; edited by E.W. Williams ; with historical notes by Arthur J. Mayer and Joseph W. Snell

Label
With the border ruffians : memories of the Far West, 1852-1868
Title
With the border ruffians
Title remainder
memories of the Far West, 1852-1868
Statement of responsibility
by R.H. Williams ; edited by E.W. Williams ; with historical notes by Arthur J. Mayer and Joseph W. Snell
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/82
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E605
LC item number
.W72 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Label
With the border ruffians : memories of the Far West, 1852-1868, by R.H. Williams ; edited by E.W. Williams ; with historical notes by Arthur J. Mayer and Joseph W. Snell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: London : J. Murray, 1907
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book I. Western Virginia, 1852-54. Westward ho! -- A backwoodsman's home -- The farm on the bluestone -- The camp meeting -- Durance vile -- A dance and a fight -- On the road to Kansas -- Book II. Kansas in 1855-59 -- The rival parties -- With "the border ruffians" -- Claim-making , and squatter rights -- The fray at Monticello -- The capture of Miliner -- Last days in Kansas -- Kansas to Canada, and thence to Texas -- Book III. Texas, 1860-62 -- Prospecting -- An Indian foray -- The vigilance committee's work -- A rancher's Paradise -- Asa Minshul, preacher -- General Hood -- The horse-stealers -- Book IV. In the Confederate service. On the bushwhacker's track -- The fight-and after -- A ride for life -- The four Mexican deserters -- The cotton-stealers -- The raid into Mexico -- My friend goes home -- In command at last! -- A long scout -- Westfall's story -- The deserters surrender -- Water! Or we die! -- The Californian raiders -- The jumping "bucks" -- French of the Leona -- Book V. The break-up, and after. My company's last Indian fight -- Cattle-hunting on the Carisa -- The "prairie schooner" on the hill -- Cattle-dealing in Mexico -- Droving to New Orleans -- A Texan railway -- Cattle in small compass
Control code
8475501
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxii, 490 pages, [10] pages of plates
Isbn
9780803247215
Lccn
82008400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Item laid in: 1 notecard listing page marked with post-it note. Paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)8475501
Label
With the border ruffians : memories of the Far West, 1852-1868, by R.H. Williams ; edited by E.W. Williams ; with historical notes by Arthur J. Mayer and Joseph W. Snell
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: London : J. Murray, 1907
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book I. Western Virginia, 1852-54. Westward ho! -- A backwoodsman's home -- The farm on the bluestone -- The camp meeting -- Durance vile -- A dance and a fight -- On the road to Kansas -- Book II. Kansas in 1855-59 -- The rival parties -- With "the border ruffians" -- Claim-making , and squatter rights -- The fray at Monticello -- The capture of Miliner -- Last days in Kansas -- Kansas to Canada, and thence to Texas -- Book III. Texas, 1860-62 -- Prospecting -- An Indian foray -- The vigilance committee's work -- A rancher's Paradise -- Asa Minshul, preacher -- General Hood -- The horse-stealers -- Book IV. In the Confederate service. On the bushwhacker's track -- The fight-and after -- A ride for life -- The four Mexican deserters -- The cotton-stealers -- The raid into Mexico -- My friend goes home -- In command at last! -- A long scout -- Westfall's story -- The deserters surrender -- Water! Or we die! -- The Californian raiders -- The jumping "bucks" -- French of the Leona -- Book V. The break-up, and after. My company's last Indian fight -- Cattle-hunting on the Carisa -- The "prairie schooner" on the hill -- Cattle-dealing in Mexico -- Droving to New Orleans -- A Texan railway -- Cattle in small compass
Control code
8475501
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxii, 490 pages, [10] pages of plates
Isbn
9780803247215
Lccn
82008400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Item laid in: 1 notecard listing page marked with post-it note. Paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)8475501

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