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Age of the gunfighter

Joseph G. Rosa

Age of the gunfighter

men and weapons on the frontier, 1840-1900

by Joseph G. Rosa

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Published by Tiger Books International in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.),
  • Firearms -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century.,
  • West (U.S.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoseph G. Rosa ; with artifacts from the Gene Autry Western Heritage Museum and the Buffalo Bill Historical Center.
    SeriesThe taming of the West, The taming of the West
    ContributionsGene Autry Western Heritage Museum., Buffalo Bill Historical Center.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF596
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17267816M
    ISBN 101855018500
    OCLC/WorldCa43012581

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A difficult book to read, but only because of its physical size. An educational & well illustrated with vintage pictures & photos of vintage weapons commonly used in the era. The book focuses on the gunfighter era from through & lays to rest much of the myths with contemporary newspaper articles, references to other works of frontier /5.

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Dime novels depicted an era populated with dance hall girls and proper Victorian women as well as outlaws and lawmen who followed the code of the West and settled disputes with gunfights.

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Rosa Softcover. Condition is Good. Small defect on front cover (see last picture). No rips or tears, non smoking home. Shipped with USPS Media Rating: % positive.