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Author May, Robin.

Title Gunfighters / Robin May.

Publication Info. Greenwich, Conn. : Bison Books ; New York : Distributed by Frederick Fell Publishers, 1983.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Odell PL Adult Non-Fiction - MORG-7  364.09 MAY    AVAILABLE
Description 160 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 158) and index.
Contents Gentlemen gunmen. -- Guns and gunmakers. -- Pistols from the Pecos to the red. -- Frontier fighters. -- Sheriffs, marshals and shootists. -- Riding shotgun. -- The long riders. -- Gansters and G-men.
Summary Through the use of photographs and text this book describes the "history of the gunfighter from the early duellists through the Wild West era to the automobile-borne bandits of rural America ... also describes in ... detail the weapons ... used and the legendary men and firms who made them"--Fly-leaf.
Subject Firearms -- West (U.S.)
Robbers and outlaws -- West (U.S.)
Firearms. (OCoLC)fst00925573
Outlaws -- West (U.S.)
West (U.S.) -- Biography.
United States, West. (OCoLC)fst01243255
West (U.S.) -- History.
Genre/Form Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
ISBN 0811905527

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