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Cowboys and the Wild West

An A-Z Guide from the Chisholm Trail to the Silver Screen

by Don Cusic

  • 224 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Checkmark Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - 19th Century/Old West,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • United States - General,
  • Cowboys,
  • Cowhands,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Frontier and pioneer life,
  • West (U.S.)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11359204M
    ISBN 100816030308
    ISBN 109780816030309

      The most surprising thing about homosexuality in the Old West is not that it was rare in the rugged, macho world of the cowboy, but that it was so common and so not a big deal. That’s a complete reversal of the popular notion that the West was populated by virile, heroic men who could live for months on the open range with little more than. Wild West, Cowboys & Buffalos 9 Day Family Holiday from Salt Lake City to Rapid City or Denver with Trafalgar. Book online and enjoy exclusive savings on Trafalgar's 9 Day Wild West, Cowboys & Buffalos. Trot through Montana's Big Sky Country and watch as Old Faithful spouts steam in Yellowstone.

      Sounds like a typical tall tale of the Wild West and that’s probably what it is. But it apparently does contain a kernel of truth. In , Harry McClure claimed that as a boy he knew the two cowboys from the story later in their lives, and they had told him a different version of the events. People all over the world like to dress, walk, and talk the way they think American cowboys did in the heyday of the Wild West. What were the cowboys really like? Newbery Medallist Russell Freedman provides a vivid look at the proud, young men who inspired the legend - the old-time, trail-driving cowboys in the late nineteenth century. Cowboys of the Wild West () by Russell Freedman5/5(1).

    Discover how the Texas revolution (), then the Civil War, and finally the coming of the railroad changed the way cowboys lived and worked. Find out the difference between "buckaroos," "vaqueros," "waddies," and "broncobusters." With this inexpensive, educational coloring book, youngsters can learn all about the stories of some of the most colorful figures in our national heritage. Start in Salt Lake City and end in Denver! With the discovery tour Wild West Cowboys and Buffalos end Denver, you have a 9 day tour package taking you through Salt Lake City, USA and 8 other destinations in USA. Wild West Cowboys and Buffalos end Denver includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more/5(3).


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Cowboys and the Wild West by Don Cusic Download PDF EPUB FB2

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