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The Resource The real wild west : the 101 Ranch and the creation of the American West, Michael Wallis

The real wild west : the 101 Ranch and the creation of the American West, Michael Wallis

Label
The real wild west : the 101 Ranch and the creation of the American West
Title
The real wild west
Title remainder
the 101 Ranch and the creation of the American West
Statement of responsibility
Michael Wallis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Founded in 1893, the 101 Ranch was famous across the country for its touring Wild West shows, which featured countless cowboys and cowgirls, including Buffalo Bill, Geronimo, and Bill Pickett. Playing to packed arenas from coast to coast, and even in Europe, the 101 Ranch show came to embody the spirit of the frontier for the entire nation
Summary
Chronicles the origin of the Wild West myth
Award
  • Oklahoma Book Award for Nonfiction, 2000.
  • Spur Award for Contemporary Nonfiction, 2000.
  • Western Heritage Award for Outstanding Nonfiction Book, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
Biography type
contains biographical information
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154670
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.6/24
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
F704.A15
LC item number
W34 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
9.9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
adult
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the 101 Ranch and the creation of the American West
Label
The real wild west : the 101 Ranch and the creation of the American West, Michael Wallis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 611-624) and 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
  • Hear the Wind Blow.
  • Portrait: Under the Black Flag
  • Ch. 4.
  • Kentucky Farewell.
  • Portrait: The South's Avenging Angel
  • Ch. 5.
  • California Bound.
  • Portrait: Ned Buntline
  • Ch. 6.
  • Home on the Range.
  • Introduction: The Hundred and One
  • Portrait: "Wild Bill"
  • Ch. 7.
  • Prairie City.
  • Portrait: The Bandit Queen
  • Ch. 8.
  • Gone to Texas.
  • Portrait: Jesse Chisholm's Trail
  • Ch. 9.
  • Trails South.
  • Portrait: The Hanging Judge, Frontier Vigilantes, and Stone-cold Killers
  • Ch. 1.
  • Ch. 10.
  • San Saba Country.
  • Portrait: Cowboys
  • Ch. 11.
  • The Cowboy's Dream.
  • Portrait: Standing Bear: Chief of the Poncas
  • Kentucky Home.
  • Portrait: Daniel Boone: America's First "Cowboy"
  • Ch. 2.
  • Rebel Child.
  • Portrait: P.T. Barnum Invents the Wild West
  • Ch. 3.
Control code
ocm40305646
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 652 pages
Isbn
9780312263812
Lccn
98050522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
(OCoLC)40305646
Label
The real wild west : the 101 Ranch and the creation of the American West, Michael Wallis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 611-624) and 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
  • Hear the Wind Blow.
  • Portrait: Under the Black Flag
  • Ch. 4.
  • Kentucky Farewell.
  • Portrait: The South's Avenging Angel
  • Ch. 5.
  • California Bound.
  • Portrait: Ned Buntline
  • Ch. 6.
  • Home on the Range.
  • Introduction: The Hundred and One
  • Portrait: "Wild Bill"
  • Ch. 7.
  • Prairie City.
  • Portrait: The Bandit Queen
  • Ch. 8.
  • Gone to Texas.
  • Portrait: Jesse Chisholm's Trail
  • Ch. 9.
  • Trails South.
  • Portrait: The Hanging Judge, Frontier Vigilantes, and Stone-cold Killers
  • Ch. 1.
  • Ch. 10.
  • San Saba Country.
  • Portrait: Cowboys
  • Ch. 11.
  • The Cowboy's Dream.
  • Portrait: Standing Bear: Chief of the Poncas
  • Kentucky Home.
  • Portrait: Daniel Boone: America's First "Cowboy"
  • Ch. 2.
  • Rebel Child.
  • Portrait: P.T. Barnum Invents the Wild West
  • Ch. 3.
Control code
ocm40305646
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 652 pages
Isbn
9780312263812
Lccn
98050522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
(OCoLC)40305646

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