Cattle Kings of Texas, Limited Edition

By: Douglas, C. L

Price: $75.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Limited edition #23 of 50. Tan buckram with leather spine and gilt title. No slipcase.Boards slightly warped. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Cattle ranching and trail herds.Contents include: The first beef barons roamed the banks of the Jordan, Spanish rancheros cleared way for American stockmen, Shanghai Pierce, How the term maverick originated, they created a buffer state between two nations, How Abel Borden, Shanghai Pierces' nephew brought India's sacred cattle to America, How John Chisum fought Apaches and thieves to found a 200 mile cattle empire, JA Ranch of today stands as a monument to a man who faced frontier perils, Saga of the man who blazed the trail to outside markets in the 'fifties, Parson Slaughter fought Indians, branded calves, and preached with a pistol in his belt, Carved out an Empire in the trans-Pecos in midst of gun smoke and Indian raids, How the gift of a gun to an Indian saved the life of a Cattleman from the fate of a white prisoner.

Title: Cattle Kings of Texas, Limited Edition

Author Name: Douglas, C. L

Categories: History, Texana Westerns,

Publisher: State House Press: 1989-01-01

ISBN: 0938349465

ISBN 13: 9780938349464

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Missing

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 1-2-1409

Keywords: Cattle Cowboys Western Americana Ranchers history Texas,