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The Life and Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok

J. W. Buel

The Life and Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok

by J. W. Buel

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Published by Proofmark .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9557589M
    ISBN 101928757057
    ISBN 109781928757054

    My rating for The Life and Adventures of Calamity Jane: A Short Memoir is based more on its historical novelty than any literary pretension, of which it has none. This 5 page booklet was originally sold in the s as a souvenir book at Calamity Jane's appearances with the Kohl & Middleton Dime Museum, a traveling side show/5. Joseph G. Rosa, (), is the author of the definitive biography of Wild Bill Hickok, They Called Him Wild Bill: The Life and Adventures of James Butler Hickok, as well as The Gunfighter: Man or Myth? And (with Waldo E. Koop) Rowdy Joe Lowe: Gambler with a Gun, all published by the University of Oklahoma Press.

    Bill thinks it could be linked to a recent stage coach robbery. An empty stage coach rides into town Bill finds the body of a guard on board and all the silver missing. Hickok arranges for an extra large ingot of silver to be cast and sent out on the coach. As the coach leaves Bill notices one of the locals Sandy Smith riding out in a hurry. Wild Bill – The Story of James Butler Hickok gives the accounts of the life and adventures of the man who was known as Wild Bill. About the Author Donald Aday is a writer and artist living and working in the Northwestern United States.

    Buy Wild Bill and His Era: The Life and Adventures of James Butler Hickok by William Elsey Connelley, Charles Moreau Harger (Introduction by) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 7 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Hickok may have started the Wild West Show, but he never performed in Buffalo Bill Cody's troupe. Throughout the book, the author often has little to write about Hickok and fills most of the text with background on the people who passed through the gunman's life "and deserve a detour here."Author: Tom Clavin.


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The Life and Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok by J. W. Buel Download PDF EPUB FB2

“They Called Him Wild Bill”, The Life and Adventures of James Butler Hickok, by Joseph G. Rosa This is a well-researched text that succeeds in presenting Hickok pretty much as he was – which is to say it does a good job of debunking more than a hundred years of Cited by: 6.

“They Called Him Wild Bill”, The Life and Adventures of James Butler Hickok, by Joseph G. Rosa This is a well-researched text that succeeds in presenting Hickok pretty much as he was – which is to say it does a good job of debunking more than a hundred years of /5(64).

The Life & Legend of Wild Bill Hickok As Luke Hemsworth steps into the role of Wild Bill Hickok on the big screen, we take a look at the dramatic life of the legendary gunslinger. Author:Author: Tim Ott. Joseph G. Rosa was a historian of the Wild West, author, and the chief biographer of Wild Bill Hickok as well as several other figures of this period.

Books by Joseph G. Rosa More /5. WILD BILL The True Story of the American Frontier’s First Gunfighter By Tom Clavin. To succeed as a gunfighter in the American West, it helped to. With Guy Madison, Andy Devine, Sam Flint, William Haade.

Hickok rode Buckshot while pound Jingles rode Joker. Jingles described Hickok as "the bravest, strongest, fightingest U.S.

Marshal in the whole West." And that's about it: he beat up /10(). Wild Bill and His Era The Life & Adventures of James Butler Hickok Author Connelley William Elsey Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good+ Jacket condition Very Good Edition First Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher Press of the Pioneers Place Book Edition: First Edition.

Joseph Rosa is the foremost authority on Wild Bill Hickok. Among his books are Wild Bill Hickok: The Man and His Myth; They Called Him Wild Bill: The Life and Adventures of James Butler Hickok; and The West of Wild Bill Hickok. Thadd Turner is another good source for Hickok with Wild Bill Hickok: Deadwood City—End of Trail.

The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok is an American Western television series which ran for eight seasons from Ap through Septem The Screen Gems series began in syndication, but ran on CBS from throughand, at the same time, on ABC from through The Kellogg's cereal company was the show's national sponsor.

The series was also exported to Australia Country of origin: United States. Synopsis Profiles the life and career of the American scout, U.S. marshal and wild west showman. About the Author Joseph G. Rosa, (), is the author of the definitive biography of Wild Bill Hickok, They Called Him Wild Bill: The Life and Adventures of James Butler Hickok, as well as 4/5(56).

Martha Jane Cannary (May 1, – August 1, ), better known as Calamity Jane, was an American frontierswoman known for being an acquaintance of Wild Bill Hickok's. Late in her life, she appeared in Buffalo Bill's Wild West show and at the Pan-American is said to have exhibited compassion to others, especially to the sick and tion: Army scout, explorer, performer, dance.

InWild Bill Hickok faced one of the toughest opponents of his life: A furious bear. As Encyclopedia Britannica tells us, Hickok was working with the creators of the Pony Express as a teamster (he was way too large to be a rider), when his wagon encountered a furry, ursine roadblock.

Hickok decided to shoot the bear, which immediately proved to be a bad : Pauli Poisuo. : They Called Him Wild Bill: The Life and Adventures of James Butler Hickok: pp. Tightly bound.

Spine not compromised. Text is free of markings. No ownership markings. One small impression dent to back cover along with a light, minor ding at heal of spine. If not for these two minor cosmetic detractions the appearance is very close to near : $ Inaccording to a story told by James WIlliam Buel in Life and Marvelous Adventures of Wild Bill, the Scout (), Hickok was involved in a gunfight with four men in Jefferson County, Nebraska.

He killed three of them and wounded the fourth, while only receiving a wound to his own shoulder. Wild Bill and His Era: The Life & Adventures of James Butler Hickok Author Connelley, William Elsey Book condition Used - Good+ Jacket condition No Jacket Quantity available 1 Edition First Edition Publisher The Press of the Pioneers Place of Publication New York Date published Keywords Kansas Topeka Old West Outlaws Lawmen Americana Book Edition: First Edition.

About the Author. Joseph G. Rosa, (–), is the author of the definitive biography of Wild Bill Hickok, They Called Him Wild Bill: The Life and Adventures of James Butler Hickok, as well as The Gunfighter: Man or Myth?And (with Waldo E. Koop) Rowdy Joe Lowe: Gambler with a Gun, all published by the University of Oklahoma Press/5(62).

Joseph G. Rosa has spent over 40 years researching the truths, myths and legends of Wild Bill Hickok. He has produced five books on the subject, including, They Called Him Wild Bill: The Life and Adventures of James Butler Hickok, which many consider the definitive Hickok rarely sits for interviews, so when co-editor and fellow Wild Bill scholar, Thadd Turner conducted the.

Rosa, an Englishman, published a new biography of Hickok inwhich I haven't seen, but THEY CALLED HIM WILD BILL is certainly a thorough, and perhaps definitive, biography of this larger-than-life gunfighter. Hickok came to Kansas from Illinois as an 18 year old and got a job driving wagons on the Santa Fe by: 6.

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of Living in a Small Rural Western Australian Town and some Wicked Adventures with Wild Warrior Bill. Joseph G.

Rosa, (–), is the author of the definitive biography of Wild Bill Hickok, They Called Him Wild Bill: The Life and Adventures of James Butler Hickok, as well as The Gunfighter: Man or Myth. And (with Waldo E. Koop) Rowdy Joe Lowe: Gambler with a Gun, all published by the University of Oklahoma : University of Oklahoma Press.

Get this from a library! They called him Wild Bill: the life and adventures of James Butler Hickok. [Joseph G Rosa] -- A revision of a biography of James Butler Hickok, better known as "Wild Bill," drawing from materials held by Hickok family members to provide accurate information about .ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed.

Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Wild Bill himself --Wild Bill's marksmanship --The Hickok family: Wild Bill leaves home --Early life in the West --Adventures on the Santa Fe trail --Wild Bill kills McCanles --How Wild Bill got his name --Preliminary services in Missouri for the.They Called Him Wild Bill (Paperback) The Life and Adventures of James Butler Hickok.

By Joseph G. Rosa. University of Oklahoma Press,pp. Publication Date: Ap