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The Resource Louis L'Amour's wild West : an illustrated celebration of America's favorite writer of Westerns, Bruce Wexler

Louis L'Amour's wild West : an illustrated celebration of America's favorite writer of Westerns, Bruce Wexler

Label
Louis L'Amour's wild West : an illustrated celebration of America's favorite writer of Westerns
Title
Louis L'Amour's wild West
Title remainder
an illustrated celebration of America's favorite writer of Westerns
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Wexler
Title variation
Wild West
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Brings Louis L{u2019}Amour{u2019}s world to life in an illustrated guide to his work, the era, and the region in which his books were set
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Wexler, Bruce
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • L'Amour, Louis
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
Label
Louis L'Amour's wild West : an illustrated celebration of America's favorite writer of Westerns, Bruce Wexler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes filmography (p. 188-191)
Contents
The laureate of the lariat -- The way West -- Mountain men -- Law and order in the West: outlaws and lawmen -- The age of the gunfighter -- Gambling -- Gunfighter profiles -- The Mormons -- Cowboys and Indians. Charles Goodnight ; Louis L'Amour's Indians -- The buffalo hunters -- Great institutions of the West. The Texas Rangers ; Pinkerton's National Detective Agency -- The Civil War -- Wells Fargo & Co. -- Gold diggers -- Western towns -- The railroad -- Western women
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9781620876534
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • sky255531753
  • (OCoLC)816030256
  • 849835
Label
Louis L'Amour's wild West : an illustrated celebration of America's favorite writer of Westerns, Bruce Wexler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes filmography (p. 188-191)
Contents
The laureate of the lariat -- The way West -- Mountain men -- Law and order in the West: outlaws and lawmen -- The age of the gunfighter -- Gambling -- Gunfighter profiles -- The Mormons -- Cowboys and Indians. Charles Goodnight ; Louis L'Amour's Indians -- The buffalo hunters -- Great institutions of the West. The Texas Rangers ; Pinkerton's National Detective Agency -- The Civil War -- Wells Fargo & Co. -- Gold diggers -- Western towns -- The railroad -- Western women
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9781620876534
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • sky255531753
  • (OCoLC)816030256
  • 849835

Library Locations

    • Des Moines Public Library CentralBorrow it
      1000 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50309, US
      41.5860906 -93.63119350000001
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