River Of Blood

Author: William W. Johnstone
Publisher: Pinnacle Books
ISBN: 9780786039494
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Breck Wallace was tuning into a true mountain man on the American frontier.

A Line In The Sand

Author: Richard Brighton
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1456752235
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Nevertheless, this spectacle would allow the frontiersman, who was going from
location to location, to make some money. When the frontiersman would be
recognized, he would simply use the excuse, "Oh that was my cousin. We look
alike," or they would use other excuses with such a certainty that they would be
believed. Regardless of their suspicions, the party representatives would list their
names and use that list for a future return on their investment; and the
frontiersman would ...

The Frontiersman

Author: William W. Johnstone
Publisher: Pinnacle
ISBN: 0786036028
Size: 74.98 MB
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THE GREATEST WESTERN WRITERS OF THE 21ST CENTURY The first book in a magnificent new series by America’s bestselling Western writer: here is the towering saga of Breckenridge Wallace, a new breed of intrepid pioneer who helped forge a ...

The Frontiersmen

Author: Allen W. Eckert
Publisher: Jesse Stuart Foundation
ISBN: 1931672814
Size: 60.81 MB
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Like Kenton, Tecumseh was the paragon of his people's virtues, and the story of his life, in Allan Eckert's hands, reveals most profoundly the grandeur and the tragedy of the American Indian.No less importantly, The Frontiersmen is the ...

That Dark And Bloody River

Author: Allan Eckert
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 0307790460
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An epic novel by an award-winning author chronicles the settling of the Ohio River Valley, home to the defiant Shawnee Indians, who vow to defend their land against the seemingly unstoppable. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Buck Barry Texas Ranger And Frontiersman

Author: James Buckner Barry
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803270138
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instructed to demand of those who were in authority that all the Indians be moved
across the Red River. The agents and their employees were mad and sullen and
would not talk with me, although one did inform me that the Indians were frenzied
and that I was in danger. They did permit my companion and myself to sleep on
our blankets spread on the floor of the council house, which was a log cabin.
When the agents refused to talk business, I turned all my conversation to Captain
 ...

The Frontiersmen

Author: Allen W. Eckert
Publisher: Jesse Stuart Foundation
ISBN: 1931672814
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Eighteen years ago, when he was just fifteen, his entire family had been captured
by the French-led Indians who seized and burned Fort Granville on the Juniata
River of Pennsylvania near its junction with the Susque-hanna. His stepfather,
John Turner, had been tortured ... What it meant, he explained, was that their
blood became one and they were brothers and would vow to forever help and
protect one another at all times, regardless of risk. There weren't many people a
man could ...

Franciscan Frontiersmen

Author: Robert A. Kittle
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 0806158395
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Most were hunter-gatherers who moved their villages from place to place in
pursuit of the seasonal food supply.17 But tribes along the Colorado River, the
New River, and the Alamo River planted crops that were irrigated by annual
floodwaters. In contrast to the docile ... “At the first shot he darted into my hut,
spouting so much blood at the mouth and from his temples that I had hardly time
to absolve him and help him to meet his end,” Serra wrote in a letter to a
colleague in Mexico City.

Frontiersmen In Blue

Author: Robert Marshall Utley
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803295506
Size: 67.41 MB
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and routinely policing the reservation Paiutes.14 In 1862 a company marched
southward to Owen's River Valley to aid a squadron of cavalry from Los Angeles
in pacifying the Mono Paiutes, who had been tormented into hostility by white
settlers. After some blood had been spilled on both sides, the Indians subsided
into an uneasy complaisance, and from newly erected Camp Independence a
company of Californians kept watch on them for two years. ir> In 1864 and again
in 1865 ...

River Thieves

Author: Michael Crummey
Publisher: HMH
ISBN: 9780547349329
Size: 59.95 MB
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An enthralling story of great passion and suspense, vividly set in the stark Newfoundland landscape and driven by an extraordinary cast of characters, River Thieves captures both the vast sweep of history and the intimate lives of those ...