The Resource John Ringo, king of the cowboys : his life and times from the Hoo Doo War to Tombstone, David Johnson

John Ringo, king of the cowboys : his life and times from the Hoo Doo War to Tombstone, David Johnson

Label
John Ringo, king of the cowboys : his life and times from the Hoo Doo War to Tombstone
Title
John Ringo, king of the cowboys
Title remainder
his life and times from the Hoo Doo War to Tombstone
Statement of responsibility
David Johnson
Title variation
King of the cowboys
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Ringo fought and killed for what he believed was right. As a teenager, Ringo was rushed into sudden adulthood when his father was killed tragically in the midst of the family's overland trek to California. As a young man he became embroiled in the blood feud turbulence of post-Reconstruction Texas. This title offers information on Ringo
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CCO
Dewey number
979.02092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F786.R57
LC item number
J64 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
A.C. Greene series
Series volume
no. 6
Label
John Ringo, king of the cowboys : his life and times from the Hoo Doo War to Tombstone, David Johnson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 332-350) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Half Title; Frontispiece; Title Page; Dedication; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1. "A Hamlet among outlaws"; Chapter 2. "passionate, domineering and dangerous"; Chapter 3. "Ringo & Pryor"; Chapter 4. "I pray God we may get along safely"; Chapter 5. "Mrs. Mary Ringo, Proprietress"; Chapter 6. "The people he fell in with were fighters"; Chapter 7. "back-shooting border scum and thieves"; Chapter 8. "The mob has been operating some"; Chapter 9. "Hell has broke loose up here"; Chapter 10. "alias Long John"; Chapter 11. "State of Texas vs. John Ringo."
  • Chapter 12. "brave and fearless"Chapter 13. "disrupting a young economy"; Chapter 14. "and a stray cat"; Chapter 15. "as well known as Satan himself"; Chapter 16. "John R. Godalmighty"; Chapter 17. "a killer and professional cutthroat"; Chapter 18. "armed with a Henry side"; Chapter 19. "the sympathy of the border people seems to be with them"; Chapter 20. "desperate and dangerous"; Chapter 21. "we have seen that he lied"; Chapter 22. "Ringo ... the
Control code
ocn567923871
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 366 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441609168
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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207534
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24422344
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)567923871
  • ebsco1441609164

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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