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The Resource A lawless breed : John Wesley Hardin, Texas Reconstruction, and violence in the Wild West, by Chuck Parsons and Norman Wayne Brown

A lawless breed : John Wesley Hardin, Texas Reconstruction, and violence in the Wild West, by Chuck Parsons and Norman Wayne Brown

Label
A lawless breed : John Wesley Hardin, Texas Reconstruction, and violence in the Wild West
Title
A lawless breed
Title remainder
John Wesley Hardin, Texas Reconstruction, and violence in the Wild West
Statement of responsibility
by Chuck Parsons and Norman Wayne Brown
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Wesley Hardin! His name spread terror in much of Texas in the years following the Civil War as the most wanted fugitive with a 4000 reward on his head. A Texas Ranger wrote that he killed men just to see them kick. Hardin began his killing career in the late 1860s and remained a wanted man until his capture in 1877 by Texas Rangers and Florida law officials. He certainly killed twenty men; some credited him with killing forty or more. After sixteen years in Huntsville prison he was pardoned by Governor Hogg. For a short while he avoided trouble and roamed westward, eventually establishing
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
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Parsons, Chuck
Dewey number
976.4/05092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
F391.H38
LC item number
P37 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brown, Norman Wayne
Series statement
Number 14 in the A.C. Greene series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hardin, John Wesley
  • Outlaws
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • Texas
  • Violence
  • Hardin, John Wesley
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Outlaws
  • Violence
  • Texas
  • United States
Label
A lawless breed : John Wesley Hardin, Texas Reconstruction, and violence in the Wild West, by Chuck Parsons and Norman Wayne Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
First blood -- Gunfire in Hill County -- Mexico or Kansas? -- Shedding blood in Kansas -- The Texas State Police -- Capture and escape -- The end of Jack Helm -- Killing intensifies -- A "bully from Canada" -- Fighting Waller's Texas Rangers -- Leaving the Lone Star State -- Troubles in Florida -- "Texas, by God!" -- Hardin on trial -- Huntsville and punishment -- Dreams of a future -- Seeing Jane again -- A full pardon -- Attorney at law, J.W. Hardin -- Troubles in Pecos -- Troubles in El Paso -- "I'll meet you smoking" -- The youngest brother -- End of the gunfighters
Control code
852899348
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 490 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781574415155
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)852899348
Label
A lawless breed : John Wesley Hardin, Texas Reconstruction, and violence in the Wild West, by Chuck Parsons and Norman Wayne Brown
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
First blood -- Gunfire in Hill County -- Mexico or Kansas? -- Shedding blood in Kansas -- The Texas State Police -- Capture and escape -- The end of Jack Helm -- Killing intensifies -- A "bully from Canada" -- Fighting Waller's Texas Rangers -- Leaving the Lone Star State -- Troubles in Florida -- "Texas, by God!" -- Hardin on trial -- Huntsville and punishment -- Dreams of a future -- Seeing Jane again -- A full pardon -- Attorney at law, J.W. Hardin -- Troubles in Pecos -- Troubles in El Paso -- "I'll meet you smoking" -- The youngest brother -- End of the gunfighters
Control code
852899348
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 490 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781574415155
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)852899348

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