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The Resource Riding Lucifer's Line : Ranger deaths along the Texas-Mexico border, by Bob Alexander ; with foreword by Byron A. Johnson

Riding Lucifer's Line : Ranger deaths along the Texas-Mexico border, by Bob Alexander ; with foreword by Byron A. Johnson

Label
Riding Lucifer's Line : Ranger deaths along the Texas-Mexico border
Title
Riding Lucifer's Line
Title remainder
Ranger deaths along the Texas-Mexico border
Statement of responsibility
by Bob Alexander ; with foreword by Byron A. Johnson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Texas-Mexico border is trouble. Haphazardly splashing across the meandering Rio Grande into Mexico is-or at least can be-risky business, hazardous to one's health and well-being. Kirby W. Dendy, the Chief of Texas Rangers, corroborates the sobering reality: "As their predecessors for over one hundred forty years before them did, today's Texas Rangers continue to battle violence and transnational criminals along the Texas-Mexico border." In Riding Lucifer's Line, Bob Alexander, in his characteristic storytelling style, surveys the personal tragedies of twenty-five Texas Rangers who made th
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alexander, Bob
Dewey number
976.4/05
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F391
LC item number
.A29 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Number 11 in the Frances B. Vick series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Texas Rangers
  • Texas Rangers
  • Texas Rangers
  • Peace officers
  • Law enforcement
  • Law enforcement
  • Texas
  • Mexican-American Border Region
  • Mexican-American Border Region
  • Texas Rangers
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Law enforcement
  • North America
  • Texas
Label
Riding Lucifer's Line : Ranger deaths along the Texas-Mexico border, by Bob Alexander ; with foreword by Byron A. Johnson
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
The Frontier Battalion era, 1874/1901 -- Photo gallery, Texas Ranger Hall of Fame & Museum -- Sonny Smith, 1875 -- John E. McBride and Conrad E. Mortimer, 1877 -- Samuel "Sam" Frazier, 1878 -- George R. "Red" Bingham, 1880 -- Frank Sieker, 1885 -- Charles H.V. Fusselman, 1890 -- John F. Gravis, 1890 -- Robert E. Doaty, 1892 -- Frank Jones, 1893 -- Joseph McKidrict, 1894 -- Ernest St. Leon, 1898 -- The Ranger Force era, 1901/1935 -- Photo gallery, Texas Ranger Hall of Fame & Museum -- W. Emmett Robuck, 1902 -- Thomas Jefferson Goff, 1905 -- Quirl Bailey Carnes, 1910 -- Grover Scott Russell, 1913 -- Eugene B. Hulen, 1915 -- Robert Lee Burdett, 1915 -- William P. Stillwell, 1918 -- Joe Robert Shaw, 1918 -- Lenn T. Sadler, 1918 -- Delbert "Tim" Timberlake, 1918 -- T.E. Paul Perkins, 1918 -- William M. Alsobrook, 1919 -- Joseph B. Buchanan, 1921
Control code
844940582
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 404 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781574415131
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
492323
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)844940582
Label
Riding Lucifer's Line : Ranger deaths along the Texas-Mexico border, by Bob Alexander ; with foreword by Byron A. Johnson
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
The Frontier Battalion era, 1874/1901 -- Photo gallery, Texas Ranger Hall of Fame & Museum -- Sonny Smith, 1875 -- John E. McBride and Conrad E. Mortimer, 1877 -- Samuel "Sam" Frazier, 1878 -- George R. "Red" Bingham, 1880 -- Frank Sieker, 1885 -- Charles H.V. Fusselman, 1890 -- John F. Gravis, 1890 -- Robert E. Doaty, 1892 -- Frank Jones, 1893 -- Joseph McKidrict, 1894 -- Ernest St. Leon, 1898 -- The Ranger Force era, 1901/1935 -- Photo gallery, Texas Ranger Hall of Fame & Museum -- W. Emmett Robuck, 1902 -- Thomas Jefferson Goff, 1905 -- Quirl Bailey Carnes, 1910 -- Grover Scott Russell, 1913 -- Eugene B. Hulen, 1915 -- Robert Lee Burdett, 1915 -- William P. Stillwell, 1918 -- Joe Robert Shaw, 1918 -- Lenn T. Sadler, 1918 -- Delbert "Tim" Timberlake, 1918 -- T.E. Paul Perkins, 1918 -- William M. Alsobrook, 1919 -- Joseph B. Buchanan, 1921
Control code
844940582
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 404 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781574415131
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
492323
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)844940582

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