Billy the Kid: Wild West Outlaw

Billy the Kid: Wild West Outlaw

by Elaine Landau
     
 
Though he only lived to the age of twenty-one, Billy the Kid had made quite a name for himself by the time of his death. A ruthless outlaw, the Kid stole cattle and killed as many as twenty-one men -- one for every year of his life.

In Billy the Kid: Wild West Outlaw, Elaine Landau describes how young Henry McCarty, born in New York City, was cast into the

Overview

Though he only lived to the age of twenty-one, Billy the Kid had made quite a name for himself by the time of his death. A ruthless outlaw, the Kid stole cattle and killed as many as twenty-one men -- one for every year of his life.

In Billy the Kid: Wild West Outlaw, Elaine Landau describes how young Henry McCarty, born in New York City, was cast into the rough-and-tumble Old West and came out a legend. The author explores all aspects of the Kid's life, from his gun-for-hire days with "the Regulators" to his life as a fugitive from the law.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780766022072
Publisher:
Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date:
07/28/2004
Series:
Best of the West Biographies Series
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
7.68(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.34(d)
Age Range:
9 - 15 Years

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