Bull

Bull

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by Taylor Jones
     
 

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Bull, Roy Jonathan Davis, Jr., is orphaned during a Comanche raid on his father's ranch in 1873 Colorado.

Raised by Old Ned, a mountain man turned prospector, Bull remembers his father's advice to gain security by gaining wealth and power. He works as a Cavalry scout, and then uses gambling and stock speculations to gain control of the Placer City Mine.

Bull

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Bull, Roy Jonathan Davis, Jr., is orphaned during a Comanche raid on his father's ranch in 1873 Colorado.

Raised by Old Ned, a mountain man turned prospector, Bull remembers his father's advice to gain security by gaining wealth and power. He works as a Cavalry scout, and then uses gambling and stock speculations to gain control of the Placer City Mine.

Bull builds the Rigel Corporation, a mining and agriculture empire, despite the antagonism of Walks-Like-Snake, a Ute Chief, and his own reluctance to change with the times.


Author Bio: Taylor Jones, a veteran of the 17th Infantry in Korea, was Associate Professor of Engineering at Iowa State University. Jones was an executive in the ceramic industry and a Fellow of the American Ceramic Society. He writes technical, vocational, detective, and western books from his home in the mountains of Arizona.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780595088553
Publisher:
iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/30/2000
Pages:
380
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.85(d)

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BULL (ISBN 0595088554) by Taylor Jones Bull, Roy Jonathan Davis, Jr., is orphaned during a Comanche raid on his father's ranch in 1873 Colorado. Description: Raised by Old Ned, a mountain man turned prospector, Bull remembers his father's advice to gain security by gaining wealth and power. He works as a Cavalry scout, then uses gambling and stock speculations to gain control of the Placer City Mine. He builds the Rigel Corporation, a mining and agriculture empire, despite the antagonism of Walks-Like-Snake, a Ute Chief, and his own reluctance to change with the times. When Bull's interest are in jeopardy, Bull attacks.