Outlaw Tales of Nevada, 2nd: True Stories of the Silver State's Most Infamous Crooks, Culprits, and Cutthroats

Outlaw Tales of Nevada, 2nd: True Stories of the Silver State's Most Infamous Crooks, Culprits, and Cutthroats

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by Charles Convis
     
 

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Meet the Most Notorious Nevadans Who Ever Lived Ride with horse thieves and cattle rustlers, stagecoach and train robbers. Duck the bullets of murderers, plot strategies with con artists, and hiss at lawmen turned outlaws. From the sad tale of "Rattlesnake Dick" to the hanging of Elizabeth and Josiah Potts, these stories offer a refreshing new perspective on some

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Meet the Most Notorious Nevadans Who Ever Lived Ride with horse thieves and cattle rustlers, stagecoach and train robbers. Duck the bullets of murderers, plot strategies with con artists, and hiss at lawmen turned outlaws. From the sad tale of "Rattlesnake Dick" to the hanging of Elizabeth and Josiah Potts, these stories offer a refreshing new perspective on some of the most infamous reprobates of the Old West. All this and more is yours for the reading in Outlaw Tales of Nevada, which introduces fourteen of the most dramatic events, and the most daring and despicable desperados, in the history of the Silver State.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780762772162
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
11/22/2011
Series:
Outlaw Tales Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
1,106,890
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Charles L. "Chuck" Convis has been writing Old West history for forty years. He is the biographer of Myles Keogh of Indian Wars fame, and has been published in many western magazines and journals.

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