Wyatt Earp: Wild West Lawman

Wyatt Earp: Wild West Lawman

by Elaine Landau
     
 
Dodge City and Tombstone were towns with two things in common: trouble, and a man named Wyatt Earp. Wyatt tried his best to keep the peace and preferred talking or "buffaloing" to stop a criminal without killing him. He is remembered as a brave lawman -- but is that the whole story? In Wyatt Earp: Wild West Lawman, author Elaine Landau explores his troubled past, the

Overview

Dodge City and Tombstone were towns with two things in common: trouble, and a man named Wyatt Earp. Wyatt tried his best to keep the peace and preferred talking or "buffaloing" to stop a criminal without killing him. He is remembered as a brave lawman -- but is that the whole story? In Wyatt Earp: Wild West Lawman, author Elaine Landau explores his troubled past, the story behind the infamous gunfight at the OK Corral, and how he left the law behind to get revenge on his brother's killers. Color photographs, a glossary, and Internet addresses reveal the fascinating facts of Wyatt Earp's life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780766022171
Publisher:
Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/28/2004
Series:
Best of the West Biographies Ser.
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
9 - 15 Years

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