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作者 Spellman, Paul N
書名 Captain J.A. Brooks, Texas Ranger
出版項 Denton : University of North Texas Press, 2007
©2007
國際標準書號 9781574413908 (electronic bk.)
9781574412277
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (182 pages)
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computer c rdamedia
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系列 Frances B. Vick S., No. 3
Frances B. Vick S., No. 3
附註 Intro -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1. Old Kentucky Home -- 2. A Texas Ranger -- 3. The Shoot-Outs -- 4. The Garza War -- 5. Prizefight in El Paso -- 6. Deadly Streets of Cotulla -- 7. Trouble in Colorado County -- 8. The Ranger Force -- 9. The Baker/De la Cerda Incident -- 10. Batson Prairie Oil -- 11. Keeping the Peace in the Valley -- 12. Texas Legislator and County Judge -- 13. Falfurrias, Brooks County -- Endnotes -- Bibliography -- Index
Tells the story of James Abijah Brooks (1855-1944), one of the four Great Captains in Texas Ranger history, others including Bill McDonald, John Hughes, and John Rogers. Brooks embodied the raucous era of the late nineteenth and early twentieth-century American West
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Spellman, Paul N. Captain J.A. Brooks, Texas Ranger Denton : University of North Texas Press,c2007 9781574412277
主題 Brooks, James Abijah, -- 1855-1944.;Texas Rangers -- Biography
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