New PDF release: A Texas Cowboy: or, Fifteen Years on the Hurricane Deck of a

By Charles A. Siringo,Richard Etulain

ISBN-10: 0809435683

ISBN-13: 9780809435685

ISBN-10: 1540575934

ISBN-13: 9781540575937

After a nomadic formative years, Charles Siringo signed on as a teenage cowboy for the famous Texas livestock king, Shanghai Pierce, and commenced a existence that embraced the entire exertions, pleasure, and experience readers this present day go together with the cowboy period. He "rid the Chisholm trail," using 2,500 heads of livestock from Austin to Kansas; knew Tascosanow a old monumentwhen it was once domestic to raucous saloons, pink mild districts, and a good proportion of violence; and led a posse of cowboys in pursuit of Billy the child and his gang.

First released in 1885, Siringo's chronicle of his lifestyles as a itchy-footed boy, cowhand, variety detective, and adventurer used to be one the 1st classics concerning the outdated West and helped to romanticize the West and its fantasy of the yankee cowboy. Will Rogers declared, "That used to be the Cowboy's Bible whilst i used to be starting to be up."

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