By Charles A. Siringo,Richard Etulain
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as a itchy-footed boy, cowhand, variety detective, and adventurer used to be one the 1st classics concerning the outdated West and helped to romanticize the West and its fantasy of the yankee cowboy.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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A Texas Cowboy: or, Fifteen Years on the Hurricane Deck of a Spanish Pony (Penguin Classics) by Charles A. Siringo,Richard Etulain