River Of Blood

Author: William W. Johnstone
Publisher: Pinnacle
ISBN: 0786036044
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THE GREATEST WESTERN WRITERS OF THE 21ST CENTURY America’s most popular Western novelists continue their bold new series featuring Breckenridge Wallace, a big, strong, fierce kid fighting for a home in the towering Rocky Mountains.

A Line In The Sand River Of Blood

Author: Richard Brighton
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1456752227
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Nevertheless, this spectacle would allow the frontiersman, who was going from
location to location, to make some money. When the frontiersman would be
recognized, he would simply use the excuse, “Oh that was my cousin. We look
alike,” or they would use other excuses with such a certainty that they would be
believed. Regardless of their suspicions, the party representatives would list their
names and use that list for a future return on their investment; and the
frontiersman would ...

The Frontiersman

Author: William W. Johnstone
Publisher: Pinnacle
ISBN: 0786036028
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William W. Johnstone, J.A. Johnstone. America's most popular Western novelists,
WILLIAM W. JOHNSTONE AND J. A. JOHNSTONE, continue their bold new
series featuring Breckenridge Wallace, a big, strong, fierce kid fighting for a home
in the towering Rocky Mountains . . . Keep reading for an excerpt of THE
FRONTIERSMAN River of Blood Click here to get your copy. Chapter One
Breckinridge Wallace.

A Texas Ranger And Frontiersman The Days Of Buck Barry In Texas 1845 1906

Author: James Buckner Barry
Publisher: Pickle Partners Publishing
ISBN: 1786254433
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The colonel hallooed to us as he came back to our line to dismount and take
shelter behind our horses. This order saved us much blood. By the time, and
even before, ... behind our horses. We had shot our muzzle-loading guns empty,
and they had charged us so fast that we had no time to load again. There was
one Mexican battery on a height across the river, one on the height below us;
both commenced firing round shot at us as soon as their friends retired from their
attack upon us.

The Final Frontiersman

Author: James Campbell
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416591214
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On another bar, large trees, torn from their roots and manhandled by the river
during breakup, lay scattered among the stones and sand. Next spring, when the
river is again transformed into a wild, rushing torrent, these trees will be gone,
rolling and splashing their way to the Porcupine. Heimo creeps up the river in his
canoe, hardly making any progress against the current with his three-horse
engine. ... killed by marauding mosquitoes, that have been completely drained of

Never Come To Peace Again

Author: David Dixon
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 0806145013
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In preparation for their campaign, the Pennsylvanians sent the noted interpreter
Andrew Montour to scout the West Branch and report back to Fort Augusta as to
the disposition and strength of the Delawares living along the river. Just as the
expedition was getting under way, the Pennsylvania volunteers encountered
Montour returning downriver in a canoe. The mixed- blood frontiersman reported
that the Delawares at Great Island were "bad Indians, and that [the troops] might
use them ...

The Frontiersman S Daughter

Author: Laura Frantz
Publisher: Revell
ISBN: 9781441204547
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She found Asa Forbes in the process of reloading, and she boldly stepped into
his position, her eyes sweeping Hackberry ridge and then the river. Asa swore
under his breath as ... She saw plainly the canoes that lined the beloved banks of
the river, the painted, near-naked men who'd brought them there crouching low in
the thick brush just out of rifle range. But the ridge? At first glance ... one, he was
unconscious. She sighed with relief though blood 157 The Frontiersman's

The Frontiersmen

Author: Allen W. Eckert
Publisher: Jesse Stuart Foundation
ISBN: 1931672814
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Eighteen years ago, when he was just fifteen, his entire family had been captured
by the French-led Indians who seized and burned Fort Granville on the Juniata
River of Pennsylvania near its junction with the Susque-hanna. His stepfather,
John Turner, had been tortured ... What it meant, he explained, was that their
blood became one and they were brothers and would vow to forever help and
protect one another at all times, regardless of risk. There weren't many people a
man could ...

Franciscan Frontiersmen

Author: Robert A. Kittle
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 0806158395
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Most were hunter-gatherers who moved their villages from place to place in
pursuit of the seasonal food supply.17 But tribes along the Colorado River, the
New River, and the Alamo River planted crops that were irrigated by annual
floodwaters. In contrast to the docile ... “At the first shot he darted into my hut,
spouting so much blood at the mouth and from his temples that I had hardly time
to absolve him and help him to meet his end,” Serra wrote in a letter to a
colleague in Mexico City.

Rivers Of Blood Rivers Of Gold

Author: Mark Cocker
Publisher: Grove Press
ISBN: 9780802138019
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In all frontiersmen, white and red, something would die. Geronimo lived on the
cusp of this new development, and while he may have been the final symbol of
how the West was won, he was also among the first icons for America's lost
wilderness. No wonder so many photographers rushed to catch a glimmer of his
indomitable flame. Moreover, it was a response rippling around the globe and
which strengthened as the century unfolded. It was weakest of course where
tribal peoples ...