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California Desperadoes: Stories of Early Outlaws in Their Own Words
California Desperadoes: Stories of Early Outlaws in Their Own Words by William B Secrest 1884995195 9781884995194
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California Desperadoes: Stories of Early Outlaws in Their Own Words by William B Secrest

Historic desperadoes tell their tales of holdups, shootouts and desperate flights from the law in this chronicle illustrated with many rare photographs. From the famous 1892 shootout at Youngs cabin as told by Chris Evansa murderer, train robber and fugitiveand his partner John Sontag and the hanging of the notorious Jim Stuart by San Francisco vigilantes determined to retake their city from hordes of Australian convicts, robbers, and killers to the ill-starred adventures of Tom Bell, Tiburcio Vasquez, and Charles Dorsey and the harrowing and sometimes hilarious antics of the California highwaymen stage robbers Jim Smith and Dick Fellows, readers will vicariously experience the riveting lives of another time period.

Author: William B Secrest

Language: English

Edition: 0

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 272

Publisher: Word Dancer Press

Publication Date: 2000-11-01

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