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The business of being Buffalo Bill : selected letters of William F. Cody, 1879-1917

Author: Buffalo Bill; Sarah J Blackstone
Publisher: New York : Praeger, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Business of Being Buffalo Bill provides new insight into a colorful figure in American history. William F. Cody was interested in developing the American West through irrigation, transportation, and settlement. He invested heavily in development projects such as mining, newspapers, and an entire town, Cody, Wyoming. In his correspondence, Cody discussed his various failures and successes, talked of personal  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.
Business of being Buffalo Bill.
New York : Praeger, 1988
(DLC) 87032694
(OCoLC)17108520
Named Person: Buffalo Bill; William F Cody; Buffalo Bill; Buffalo Bill.
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Buffalo Bill; Sarah J Blackstone
ISBN: 9780313388323 0313388326
OCLC Number: 650307503
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 124 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Illustrations; Preface; Introduction; LETTERS; APPENDIX; Selected Bibliography; Index; About the Author.
Responsibility: Sarah J. Blackstone.

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The Business of Being Buffalo Bill provides new insight into a colorful figure in American history. William F. Cody was interested in developing the American West through irrigation, transportation, and settlement. He invested heavily in development projects such as mining, newspapers, and an entire town, Cody, Wyoming. In his correspondence, Cody discussed his various failures and successes, talked of personal problems, and spoke of his longing to end his show business career and retire to the West he loved. These candid letters present a unique view of Buffalo Bill as a man of many interests.

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