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Ghosts of the Wild West

Author: Nancy Roberts; Bruce Roberts
Publisher: Columbia : University of South Carolina Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : State or province government publication : English : Enlarged edView all editions and formats
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The last homesteaders -- Deadwood, the wildest town in the West -- The ghost and the lost treasure -- The gambler of Cimarron -- The Enchanted Mesa -- Wild Bill Hickok in Abilene -- The phantom rider of the Butterfield stage -- The lovely apparition of Fort Davis -- Pancho Villa's treasure and the ghost cat -- The ghost of Cripple Creek -- The rider wore a green habit -- Indians who won't stay dead -- The ghost  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Roberts; Bruce Roberts
ISBN: 9781570037313 1570037310 9781570037320 1570037329
OCLC Number: 183879290
Notes: "Enlarged edition including five never-before-published stories."
Description: ix, 110 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The last homesteaders --
Deadwood, the wildest town in the West --
The ghost and the lost treasure --
The gambler of Cimarron --
The Enchanted Mesa --
Wild Bill Hickok in Abilene --
The phantom rider of the Butterfield stage --
The lovely apparition of Fort Davis --
Pancho Villa's treasure and the ghost cat --
The ghost of Cripple Creek --
The rider wore a green habit --
Indians who won't stay dead --
The ghost light of Marfa --
The sacred earth at Chimayó --
The haunted KiMo Theater --
Tombstone, Arizona, and its notorious gunfighters --
The Enchanted Rock.
Responsibility: Nancy Roberts ; photographs by Bruce Roberts.
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Contains seventeen ghostly tales. This collection details episodes of animal spirits, protective presences, and supernatural healings.  Read more...

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