skip to content
Six years with the Texas rangers, 1875-1881 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Six years with the Texas rangers, 1875-1881

Author: James B Gillett; Milo Milton Quaife
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1925.
Series: A Yale Western Americana paperbound, YW-9
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
The history of the Texas Rangers, the most famous permanent organization of mounted police in our country, goes back more than a hundred years. Here, you were learn about it's varied past.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gillett, James B., 1856-1937.
Six years with the Texas rangers, 1875-1881.
New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1925
(OCoLC)574365394
Named Person: James Buchanan Gillett; Sam Bass; George Wythe Baylor; John B Jones; N O Reynolds
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James B Gillett; Milo Milton Quaife
OCLC Number: 479422
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xvi, 259 pages, [12] : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Preface --
The making of a Ranger --
The Texas Rangers --
I join the Rangers --
My first brush with Indians --
The Mason Country War --
Major Jones and his escort --
The Horrell-Higgins feud --
Service with Reynolds, the intrepid --
Sam Bass and his train robber gang --
A winter of quiet and a transfer --
The Salt Lake War and a long trek --
Our first fight with Apaches --
Scouting in Mexico --
Treacherous braves, a faithful dog, and a murder --
Victorio becomes a good Indian --
Some undesirable recruits --
Last fight between Rangers and Apaches --
An international episode --
Last scoutings --
Fruits of Ranger service.
Series Title: A Yale Western Americana paperbound, YW-9
Responsibility: by James B. Gillett ; edited, with an introduction, by M.M. Quaife ; foreword by Oliver Knight.
More information:

Abstract:

The history of the Texas Rangers, the most famous permanent organization of mounted police in our country, goes back more than a hundred years. Here, you were learn about it's varied past.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/479422> # Six years with the Texas rangers, 1875-1881
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "479422" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Place/new_haven> ; # New Haven
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ctu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Organization/texas_rangers> ; # Texas Rangers
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210336> ; # Texas
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/935370> ; # Frontier and pioneer life
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Person/bass_sam_1851_1878> ; # Sam Bass
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Person/reynolds_n_o> ; # N. O. Reynolds
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008121301> ; # Frontier and pioneer life--Texas
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206678> ; # Texas--El Paso
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/976.4060924/> ;
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/14371122> ; # George Wythe Baylor
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Person/jones_john_b_1834_1881> ; # John B. Jones
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Person/gillett_james_buchanan_1856_1937> ; # James Buchanan Gillett
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Place/el_paso_tex> ; # El Paso (Tex.)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Person/baylor_george_wythe_1832_1916> ; # George Wythe Baylor
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/29908200> ; # Milo Milton Quaife
   schema:copyrightYear "1925" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/53999436> ; # James B. Gillett
   schema:datePublished "1925" ;
   schema:description "Introduction -- Preface -- The making of a Ranger -- The Texas Rangers -- I join the Rangers -- My first brush with Indians -- The Mason Country War -- Major Jones and his escort -- The Horrell-Higgins feud -- Service with Reynolds, the intrepid -- Sam Bass and his train robber gang -- A winter of quiet and a transfer -- The Salt Lake War and a long trek -- Our first fight with Apaches -- Scouting in Mexico -- Treacherous braves, a faithful dog, and a murder -- Victorio becomes a good Indian -- Some undesirable recruits -- Last fight between Rangers and Apaches -- An international episode -- Last scoutings -- Fruits of Ranger service."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/455445> ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Series/a_yale_western_americana_paperbound> ; # A Yale Western Americana paperbound ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/574365394> ;
   schema:name "Six years with the Texas rangers, 1875-1881"@en ;
   schema:productID "479422" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/479422#PublicationEvent/new_haven_yale_university_press_1925> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Agent/yale_university_press> ; # Yale University Press
   schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/479422#Review/791411695> ;
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0803/25019577.html> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/479422> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Agent/yale_university_press> # Yale University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Yale University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Organization/texas_rangers> # Texas Rangers
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Texas Rangers" ;
   schema:name "Texas Rangers." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Person/baylor_george_wythe_1832_1916> # George Wythe Baylor
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1832" ;
   schema:deathDate "1916" ;
   schema:familyName "Baylor" ;
   schema:givenName "George Wythe" ;
   schema:name "George Wythe Baylor" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Person/gillett_james_buchanan_1856_1937> # James Buchanan Gillett
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1856" ;
   schema:deathDate "1937" ;
   schema:familyName "Gillett" ;
   schema:givenName "James Buchanan" ;
   schema:name "James Buchanan Gillett" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Person/jones_john_b_1834_1881> # John B. Jones
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1834" ;
   schema:deathDate "1881" ;
   schema:familyName "Jones" ;
   schema:givenName "John B." ;
   schema:name "John B. Jones" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Person/reynolds_n_o> # N. O. Reynolds
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Reynolds" ;
   schema:givenName "N. O." ;
   schema:name "N. O. Reynolds" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Place/el_paso_tex> # El Paso (Tex.)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "El Paso (Tex.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/455445#Series/a_yale_western_americana_paperbound> # A Yale Western Americana paperbound ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/479422> ; # Six years with the Texas rangers, 1875-1881
   schema:name "A Yale Western Americana paperbound ;" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008121301> # Frontier and pioneer life--Texas
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Frontier and pioneer life--Texas"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206678> # Texas--El Paso
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Texas--El Paso" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210336> # Texas
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Texas" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/935370> # Frontier and pioneer life
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Frontier and pioneer life"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14371122> # George Wythe Baylor
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1832" ;
   schema:deathDate "1916" ;
   schema:familyName "Baylor" ;
   schema:givenName "George Wythe" ;
   schema:name "George Wythe Baylor" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/29908200> # Milo Milton Quaife
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1880" ;
   schema:deathDate "1959" ;
   schema:familyName "Quaife" ;
   schema:givenName "Milo Milton" ;
   schema:name "Milo Milton Quaife" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/53999436> # James B. Gillett
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1856" ;
   schema:deathDate "1937" ;
   schema:familyName "Gillett" ;
   schema:givenName "James B." ;
   schema:name "James B. Gillett" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/574365394>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Six years with the Texas rangers, 1875-1881." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/479422> ; # Six years with the Texas rangers, 1875-1881
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/479422#Review/791411695>
    a schema:Review ;
   schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/479422> ; # Six years with the Texas rangers, 1875-1881
   schema:reviewBody "The history of the Texas Rangers, the most famous permanent organization of mounted police in our country, goes back more than a hundred years. Here, you were learn about it's varied past." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.