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Walker, Dale L.

Works: 65 works in 213 publications in 1 language and 12,768 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Western fiction  Short stories  Fantasy fiction  Miscellanea  Biography‡vAnecdotes  Anecdotes  Bibliography  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Collector
Classifications: PS3523.O46, 978
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Publications by Dale L Walker
Publications by Dale L Walker, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Dale L Walker
Most widely held works by Dale L Walker
Rough Rider : Buckey O'Neill of Arizona by Dale L Walker( file )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1,603 libraries worldwide
A biography of Buckey O'Neill, famous in the Arizona Territory as a gambler, miner, newspaperman, and sheriff, and who distinguished himself in Theodore Roosevelt's Rough Riders
The boys of '98 : Theodore Roosevelt and the Rough Riders by Dale L Walker( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 894 libraries worldwide
The Boys of '98 is the colorful story of the volunteer cavalry regiment called the Rough Riders, led by the redoubtable Colonel Theodore Roosevelt in the Spanish-American War: the recruitment of its members--a peculiar mixture of western frontiersmen and idealistic young easterners; their slapdash training in Texas and Florida; and their battles at Las Guasimas, Kettle Hill, and San Juan Hill. Theodore Roosevelt led his Rough Riders from San Antonio to San Juan Hill and kept riding, some say, directly into the White House. Dale Walker's spirited story of the regiment includes an account of why America went to war over Cuba, and how victory in the Santiago Campaign was achieved against the odds. The author's interviews with the last three surviving Rough Riders (the last of whom died in 1975) are a unique research source for this book.--From publisher description
Curious fragments : Jack London's tales of fantasy fiction by Jack London( Book )
13 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 825 libraries worldwide
Legends and lies : great mysteries of the American West by Dale L Walker( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 749 libraries worldwide
Presents the stories of twelve mysteries from the American West, including disputed deaths, disappearances, massacres, a buried treasure, and the legend behind the killing of Crazy Horse
No mentor but myself : a collection of articles, essays, reviews, and letters on writing and writers by Jack London( Book )
10 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 652 libraries worldwide
The lost revolutionary; a biography of John Reed by Richard O'Connor( Book )
6 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
The calamity papers : western myths and cold cases by Dale L Walker( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 558 libraries worldwide
A collection of rare mysteries and "cold cases" from the American West explores such legends as the suspicious death of Meriwether Lewis, the demise of Billy the Kid, and the relationship between Wild Bill Hickok and Calamity Jane
Bear Flag rising : the conquest of California, 1846 by Dale L Walker( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 557 libraries worldwide
Dale L. Walker, historian and author of Legends and Lies: Great Mysteries of the American West, takes on the conquest of California in this vivid portrait of America's manifest destiny. Bear Flag Rising traces the history of California from the Indians who inhabited the land before the first Europeans saw it through the warfare that would finally leave the province in American hands. The lives of the Californios in tranquil days before the advent of American trappers and the steady decline of the province under Mexico's neglectful rule are brought to life in this epic chronicle. Battles and skirmishes, such as the bitter fight on the San Gabriel River during the march to recapture Los Angeles, are meticulously re-created in all their vicious glory. Above all, Bear Flag Rising is rich with the personalities of the conquest--from John Charles Fremont, the ambitious, enigmatic explorer, to Commodore Robert Field Stockton, a wealthy, imperious, and ruthless naval officer, and Stephen Watts Kearny, who made a 2,000-mile overland march from Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, annexing New Mexico on the way, and arrived in California to face Mexican lancers in battle. Bear Flag Rising reveals, through exacting research and masterful prose, the full story of how Mexico lost California and how this Pacific paradise went on to become "the greatest jewel in the crown of the American Empire." At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
Westward : a fictional history of the American West : 28 original stories celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Western Writers of America ( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 556 libraries worldwide
The history of the Old American West unfolds in twenty-eight original stories written especially for this unique collection commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of Western Writers of America, Inc. Four-time Spur Award winning author Dale L. Walker handpicked the featured stories written by other well-known western writers
Pacific destiny : the three-century journey to the Oregon country by Dale L Walker( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 450 libraries worldwide
"In these pages are the explorations of the Scots who scaled the mountains and mapped the rivers of the Oregon country before the time of Lewis and Clark; the imperial fiefdom created for profit and Britannia by the fur-trading ventures of the Hudson's Bay Company; John Jacob Astor's ill-fated experiment on the Columbia River; the adventures of the mountain men who risked their lives in hostile Indian country in pursuit of beaver pelts; and the arrival of missionaries and land-hungry pioneers via the Oregon Trail."--Jacket
The fiction of Jack London : a chronological bibliography by Dale L Walker( Book )
11 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
Eldorado : the California Gold Rush by Dale L Walker( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 393 libraries worldwide
No mentor but myself : Jack London on writers and writing by Jack London( Book )
10 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 387 libraries worldwide
Jack London, one of the most read and recognized figures in American literature, produced an immense body of work, including 22 novels, 200 short stories, memoirs, newspaper articles, book reviews, essays, and poems. A significant and revealing feature of London's literary life lies in his introspective observations on the craft of writing, brought together in this collection of essays, reviews, letters and autobiographical writings. London's public role as a daring, carefree man of action has obscured the shrewd, disciplined, and methodical writer whose practical reflections and mediations of his profession provide a vivid portrait of the literary industry in turn-of-the-century America
Mary Edwards Walker : above and beyond by Dale L Walker( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
Profiles the only woman to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor, including her Civil War service, women's rights advocacy, and arrests for wearing slacks
Legends of the Wild West by James A Crutchfield( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 371 libraries worldwide
Wyatt Earp. Billy the Kid. Calamity Jane. Crazy Horse. In a land where justice was a gun and liberty knew no bounds, men and women such as these forged their lives into a legacy of heroism, villainy, and honor. With blood and courage, with passion and violence, they became Legends of the Wild West
The Wild West by Bill O'Neal( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
The wild West! The term conjures up vivid images around the world. Meet the most captivating men and women of the frontier, learn about explosive events that affected the nation, and see the sites of the romantic West
The Western hall of fame anthology ( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Another large print old west western. This one contains 15 different tales of the west written by 15 well-known western authors
The American west : a multicultural encyclopedia by Robert M Utley( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Features alphabetically arranged topics about the American West. V.8 has a section on Pinkerton which shows a Logo of his detective agency and relates his activities protecting the only railroad line out of Washington, D.C., as well as the pursuit of the Jesse James gang
In a far country : Jack London's tales of the West by Jack London( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
THE YUKON "Gold Hunters of the North (1903)", "The Taste of the Meat (1911)", "In a Far Country (1899)", "To Build a Fire (1908)", "Like Argus of the Ancient Times (1917)", "The White Silence (1899)", "The Law of Life (1901)". ALASKA "Lost Face (1908)". THE CANADIAN BARRENS "Love of Life (1905)". CALIFORNIA "All Gold Canyon (1905)", "White and Yellow (1905)", "The Apostate (1906)", "Four Horses and a Sailor (1911)". UTAH "Mountain Meadows Massacre (1915)". MEXICO "The Mexican (1911). THE ROAD "Hoboes That Pass in the Night (1907). FAR TO THE WEST "War (1911)."
Fantastic tales by Jack London( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
A collection of fifteen fantastic tales, ranging far in time and space, from the psychological tension of an extraterrestrial encounter to a frontier tall tale of a trapper hunting a mammoth
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Alternative Names
Dale L. Walker American historian
Dale L. Walker Amerikaans historicus
Dale L. Walker historiador estadounidense
Dale L. Walker historien américain
Walker, Dale L.
دالي ووكر مؤرخ أمريكي
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