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Henry, Will 1912-1991

Works: 147 works in 801 publications in 3 languages and 36,884 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Western stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Western films  Biographical fiction  Historical fiction  Film adaptations  Military history 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Conceptor
Classifications: PS3551.L393, 813.54
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The gates of the mountains by Will Henry( Book )
25 editions published between 1963 and 2001 in English and held by 1,312 libraries worldwide
A French-Canadian scout tells the story of his love for Sacajawea, the Indian girl who guided the Lewis and Clark expedition through the Rockies
One more river to cross : the life and legend of Isom Dart by Will Henry( Book )
24 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and held by 1,272 libraries worldwide
When the war ended, freedom was finally Ned Huddleston's. But when Ned stood up to a gang of small-town toughs, he traded that freedom for the life of an outlaw. A wanted man, he fled west, where he found the song of the six-gun
From where the sun now stands by Will Henry( Book )
31 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and held by 1,212 libraries worldwide
"One of the most dramatic campaigns of the Indian wars was that of the Nez Perce. In this saga of loyalty and treachery, tragedy and triumph, five-time Spur Award-winning author Henry lends insight and understanding to the events of that summer in 1877, when Chief Joseph reluctantly led his people across more than a thousand miles of trackless country." from back cover
Chiricahua by Will Henry( Book )
21 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,143 libraries worldwide
A lone Indian attempts to bring peace between a band of Chiricahua Apaches and United States cavalrymen
Mackenna's gold by Will Henry( Book )
27 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,089 libraries worldwide
A novel of Apache gold and Apache revenge, based on a search for the fabulous Lost Adams Diggings
The bear paw horses by Will Henry( Book )
19 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in English and held by 1,086 libraries worldwide
The Dakota Sioux attempt to help the Nez Percé escape into Canada, and a Sioux and his granddaughter recover a band of horses stolen by thieves as they go to the meeting place in the Bear Paw mountains
Alias Butch Cassidy by Will Henry( Book )
27 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in English and held by 1,007 libraries worldwide
"No one made a more unlikely outlaw than young George LeRoy Parker, the grandson of a Mormon bishop. But at sixteen, Parker threw in with Mike Cassidy, a shrewd old bandit who glimpsed qualities in the boy that nobody else did--the courage of a cougar and the heart of a renegade. Old Mike taught the kid everything he knew, and when he was done, there was no outlaw more feared, hunted, or idolized than George LeRoy Parker.alias Butch Cassidy." from back cover
A bullet for Billy the Kid : a western trio by Will Henry( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 967 libraries worldwide
"The Fourth Horseman" (first published in 1954) is the story of Frank Rachel, who ventures down the Mogollon Rim into Peaceful Basin. A fugitive from range wars, Frank wants a place where he can start a ranch and live a life without guns. But Libby Fewkes and Garth Graden change all that. "Santa Fe Passage" (1952) inspired a motion picture after its appearance in Esquire Magazine. Kirby Randolph is a mountain man who comes to St. Louis in search of a wife. After an encounter with the wild-but-beautiful Aurelie St. Vrain, the mixed-blood daughter of the trader Marcelin St. Vrain, Kirby thinks he might have found his future wife. When St. Vrain sends his daughter to Santa Fe to live with his brother's family because of her shenanigans, Kirby decides to hire on as a scout for the wagon train heading to Santa Fe in hopes of getting to know her. He's never scouted for a wagon train before, but how hard could it be? "A Bullet for Billy the Kid" (1966) focuses on the life of Bill Bonney from his birth in a New York slum to his outlaw career in Arizona and New Mexico Territories
Tumbleweeds : frontier stories by Will Henry( Book )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 892 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories by one of the greatest writers of Western fiction including "Jefferson's Captains," and "The True Friends."
The last warpath by Will Henry( Book )
15 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and held by 863 libraries worldwide
Fictional treatment of the 40 year struggle for Cheyenne survival against the misguided motives of United States Army officers
Summer of the gun by Will Henry( Book )
9 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and held by 854 libraries worldwide
Historical: The dreams of a frontier family are town apart by a murderous wolf pack of Confederate deserters
Ghost wolf of Thunder Mountain : frontier stories by Will Henry( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 792 libraries worldwide
A collection of five frontier tales including "Ghost Wolf of Thunder Mountain" and "Wolf-Eye."
Who rides with Wyatt by Will Henry( Book )
22 editions published between 1954 and 2002 in English and held by 747 libraries worldwide
They called Tombstone the Sodom of the Sagebrush until Wyatt Earp came to town and pinned on a badge. Before he left Tombstone, he had become a legend, the greatest gunfighter of all time
No survivors by Will Henry( Book )
26 editions published between 1950 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 704 libraries worldwide
He was Walking Hawk, the adopted son of Crazy Horse. But under the sun-darkened exterior, he was also Colonel John Clayton. Now the U.S. Army was marching into the hostile heart of the Dakotas, and he would have to choose which of his brothers would he betray?
Medicine road : a western duo by Will Henry( Book )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 663 libraries worldwide
"Medicine Road" is a story from the time of the mountain men. As a boy, Jesse Callahan was raised by the Miniconjou Sioux. He now transports guns and powder for Jim Bridger, who has a string of trading posts in southern Wyoming Territory. "Orphans of the North," in Will Henry's own words, is a story in which you will meet no purely instinctive, so-called dumb animals, but only those sensitive wilderness folk who are able, in their mysterious unknown ways, to think and to feel and to communicate with one another, very much as you and I. The hero of the story is Awklet, a young moose calf orphaned when his mother is killed by a wolf pack
The crossing by Will Henry( Book )
13 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
When Jud Reeves joins a deadly Confederate campaign to secure the region, he confronts murderous visionary Elkanah Cavanaugh, wild woman Star Cavanaugh, and settler-hating Apache Sobre
The pitchfork patrol by Will Henry( Book )
17 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and held by 606 libraries worldwide
They should have been fighting the Sioux, but this had to be settled first
Journey to Shiloh by Will Henry( Book )
17 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in English and held by 597 libraries worldwide
Together with the ragtag band of youths who called themselves the Concho County Comanches, Buck Burnet was on a mission to drive the damn Yankees out. Just as they finally met up with their army, they were just in time to face the greatest challenge of all: a merciless battle against the forces of Grant and Sherman
I, Tom Horn by Will Henry( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 594 libraries worldwide
A fictionalized first-person narrative of the life and times of the famed and notorious nineteenth-century cavalry scout, interpreter, Indian fighter, rodeo star, detective, and feared manhunter, who met his end in a controversial travesty of a murder trial
The Hunkpapa scout : a western trio by Will Henry( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
The Hunkpapa scout. Sunkele Sha, a full-blood Hunkpapa, was a trail guide for a wagon train before it was wiped out by the warring Sioux. Escaping with his life, he attempts to warn a nearby U.S. Calvary troop that it will soon be next
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Allen, Henry Wilson, 1912-1991

controlled identity Fisher, Clay, 1912-1991

Allen, Heck 1912-1991
Allen, Henry 1912-
Allen, Henry 1912-1991
Allen, Henry W. 1912-
Allen, Henry W. 1912-1991
Allen, Henry W. (Henry Wilson), 1912-
Allen, Henry Wilson 1912-
Allen, Henry Wilson 1912-1991
Clay, Fisher 1912-1991
Fisher, Clay, 1912-1991
Henri Vilson Allen
Henry Wilson Allen Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1912-1991)
Henry Wilson Allen amerikansk manusforfattar
Henry Wilson Allen amerikansk manusförfattare
Henry Wilson Allen amerikansk manusforfatter
Henry Wilson Allen amerikansk manuskriptforfatter
Henry Wilson Allen US-amerikanischer Autor von Romanen, Erzählungen und Kurzgeschichten
Генри Уилсон Аллен американский писатель и сценарист
هنری ویلسون آلن فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی
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French (2)
Italian (1)
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