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Henry, Will 1912-1991

Works: 131 works in 746 publications in 4 languages and 36,732 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Western stories  Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Biographical fiction  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  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 )
24 editions published between 1963 and 2001 in English and held by 1,333 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 )
22 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and held by 1,287 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 1,227 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 )
17 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,132 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 )
25 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,104 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 1,101 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 1,021 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"--
A bullet for Billy the Kid : a western trio by Will Henry( Book )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 974 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 905 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 871 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 )
6 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 860 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 )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 789 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 )
21 editions published between 1954 and 2002 in English and held by 754 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
Custer's last stand by Will Henry( Book )
15 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and held by 730 libraries worldwide
George Armstrong Custer and the 265 men under his command would find their most lasting fame, and final defeat, in Chief Sitting Bull's greatest victory
No survivors by Will Henry( Book )
25 editions published between 1950 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 712 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?
The crossing by Will Henry( Book )
9 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in English and held by 612 libraries worldwide
When Jud Reeves joins a deadly campaign to secure the Southwest for the Confederacy, he confronts murderous visionary Elkanah Cavanaugh, wild woman Star Cavanaugh, and settler-hating Apache Sobre
Journey to Shiloh by Will Henry( Book )
17 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in English and held by 607 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 604 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
Mackenna's gold by J. Lee Thompson( visu )
8 editions published between 1969 and 2003 in English and German and held by 395 libraries worldwide
In the Arizona Territory in the 1870's Marshal Sam MacKenna, is captured by the Mexican bandit, Colorado and his gang, and forced to lead them to the location of a legendary rich vein of gold
Frontier fury : a frontier duo by Will Henry( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Pacific Northwest/Nez Perce/wilderness fighting
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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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German (1)
Italian (1)
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