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Henry, Will 1912-1991

Overview
Works: 159 works in 770 publications in 4 languages and 36,851 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Western stories  Drama  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Western films 
Roles: Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3551.L393, 813.54
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One more river to cross; the life and legend of Isom Dart by Will Henry( Book )
25 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,621 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 )
30 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,557 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
The bear paw horses by Will Henry( Book )
19 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in English and held by 1,474 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
The gates of the mountains by Will Henry( Book )
22 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,399 libraries worldwide
President Thomas Jefferson bought the sprawling Louisiana Territory from the French. It was up to the team of Lewsi and Clark to hoist the Stars and Stripes over the distant northwestern frontier and to win an empire with three small boats and forty ragged volunteers. Among them was Francois Rivet - half French and half Pawnee a young man on a quest of his own for a long lost father held captive by the Shoshones
Chiricahua by Will Henry( Book )
18 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,267 libraries worldwide
A lone Indian attempts to bring peace between a band of Chiricahua Apaches and United States cavalrymen
The last warpath by Will Henry( Book )
18 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,199 libraries worldwide
Fictional treatment of the 40 year struggle for Cheyenne survival against the misguided motives of United States Army officers
Mackenna's gold by Will Henry( Book )
23 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,174 libraries worldwide
A novel of Apache gold and Apache revenge, based on a search for the fabulous Lost Adams Diggings
I, Tom Horn by Will Henry( Book )
18 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,171 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
Who rides with wyatt by Will Henry( Book )
22 editions published between 1954 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,081 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
Alias Butch Cassidy by Will Henry( Book )
28 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in English and held by 1,068 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
Summer of the gun by Will Henry( Book )
5 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 907 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 835 libraries worldwide
A collection of five frontier tales including "Ghost Wolf of Thunder Mountain" and "Wolf-Eye."
Custer's last stand by Will Henry( Book )
16 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 769 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
Tumbleweeds : frontier stories by Will Henry( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 757 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories by one of the greatest writers of Western fiction including "Jefferson's Captains", and "The True Friends"
No survivors by Will Henry( Book )
18 editions published between 1950 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 737 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?
Journey to Shiloh by Will Henry( Book )
14 editions published between 1960 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 682 libraries worldwide
The bitter anatomy of a battle as seen by seven young raw recruits of the Confederate army, one of whom, a 17-year-old Texan, becomes personal courier to General Bragg
Medicine road : a western duo by Will Henry( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 610 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
A bullet for Billy the kid : a western trio by Will Henry( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 610 libraries worldwide
A collection of three short stories by Will Henry that take place in the American West and feature the experiences of men who find love and adventure on the frontier
Reckoning at Yankee Flat by Will Henry( Book )
15 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 604 libraries worldwide
"The Montana Territory in the 1850s was a wide-open empire where some men fought and killed for the richest gold strike of the West, while others struggled to bring law and order to the untamed mining camps. Frontier justice as swift and merciless. The witness stand was a wagon seat, and the jury was made up of anybody who happened along. the sentence was usually a rope over a branch from the nearest tree. One could only hope that Henry Plummer would sample some of that frontier justice--and soon. Henry, the sheriff of Virginia City, Montana, looked every bit like a gentleman. But under the facade was a rapist, blackmailer and murderer--one of the most notorious outlaws the West had ever encountered." from back cover
The blue mustang by Will Henry( Book )
15 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in English and held by 603 libraries worldwide
"The day young Starbuck found his father murdered, he swore he would have his revenge... Instead Starbuck is facing his own death. A relentless gunman is hard on his trail and closing in quickly. Starbuck could surely use a friend. He has only one, a blue mustang with the cunning and heart of a true fighter."--p. [4] of cover
 
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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., 1912-1991
Allen, Henry W. (Henry Wilson), 1912-
Allen, Henry Wilson, 1912-
Allen, Henry Wilson, 1912-1991
Clay, Fisher 1912-1991
Fisher, Clay, 1912-1991
Languages
English (335)
French (3)
German (1)
Italian (1)
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