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Buffalo Bill and his Wild West : a pictorial biography

Author: Joseph G Rosa; Robin May
Publisher: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of William Frederick Cody, better known as Buffalo Bill, showing the nineteenth-century legend from his childhood, through his days as actor and producer of the traveling Wild West exhibition, and into his old age.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
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Rosa, Joseph G.
Buffalo Bill and his Wild West.
Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©1989
(OCoLC)598742385
Online version:
Rosa, Joseph G.
Buffalo Bill and his Wild West.
Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©1989
(OCoLC)607727866
Named Person: Buffalo Bill; Buffalo Bill; Buffalo Bill; Buffalo Bill.
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph G Rosa; Robin May
ISBN: 0700603980 9780700603985 0700603999 9780700603992
OCLC Number: 18948219
Description: x, 243 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The making of a plainsman. -The wild west. -The conquest of England. -International triumphs and an Indian tragedy. -Old scouts never die.
Responsibility: Joseph G. Rosa and Robin May.
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This biography of William Frederick Cody documents the events of his extraordinary career. More than 150 captioned historic photographs depict ""Buffalo Bill"" from his childhood days to his reign as  Read more...

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"This is the best brief treatment of Cody's early career that we have, while the more detailed discussion of the Wild West offers much of interest to historians of the Western myth. The photographs, Read more...

 
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