River Of Blood

Author: William W. Johnstone
Publisher: Pinnacle
ISBN: 0786036044
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THE GREATEST WESTERN WRITERS OF THE 21ST CENTURY America’s most popular Western novelists continue their bold new series featuring Breckenridge Wallace, a big, strong, fierce kid fighting for a home in the towering Rocky Mountains.

A Line In The Sand River Of Blood

Author: Richard Brighton
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 9781456752224
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Nevertheless, this spectacle would allow the frontiersman, who was going from
location to location, to make some money. When the frontiersman would be
recognized, he would simply use the excuse, “Oh that was my cousin. We look
alike,” or they would use other excuses with such a certainty that they would be
believed. Regardless of their suspicions, the party representatives would list their
names and use that list for a future return on their investment; and the
frontiersman would ...

The Final Frontiersman

Author: James Campbell
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416591214
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Tomorrow I leave the river, but for today there is work to be done. Late yesterday
afternoon, Rick shot a moose. When the arrow hit, the moose thundered off,
crashing through the forest. We followed the blood trail and eventually found it a
quarter mile from where Rick stuck his arrow. He had punctured the moose's
kidney, so it didn't go far. Rick was excited. The moose was huge with an
immense symmetrical rack, nearly 74 inches across, Rick figured, admiring it as a
possible Pope ...

A Texas Ranger And Frontiersman The Days Of Buck Barry In Texas 1845 1906

Author: James Buckner Barry
Publisher: Pickle Partners Publishing
ISBN: 1786254433
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The colonel hallooed to us as he came back to our line to dismount and take
shelter behind our horses. This order saved us much blood. By the time, and
even before, ... behind our horses. We had shot our muzzle-loading guns empty,
and they had charged us so fast that we had no time to load again. There was
one Mexican battery on a height across the river, one on the height below us;
both commenced firing round shot at us as soon as their friends retired from their
attack upon us.

Blood River

Author: Tim Butcher
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446420930
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With the war over, he began a career as a journalist covering the wars of the late
1860s between Native Americans and the early American pioneers pushing
westwards. This was the height of the Wild West era, and Stanley contributed a
key part to its mythology after he met James Hickok, a tracker and frontiersman.
The profile he wrote of Wild Bill Hickok added significantly to one of the iconic
names of the era. His reports earned him a place with the Herald as a war

The Frontiersman S Daughter

Author: Laura Frantz
Publisher: Revell
ISBN: 9781441204547
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She found Asa Forbes in the process of reloading, and she boldly stepped into
his position, her eyes sweeping Hackberry ridge and then the river. Asa swore
under his breath as ... She saw plainly the canoes that lined the beloved banks of
the river, the painted, near-naked men who'd brought them there crouching low in
the thick brush just out of rifle range. But the ridge? At first glance ... one, he was
unconscious. She sighed with relief though blood 157 The Frontiersman's

The Frontiersmen

Author: Allen W. Eckert
Publisher: Jesse Stuart Foundation
ISBN: 1931672814
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Eighteen years ago, when he was just fifteen, his entire family had been captured
by the French-led Indians who seized and burned Fort Granville on the Juniata
River of Pennsylvania near its junction with the Susque-hanna. His stepfather,
John Turner, had been tortured ... What it meant, he explained, was that their
blood became one and they were brothers and would vow to forever help and
protect one another at all times, regardless of risk. There weren't many people a
man could ...

Franciscan Frontiersmen

Author: Robert A. Kittle
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 0806158395
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Most were hunter-gatherers who moved their villages from place to place in
pursuit of the seasonal food supply.17 But tribes along the Colorado River, the
New River, and the Alamo River planted crops that were irrigated by annual
floodwaters. In contrast to the docile ... “At the first shot he darted into my hut,
spouting so much blood at the mouth and from his temples that I had hardly time
to absolve him and help him to meet his end,” Serra wrote in a letter to a
colleague in Mexico City.

Bridge Over Blood River

Author: Kajsa Norman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 1849048541
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The frontiersmen lacked any formal protection and, as a consequence, were
often raided by local tribes. They found themselves resenting the fact that their
only contact with the government was the tax collector. Then the British set
English as the only official language. Feeling increasingly marginalised and in
constant conflict with the colony, the Afrikaners decided it was time to move on,
and so began the Great Trek.8 'Voortrekker', the Afrikaans and Dutch word for
pioneer, refers to ...

Glory River

Author: Cameron Judd
Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks
ISBN: 146682669X
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my father...” “Hellfire and damnation!” the young frontiersman bellowed, almost
dropping him. “You're white! ... The frontiersman, still laughing—Bushrod could
only wonder why—ran with him, jolting him along so hard his ribs threatened to
break against the frontiersman's bony shoulder. Bushrod's stomach felt like it was
trying to crawl ... blood that spewed out his nose and over his mouth, he saw the
redhaired man raising his flintlock rifle. JeanYves wasn't moving. Just standing,
mouth ...