New PDF release: The Texas Pistoleers:Ben Thompson & King Fisher

By G.R. Williamson

often called of the simplest pistol warring parties in their day, Ben Thompson and King Fisher have remained an enigma within the chronicles of the yank West. whereas different gunfighters have accomplished infamy during the tales advised in pulp magazines and newspapers of the day those males have been mostly overlooked. either have been credited with killing a string of fellows in the course of their lifetime and the mere point out in their names used to be frequently adequate to sober up a drunken opponent or reason a sober guy to think about his personal epitaph.

The Texas Pistoleers tells their tale in shiny element and relates the traditionally actual account in their deaths in a secret shrouded ambush in a San Antonio saloon on a cold March evening in 1884.

Book info: Non-fiction Western historical past, 243 pages, contains over forty classic pictures and illustrations, appendices, and bibliography.

Show description

Read or Download The Texas Pistoleers:Ben Thompson & King Fisher PDF

Best biographies & memoirs of criminals books

New PDF release: California Badmen: Mean Men With Guns

"California Badmen" is a exploration of little-known Western frontier gunfighters. Billy Mulligan, Sam Temple, Peter Olsen, Joe Dye, Bob McFarlane and people accountable for the Rancheria killings are introduced again in the course of the pages and taking their stand in Californian historical past. The riotous lives of those designated selection of suggest males with weapons spill over the California frontier and rival the likes of "Wild invoice" Hickok, Billy the child, and the Earp relations.

Wyoming's Outlaw Trail (Images of America) by Mac Blewer PDF

A historical and folkloric direction that meandered from Canada to Mexico, the Outlaw path was once utilized by outlaws reminiscent of Butch Cassidy, the Sundance child, and the James brothers. Following current Western routes corresponding to the Oregon path, the road attached cities and common hideouts crucial for bandits escaping the legislations.

Kajo Fritz,Stefan Liebert's Kokain: Eine deutsche Dealer-Karriere (German Edition) PDF

Deutschland hat die Nase voll: Ein Drogenboss packt aus! Kokain, einst Treibstoff der Elite, ist zur neuen Volksdroge geworden. Neun von zehn Geldscheinen, die hierzulande um Umlauf sind, weisen Spuren des Stoffs auf. Das weiß niemand besser als Stefan Liebert. Der Spross einer Hamburger Kiez-Familie ist gerade mal achtzehn Jahre alt, als das weiße Pulver ihm zum ersehnten Aufstieg in die Upper-Class verhilft.

Read e-book online PEOPLE True Crimes: Cases That Shocked America PDF

Clean twists on infamous trials are the focal point of real Crime tales: circumstances That stunned the United States, a unique version of individuals journal. A significant other to the hot research Discovery community sequence humans journal Investigates, this variation explores crimes that experience remained a secret for years—the 1996 homicide of child festival contestant JonBenet Ramsey, the disappearance of little Lisa Irwin from her Kansas domestic in 2011—and reviews at the newest efforts to unravel them.

Extra info for The Texas Pistoleers:Ben Thompson & King Fisher

Sample text

Download PDF sample

The Texas Pistoleers:Ben Thompson & King Fisher by G.R. Williamson

by Richard

Rated 4.63 of 5 – based on 40 votes