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The Resource Dragging Wyatt Earp : a personal history of Dodge City, Robert Rebein

Dragging Wyatt Earp : a personal history of Dodge City, Robert Rebein

Label
Dragging Wyatt Earp : a personal history of Dodge City
Title
Dragging Wyatt Earp
Title remainder
a personal history of Dodge City
Statement of responsibility
Robert Rebein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In Dragging Wyatt Earp essayist Robert Rebein explores what it means to grow up in, leave, and ultimately return to the iconic Western town of Dodge City, Kansas. In chapters ranging from memoir to reportage to revisionist history, Rebein contrasts his hometown?s Old West heritage with a New West reality that includes salvage yards, beefpacking plants, and bored teenagers cruising up and down Wyatt Earp Boulevard." -Amazon.com
Summary
Part memoir and part revisionist history, explores what it means to grow up, leave, and return to Dodge City, Kansas, and contrasts the town's classic Old West heritage with its jaded New West reality
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10171382
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rebein, Robert
Dewey number
978.1/76
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F689.D64
LC item number
R43 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rebein, Robert
  • Dodge City (Kan.)
  • Rebein, Robert
  • Dodge City (Kan.)
  • Authors
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a personal history of Dodge City
Label
Dragging Wyatt Earp : a personal history of Dodge City, Robert Rebein
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Return to Dodge City -- The town -- House on wheels -- In the land of crashed cars and junkyard dogs -- The identity factory -- Dragging Wyatt Earp -- The country -- The greatest game country on earth -- Sisyphus of the plains -- A most romantic spot -- The search for quivira -- Of horses, cattle, and men -- Horse latitudes -- Wild horses -- Feedlot cowboy -- How to ride a bronc -- Epilogue: The casino
Control code
20164797
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 225 pages
Isbn
9780804011426
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012044512
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn820665575
  • (OCoLC)820665575
Label
Dragging Wyatt Earp : a personal history of Dodge City, Robert Rebein
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Return to Dodge City -- The town -- House on wheels -- In the land of crashed cars and junkyard dogs -- The identity factory -- Dragging Wyatt Earp -- The country -- The greatest game country on earth -- Sisyphus of the plains -- A most romantic spot -- The search for quivira -- Of horses, cattle, and men -- Horse latitudes -- Wild horses -- Feedlot cowboy -- How to ride a bronc -- Epilogue: The casino
Control code
20164797
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 225 pages
Isbn
9780804011426
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012044512
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn820665575
  • (OCoLC)820665575

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