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The lives and legends of Buffalo Bill

Label
The lives and legends of Buffalo Bill
Title
The lives and legends of Buffalo Bill
Statement of responsibility
Don Russell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Attempts to discern the truths behind the legends built up around his career
Award
Spur Award for Nonfiction, 1962.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
163188
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1899-1986
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Russell, Don
Dewey number
923.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F594
LC item number
.C6867
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buffalo Bill
  • Buffalo Bill
  • Cody
  • Buffalo Bill
  • Pioneers
  • West (U.S.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The lives and legends of Buffalo Bill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Codys were not good at spelling -- The Codys in Bleeding Kansas -- Boy on the plains -- Boy of the Pony Express -- Private Cody in the Civil War -- Mr. Cody attempts domesticity -- William F. Cody becomes Buffalo Bill -- Sheridan finds Cody's services "extremely valuable" -- The Secretary of War hears of Cody -- The Battle of Summit Springs -- Buffalo Bill gains national fame -- Hunting parties on the plains -- The hunt of Grand Duke Alexis -- The Medal of Honor -- "The scouts of the prairie" -- "The scouts of the plains" -- The death of Yellow Hand -- Chief of scouts, B.H. & Y. -- The Buffalo Bill combination -- Buffalo Bill, author -- Buffalo Bill's Wild West -- Little Sure Shot -- Before the crowned heads of Europe -- Buffalo Bill and the buffalo -- The last war trail -- "Congress of the Rough Riders of the World" -- The dime-novel hero -- The hero less heroic --"A series of farewell exhibitions" -- Added to and given with a circus -- The last stands -- "Let my show go on."
Control code
14066047
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
514 p.
Isbn
9780806115375
Lccn
60013470
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illus.
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)186887
  • (OCoLC)186887
Label
The lives and legends of Buffalo Bill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Codys were not good at spelling -- The Codys in Bleeding Kansas -- Boy on the plains -- Boy of the Pony Express -- Private Cody in the Civil War -- Mr. Cody attempts domesticity -- William F. Cody becomes Buffalo Bill -- Sheridan finds Cody's services "extremely valuable" -- The Secretary of War hears of Cody -- The Battle of Summit Springs -- Buffalo Bill gains national fame -- Hunting parties on the plains -- The hunt of Grand Duke Alexis -- The Medal of Honor -- "The scouts of the prairie" -- "The scouts of the plains" -- The death of Yellow Hand -- Chief of scouts, B.H. & Y. -- The Buffalo Bill combination -- Buffalo Bill, author -- Buffalo Bill's Wild West -- Little Sure Shot -- Before the crowned heads of Europe -- Buffalo Bill and the buffalo -- The last war trail -- "Congress of the Rough Riders of the World" -- The dime-novel hero -- The hero less heroic --"A series of farewell exhibitions" -- Added to and given with a circus -- The last stands -- "Let my show go on."
Control code
14066047
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
514 p.
Isbn
9780806115375
Lccn
60013470
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illus.
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)186887
  • (OCoLC)186887

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