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Great stagecoach robbers of the West.

Eugene B. Block

Great stagecoach robbers of the West.

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Crime -- West (U.S.),
    • Brigands and robbers -- West (U.S.),
    • Coaching (Transportation) -- West (U.S.),
    • Stagecoach robberies.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF591 .B585
      The Physical Object
      Pagination262 p.
      Number of Pages262
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5851233M
      LC Control Number62011367
      OCLC/WorldCa1314999

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Great stagecoach robbers of the West. book Wilson available from Rakuten Kobo. Stagecoach robbers evolved as a consequence of the discovery of gold or silver, or some other mineral treasure, and a to Brand: Twodot. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations, map ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction --The first stagecoach robbery in the West --Baldy Green, the Jehu --Robbery at Portneuf --Stephen Venard --The innocents --The Boise bandits --The showdown --The man who swallowed a wagon wheel --The ironclad stagecoach --A sharp Nevada road agent --A Texas bad.

And the last stagecoach robber on the frontier was practically caught red-handed - his bloody palm print being the first used as evidence in a U.S. criminal Stagecoach Robberies of the Old West tells the stories of hauls too large, murders too cold-blooded, and bandits too eccentric to fade into obscurity/5(6).

Buy Great Stagecoach Robberies of the Old West, First Edition 1 by R. Michael Wilson. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(6). The first recorded robbery of a stagecoach occurred inand the last in Over that period there were stagecoach robberies, many with special characteristics such as a claim the robbers were Confederate soldiers, a murder, a gun battle, or a thrilling pursuit and capture.

Great Stagecoach Robbers Of The West by Eugene B. Block it was amazing avg rating — 1 rating — published The Jarbidge Stage Robbery was the last stage robbery in the Old December 5,the driver of a small two-horse mail wagon was ambushed as he was riding to the town of Jarbidge, driver was killed and $4, was stolen, however, three suspects were arrested shortly afterward, including a horse thief named Ben would eventually become the first murderer in American Location: Jarbidge, Nevada, USA.

How common were stagecoach robberies in the Old West. Katrina Devereaux. Mesa, Arizona. In Arizona alone, stage robberies took place between and Or maybe the number issince five of them involved two coaches each.

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Great Stagecoach Robbery () Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries. The killing of young 'Boots' Hollister in this film is one of the most graphic, chilling and stark scenes, even with most of it off-camera, ever seen in a Republic B-western intended for the Saturday matinée crowd.

The story has Red Ryder and his aunt. This isn’t the first time he has examined stagecoach heists—his Encyclopedia of Stagecoach Robbery in Arizona was published inand his Great Stagecoach Robberies of the Old West in The latter does overlap with this latest Wilson offering, including a holdup pulled off in Yuba County on Augby Thomas J.

Hodges (alias. Most robberies were never solved, but many robbers were caught, indicted, tried, convicted, and sentenced. This book includes a collection of of the most thrilling stagecoach robberies from Great Stagecoach Robberies of the Old West, First Edition (Paperback)Brand: Wilson.

Overview of Great Stagecoach Robbery,directed by Lesley Selander, with Wild Bill Elliott, Bobby Blake, Alice Fleming, at Turner Classic Movies.

neighbors in the northern West, as well as with more distant parts of the United States and the world. They redefined the experience of long-distance travel. Indeed they altered people's perceptions of time itself, which acquired a far more precise meaning after the dawn of the steamboat and stagecoach era.

During the robbery, one stagecoach was able to turn around, unnoticed by the robbers, and head back west to Old Faithful to call for help. Law enforcement records and witness statements detail the tense events of the robbery, including the foul language and the threat of rifles.

More interesting, perhaps, is the ensuing manhunt and the related. With Wayne Rogers, Richard Eyer, Robert Bray, James Burke. Luke Perry and Simon Kane run a stagecoach line in the Old West, where they come across a wide variety of killers, robbers, and ladies in distress.

They are accompanied by Simon's young son David/10(). Jan 9, - Robbing a stagecoach. A stage coach robbery. "Old West Cowboy" photos, Part 3 (but without Spencers) Here is a wonderfully iconic cowboy tintype.

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ISBN: Format: Book Condition: New Publisher /5(8). Author of Science vs. crime, Great stagecoach robbers of the West, The vindicators, Great train robberies of the West, Fifteen clues, Great train. Stagecoach Terms and Slang of the Old West.

Relay – A team of horses or mules kept in readiness at a way station to relieve the team of an approaching stagecoach. Reaches – Bars that connected the rear axles with the forward part of the coach. Reinsman – A stagecoach driver.

Ribbons – Reins. Rig – Harness. Road Agent – A stagecoach robber. The most profitable contracts to be had by the stage lines were U.S. Mail contracts, which were hotly contested for. Though the Pony Express is often credited with being the first fast mail service from the Missouri River to the Pacific Coast, the Overland Mail Company actually began a twice-weekly mail service in September Each service crossed more than 2, miles from San Francisco.

DeArment tells where these men came from and what became of them after the outlawry ended. He ends his account in the s with Buffalo Bill's Wild West show and its spectacular rendition of a shotgun robbery, featuring an actual Deadwood stagecoach.

After nearly a century and a half, the Deadwood stage continues to command our attention. R. Michael Wilson has been researching the Old West for fifteen years, following a quarter century as a law enforcement officer. His particular interest is crime, and none are more thrilling than stagecoach robberies.

He has published one book on the subject in Arizona, and four more on other aspects of crime on the frontier/5(18). If you love to read about some of the stagecoach robbers from the Wild West, you will enjoy this book.

The capers of Black Bart are here, Shorty Harris, and Jack Allen, among others. The author has done a marvelous job researching stagecoach robberies. R.

Michael Wilson has been researching the Old West for fifteen years, following a quarter century as a law enforcement officer. His particular interest is crime, and none are more thrilling than stagecoach robberies.

He has published one book on More about R. Michael Wilson.Great Stagecoach Robbers Of The West. By: Block, Eugene B. Price: $ Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: