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Hell On The Range. A Story Of Honor, Conscience, And The American West by Daniel Justin Herman

Hell On The Range. A Story Of Honor, Conscience, And The American West

by Daniel Justin Herman

Publication: Yale University Press, 2010, New Haven & London

First edition. 8vo. Black colored boards, gold stamping on spine, xxvi, 365 pp., introduction, acknowledgments, illustrated, portraits, maps, list of abbreviations, notes, index. Benjamin H. Johnson says, "An original and provocative contribution to Western history. By linking the Rim Country War to the often conflicting demands of honor and conscience, Herman demonstrates how frontier violence continued to shape Western identity for generations to come." A lively account of Arizona's Rim Country War of the 1880s, where the author explores a web of conflict involving Mormons, Texas cowboys, New Mexican sheepherders, Jewish merchants, and mixed blood ranchers. As new in dust jacket.

Inventory Number: 30888

$45.00