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Wyatt Earp. The Life Behind The Legend. CASEY TEFERTILLER

Wyatt Earp. The Life Behind The Legend.



Publication: John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 1997, New York

First edition. 8vo. Generic inscription on the half title page by the author. Cloth, frontispiece, foreword, acknowledgments, introduction, xii, 403 pp., illustrated, notes and sources, bibliography, index. Foreword by Angus Cameron, winner of seven Western Heritage awards. An excellent, thorough biographical account of Wyatt Earp, his family, friends, and deeds. Gary L. Roberts, professor Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, says, "The first really serious documented biography of Wyatt Earp to be published...an incredible job of research...a vast amount of material which gives a fresh and more realistic view of Wyatt Earp and his time. This is, simply, a major contribution to western American history." Fine in dust jacket.

Inventory Number: 50228