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Published by ABC-CLIO in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • America,
  • West (U.S.)

Subjects:

  • Cowboys -- America -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Cowboys -- West (U.S.) -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- America -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Encyclopedias.,
  • America -- Social life and customs -- Encyclopedias.,
  • West (U.S.) -- Social life and customs -- Encyclopedias.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 427-451) and index.

StatementRichard W. Slatta.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE20 .S56 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 474 p. :
Number of Pages474
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1095310M
ISBN 100874367387
LC Control Number94019824

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