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Trailing the cowboy, his life and lore as told by frontier journalists.

Clifford Peter Westermeier

Trailing the cowboy, his life and lore as told by frontier journalists.

Comp. and ed. by Clifford P. Westermeier.

by Clifford Peter Westermeier

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Published by Caxton Printers in Caldwell, Idaho .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cowboys

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF596 W5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination414p.
    Number of Pages414
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18491868M

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