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Charles A. Siringo

a Texas picaro

by Charles D. Peavy

  • 199 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Steck-Vaughn Co. in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southwestern States
    • Subjects:
    • Siringo, Charles A., 1855-1928 -- Criticism and interpretation,
    • Texas in literature,
    • Southwestern States -- In literature

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 39-41.

      Statementby Charles D. Peavy.
      SeriesSouthwest writers series, no. 3
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3537.I89 Z83
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 41 p.
      Number of Pages41
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5542743M
      LC Control Number67020701

      Charles A. SIRINGO ( - ) A cowboy outlaw whose youthful daring has never been equalled in the annals of criminal history. When a bullet pierced his heart he was less than twenty-two years of age, and had killed twenty-one men, Indians not included. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Charles Siringo books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

      Charles A. Siringo. A Texas Cowboy. New York: William Sloane, []. Revised edition. Octavo. Publisher's - Available at Weekly Internet Rare Books and. Explore books by Charles A. Siringo with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £

      After years of cowboying, Charles A. Siringo had settled down to store-keeping in Caldwell, Kansas, when a blind phrenologist, traveling through, took the measure of his mule head and told him that he was cut out for detective work. Thereupon, Siringo joined the Pinkerton National Detective Agency in Price: $ Charlie Siringo was an American lawman and detective. He also was the first authentic cowboy autobiographer. His books helped popularize the romantic image of the American cowboy.


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