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The Texas Rangers In Transition

The Texas Rangers In Transition

Official Texas Ranger Bicentennial™ Publication Newly rich in oil money, and all the trouble it could buy, Texas in the years following World War I underwent momentous changes—and those changes propelled the transformation of the state’s storied Rangers. Charles H. Harris III and Louis R. Sadl

ISBN10 : 9780806163642 , ISBN13 : 080616364X

Page Number : 656

East Texas Troubles

East Texas Troubles

When the gun smoke cleared, four men were found dead at the hardware store in a rural East Texas town. But this December 1934 shootout was no anomaly. San Augustine County had seen at least three others in the previous three years, and these murders in broad daylight were only the latest development

ISBN10 : 9780806165479 , ISBN13 : 0806165472

Page Number : 210

One Ranger

One Ranger

When his picture appeared on the cover of Texas Monthly, Joaquin Jackson became the icon of the modern Texas Rangers. Nick Nolte modeled his character in the movie Extreme Prejudice on him. Jackson even had a speaking part of his own in The Good Old Boys with Tommy Lee Jones. But the role that Jacks

ISBN10 : 9780292738997 , ISBN13 : 0292738994

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Riding Lucifer S Line

Riding Lucifer S Line

The Texas-Mexico border is trouble. Haphazardly splashing across the meandering Rio Grande into Mexico is—or at least can be—risky business, hazardous to one's health and well-being. Kirby W. Dendy, the Chief of Texas Rangers, corroborates the sobering reality: “As their predecessors for over

ISBN10 : 9781574414998 , ISBN13 : 1574414992

Page Number : 404

Gunfights Sites In Texas Ranger History

Gunfights Sites In Texas Ranger History

Since colonizer Stephen F. Austin proposed hiring ten rangers "for the common defense" in 1823, the Texas Rangers have protected the Lone Star State from its enemies with dedication and fortitude. All across Texas are places where Rangers made history. From the Alamo to nearly forgotten graves and b

ISBN10 : 9781626199712 , ISBN13 : 162619971X

Page Number : 304

Yours To Command

Yours To Command

Captain Bill McDonald's (1852-1918) admirers rank him as one of the great captains of Texas Ranger history. His detractors see him as an irresponsible lawman who precipitated violence, hungered for publicity, and related tall tales that cast himself in the hero's role. This title seeks to find the t

ISBN10 : 9781574412604 , ISBN13 : 1574412604

Page Number : 436