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7 edition of Longhorn War found in the catalog.

Longhorn War

J.R. Roberts

Longhorn War

by J.R. Roberts

  • 150 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Diamond Books (NY) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Westerns - General,
  • Fiction - Western,
  • Westerns

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe Gunsmith, No. 7
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10256645M
    ISBN 100441309305
    ISBN 109780441309306
    OCLC/WorldCa18712616

      The longhorn steer's horns were measured at feet, inches from tip to tip His owner is a year-old girl who won him in a raffle five and a half years ago The previous record holder's horn. Browse the book with Google Preview» Texans love stories about oil fortunes won and lost and won again, about one riot, one Ranger, of cattle drives and war heroes like Audie Murphy and gritty, go-it-alone businessmen who defy common sense and conventional wisdom to amass wealth that would shame a sheik. Texans are suckers for clichés.

    His books include Moving Targets: Nuclear Weapons and National Security (), The Limits of Safety: Organizations, Accidents, and Nuclear Weapons (), and The Spread of Nuclear Weapons: An Enduring Debate (with Kenneth N. Waltz, ). He leads the Academy’s project on New Dilemmas in Ethics, Technology, and War. In his book The Longhorns, J. Frank Dobie states this situation well: "Had they been registered and regulated, restrained and provided for by man, they would not have been what they were." With the destruction of the buffalo following the Civil War, the Longhorns were rushed in to occupy the Great Plains, a vast empire of grass vacated by the.

    World War II. But just a few years after the camp started, it shut down for World War II. Tex went to Florida to train Frogmen (underwater demolitions teams) and many of those who helped create Camp Longhorn also joined the war, including Bob Tarlton (Army), Frank “Zark” Withers (Army), and Bill Johnson (Marines). The Civil War is over. The future of the American West is up for grabs. Any man crazy enough to lead a herd of Texas longhorns to the north stands to make a fortune--and make history. That man would be Nelson Story. A bold entrepreneur and miner, he knows a golden opportunity when he sees one. But it won't be easy.


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See search results for this author. /5(3). The Longhorn War (Book #7 in the The Gunsmith Series). She is the illustrator of Pelican's Confederate Alphabet; Nadine, My Funny and Trusty Guide Dog; and Willy the Texas Longhorn and is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.

As a historian who has adopted Civil War reenacting as a pastime, she focuses on women as active participants on the battlefield, particularly Reviews: 6. A brilliant book – compelling its own right but outstanding due to the alternate side of Pride and Prejudice that it presents, not just the poverty and the war but even in some of the characters (e.g.

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Longhorn is a depiction of American families, then and now. The Texas Longhorn made more history than any other breed of cattle the world has ever known. Dobie's book, originally published intells their story. Gaunt, wiry, intractable, they were themselves pioneers in a hard, strange land/5(12).

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Forced to leave Georgia following the Civil War, a Rebel soldier packs up his family and heads west. The youngest boy, Tom, leaves home in and hires on to one of the.