River Of Blood

Author: William W. Johnstone
Publisher: Pinnacle
ISBN: 0786036044
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THE GREATEST WESTERN WRITERS OF THE 21ST CENTURY America’s most popular Western novelists continue their bold new series featuring Breckenridge Wallace, a big, strong, fierce kid fighting for a home in the towering Rocky Mountains.

A Line In The Sand River Of Blood

Author: Richard Brighton
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1456752227
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Nevertheless, this spectacle would allow the frontiersman, who was going from
location to location, to make some money. When the frontiersman would be
recognized, he would simply use the excuse, “Oh that was my cousin. We look
alike,” or they would use other excuses with such a certainty that they would be
believed. Regardless of their suspicions, the party representatives would list their
names and use that list for a future return on their investment; and the
frontiersman would ...

A Texas Ranger And Frontiersman The Days Of Buck Barry In Texas 1845 1906

Author: James Buckner Barry
Publisher: Pickle Partners Publishing
ISBN: 1786254433
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The colonel hallooed to us as he came back to our line to dismount and take
shelter behind our horses. This order saved us much blood. By the time, and
even before, ... behind our horses. We had shot our muzzle-loading guns empty,
and they had charged us so fast that we had no time to load again. There was
one Mexican battery on a height across the river, one on the height below us;
both commenced firing round shot at us as soon as their friends retired from their
attack upon us.

The Final Frontiersman

Author: James Campbell
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743453134
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The river is down, only knee high and a limpid green. I can see the stones on its
bottom as if there is no water separating us, as if the river itself doesn't exist.
When we reach the willows, they hum with the sound of so many mosquitoes I
feel as if I'm at a NASCAR race. I walk quickly, swinging my arms to keep them at
bay, aware that biologists have discovered rotting caribou, killed by marauding
mosquitoes, that have been completely drained of blood. The sand is a
calligraphy of ...

Never Come To Peace Again

Author: David Dixon
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 0806145013
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In preparation for their campaign, the Pennsylvanians sent the noted interpreter
Andrew Montour to scout the West Branch and report back to Fort Augusta as to
the disposition and strength of the Delawares living along the river. Just as the
expedition was getting under way, the Pennsylvania volunteers encountered
Montour returning downriver in a canoe. The mixed- blood frontiersman reported
that the Delawares at Great Island were "bad Indians, and that [the troops] might
use them ...

The Frontiersmen

Author: Allen W. Eckert
Publisher: Jesse Stuart Foundation
ISBN: 1931672814
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Eighteen years ago, when he was just fifteen, his entire family had been captured
by the French-led Indians who seized and burned Fort Granville on the Juniata
River of Pennsylvania near its junction with the Susque-hanna. His stepfather,
John Turner, had been tortured ... What it meant, he explained, was that their
blood became one and they were brothers and would vow to forever help and
protect one another at all times, regardless of risk. There weren't many people a
man could ...

Franciscan Frontiersmen

Author: Robert A. Kittle
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 0806158395
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Most were hunter-gatherers who moved their villages from place to place in
pursuit of the seasonal food supply.17 But tribes along the Colorado River, the
New River, and the Alamo River planted crops that were irrigated by annual
floodwaters. In contrast to the docile ... “At the first shot he darted into my hut,
spouting so much blood at the mouth and from his temples that I had hardly time
to absolve him and help him to meet his end,” Serra wrote in a letter to a
colleague in Mexico City.

Frontiersmen In Blue

Author: Robert Marshall Utley
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803295506
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and routinely policing the reservation Paiutes.14 In 1862 a company marched
southward to Owen's River Valley to aid a squadron of cavalry from Los Angeles
in pacifying the Mono Paiutes, who had been tormented into hostility by white
settlers. After some blood had been spilled on both sides, the Indians subsided
into an uneasy complaisance, and from newly erected Camp Independence a
company of Californians kept watch on them for two years. ir> In 1864 and again
in 1865 ...

Glory River

Author: Cameron Judd
Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks
ISBN: 146682669X
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my father...” “Hellfire and damnation!” the young frontiersman bellowed, almost
dropping him. “You're white! ... The frontiersman, still laughing—Bushrod could
only wonder why—ran with him, jolting him along so hard his ribs threatened to
break against the frontiersman's bony shoulder. Bushrod's stomach felt like it was
trying to crawl ... blood that spewed out his nose and over his mouth, he saw the
redhaired man raising his flintlock rifle. JeanYves wasn't moving. Just standing,
mouth ...

Frontiersmen

Author: Anthony Clayton
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135363889
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Over the next five years Amin's megalomania and thirst for blood increased.
Many hundreds of ... Amin immediately alleged a Tanzanian invasion and
launched a probing reconnaissance raid across the border with air attacks on
Bukoba and settlements along the Kagera river. ... The vanguard of the invading
force, for political reasons and to avoid Tanzanian casualties, was a unit of some
1,000 Uganda National Liberation Army (UNLA) armed exiles under 106
FRONTIERSMEN.