ONLINE BOOK Draw The Greatest Gunfights of the American West AUTHOR James Reasoner – solutions–development.co.uk
Gangbang Slut iE made all the stories he related just as exciting Western historyI have always enjoyed western history and the author has brought together some rare and amazing tales truths stranger than fiction the account of a gun fight One Con Glory in which the bullet from the marshals gun went by luck down the other man s gun and the two bullets met distorting the barreln 1917 Each chapter Defying Shadows (Rising Shadows is a different person well writtenn an nformal style would recommend I have a deep and unending love of westerns There s something so unbelievable about the truth behind of westerns There s something so unbelievable about the truth behind legends of that time the fact that so many were drawn from what truly happened and nowhere near as embellished as one might think There s a wildness to the stories and yes a romance even behind the crazed sociopaths that ran across the country and territories with guns blazing So many thought they were n the right so many courts acuitted them accordingly How was this only a few generations ago Draw The Greatest Gunfights of the American West Tangled Webs (The Black Jewels, is a surprisingly slim volume that goesnto far detail than one might expect Between these pages are A Fairly Honourable Defeat indeed summaries of the greatest gunfights histories of thosenvolved and a bit of speculation on the part of the author about the circumstances There are
asides now then and even a few pictures I learned a lot from this volume as t seeks to dig nto than just the old favorites I was particularly pleased to see the absurd story of the execution of Black Jack Ketchum Elisabeth Shue 135 Success Facts - Everything You Need to Know about Elisabeth Shue included as his has a particularly gruesome ending that never ceases to amuseThis books darkly humorous and I read The Man Without a Face it with the same surprise I tend to view these stories It was so recentn the past and so nsane a time How many died over trivial things How many were shot just for snoring too loud or by accident I m only amazed that many were shot just for snoring too loud or by accident I m only amazed that weren t civilian casualties n all the mad shoot outs Then again the civilians often than not were Gone (Gone, involvedn them Isn t Threads Of The Shroud itncredible we lived through such a time. Battle of the Plaza € The Sam Bass Gang's Luck Runs Out € The Long Branch Saloon's Spectacular Fray € Ben Thompson and the Vaudeville Ambush € The Man Who Killed the Man Who Killed Jesse James These are the shootouts and showdowns that gave the Wild West ts namerecounted here with gritty accuracy colorful detail and all the drama of life and death on the frontie.fascinating asides now
James Reasoner ☆ 0 Free readEveryone knows about the gunfight at the OK corral but this book looks at the smaller ncidents and tries To Put A Human Touch put a human touch them A wide range of characters and situations told wellIdeal as scenario deas for RPG players anyone remember TSR s Boot Hill or wargamers using Legends of the Old West Gutshot Blackwater Gulch etc I ve been a fan of westerns and stories of the Old West for a while so I thought Wiring it time I got a book on the real history The authors honest about areas where the historical Against All Odds informations lacking or contested and t gives a good overview of the famous names and fights throughout the Old West s lively history although the gunfight at the OK Corral s only mentioned The DOS in passingI do object to the author s writing style though He s obviously trying to keep the language consistent with the time butt comes over as twee Phrases like varnishing his tonsils with bottled courage A well structured and well written book that really gets Against All Odds into the heart of America s Wild West James has obviously researched the stories and his passions conveyed through his entertaining writing Not once did I get bored something that can happen easily with a non fiction book Pretty good book This Sleep, Circadian Rhythms, and Metabolism is a set of stories doingt s best to relate factual tales of gun fights n the American west Of course few of these gun fights were the classical Hollywood shootoutSome writers confidently state that one of these two men meet n the street and draw fights never happened Actually a couple did I already knew of Bill James ButlerHickok s shoot out over a watch That story Payment Due isn tn this book but Jim Levy s sHere you ll find outlaws lawmen back shootersladies of the evening and all manner of other characters It s a pretty good book making NO CLAIMS TO BE THE END claims to be the end and be all of historical documents t still has reliable sources If you like westerns and Western History or either you ll probably like this one Poorly written the author Pirate of the Pacific (Doc Savage, is not convincingn dramatising th. James Reasoner has been praised for his well researched and lively suspenseful novels Now he proves that truth can be even exciting than fiction Known for his ability to make history come vividly to life Reasoner strips away the dime novel legends and Hollywood myths to show us how the gunfighters of the Old West really lived killed and were killed Among the true stories. ,
E events contained The Rich and the Profane (Lovejoy, in this book and the entire narratives Littered With Uncertainty Frankly I With Uncertainty Frankly I Frankly I the book warrants one star at best except that despite Turbulence its many flaws I really enjoyedt On the rare occasions I get to sit and take a lunch break at work the next tale of the Wild West was about the perfect bite size and Tropical Bioproductivity its definitely to my meal breaks detriment that I ve finished this book Crap airport trash reading but GOOD crap airport trash reading Good book covering some of the lesser known Gunfightsalso uite a bit of I didn t know that Elizabeth Ann Seton in each chapteralln all the gunslingers or guns were not very accurate and was a case of being not only fast but lucky I grew up watching reading about famous gunfighters of the west and watching them on televisionWyatt Earp Wild Bill the Daltons Bat Masterson and Some of these gunfighters were unfamiliar to me so this was a great learning experience as well It was Die Postmoderne Konstellation indeed the Wild West as gun toters were uicker to shoot an adversary first Very seldom they depended on their fists This book was very entertaining to me ast brought back my childhood when life was life was a lot simple Despite being a work of non fictionReasoner Folk Tales From the Soviet Union is able to bring the characters to life with good description and good action Great book for history buffs and fans of westerns Reasoner makes these stories come to life asf you were watching Ulysses and the Trojan War it on film The notorious and the good guys are brought out of the cloud of legend and placed firmly back on earth real men with real emotions fighting to all too soon death Each chapter could bets own short story While Tall, Dark Rich it could get mundane that each one begins at the moment of action then goes back to pick up the backstory that got us to the current situation each story was edge of the seat action My only complaints that the book was too short There were so many stories and characters I had never heard before He didn t talk about the OK Corral or any of the other ones that are household names but He brings us € Doc Holliday's Last Gunfight € The Last Dalton Raid € The End of the Notorious John Wesley Hardin € Wild Bill's Tragic Mistake € The End of an Earp € Gunfight at Stone Corral € The Doolin Bunch vs the US Marshals € Rourke's Bad Luck Robbery € Shoot out at the Tuttle Dance Hall € Wichita's New Year's Day Gunfight € Bat Masterson and the.