Published August 1984
by Diamond Books (NY) .
Written in English
|Series||The Gunsmith Series, No 20|
|The Physical Object|
"Tom Clavin's Dodge City is a lesson in historical reporting, exhaustively researched and enthusiastically written with all the page-turning drive of a modern thriller. He's swept aside a century of cheesy myth to excavate the far more fascinating reality that lay beneath/5(). Dodge City is as wild a town as they come. In fact, when Clint Adams comes riding in, things are pretty much out of control. Young Deputy Sheriff Bill Tilghman is trying his darndest, but it will take a pack of lawmen to tame this town. A frightened mayor sends for help and the Dodge City Gang responds to the call.4/5. The Dodge City Gang (The Gunsmith Book 20) - Kindle edition by Roberts, J. R.. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Dodge City Gang (The Gunsmith Book 20)/5(2). In his book, Dodge City: Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, and the Wickedest Town in the American West, Tom Clavin tells the true story of the wildest settlement on the American Frontier. Originally begun near an Army fort, Dodge City became known for its gunfights, cattle drives, and general chaos. It would take men with steel spines and strong hands /5().
The Dodge City Gang (The Gunsmith) (Volume 20) Paperback – Septem by J. R. Roberts (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings. Book 20 of The Gunsmith. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — — Paperback "Please retry" $/5(2). What was the “Dodge City Gang?” June Marshall Trimble In his book The Gunfighters, Dale T. Schoenberger states that Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, Doc Holliday and Luke Short were known as the “Dodge City Gang.” Why were they called that? The rule of the Dodge City Gang was over. Neill/Brown was arrested at Parsons, Kansas, a week later, but released on a technicality. He left Parsons with Joe Carson’s widow, and disappeared from history. In the summer of , a gang of desperados made their first appearance in Las Vegas, New the first Santa Fe trains steamed into the territory that summer, it brought with it a whole host of gamblers, ruffians and unsavory characters.. Before long, a group formed called the “Dodge City Gang,” since so many of them had earned reputations for violent behavior in the western cow.
Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Dodge City Gang (The Gunsmith Book 20) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. DODGE CITY Matt Braun The cattle trail from Texas to Kansas was long, hot and dangerous. And by the time cowboys got there, they had the money and means to make a boomtown explode—and make Dodge City a great place to be a defense attorney as long as you weren't looking for an innocent man/5(1). The Dodge City Gang. The Dodge City Gang were a group of Kansas gunfighters and gamblers who dominated the political and economic life of Las Vegas, New Mexico in and early It attracted a number of opportunists and outlaws. The gang was composed largely of fighters from the recent Railroad Wars of Raton, New Mexico, and Royal Gorge. Dodge City lies at the intersection of North America's semi-arid (Köppen BSk) and humid subtropical climate (Köppen Cfa) zones, with hot summers, highly variable winters, both warm and very cold periods, and low to moderate humidity and precipitation throughout the year; it is part of USDA Hardiness zone 6b. Areas to the west are drier and more strongly semi-arid.