The Plainsmen of the Yellowstone : a History of the Yellowstone Basin

By: Brown, Mark H.

Price: $97.75

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Book Condition: Very Good


480 pp, brown clothcovered boards w/white-orange-yellow lettering on the front panel w/white-yellow-black lettering on the spine, map endpapers of Yellowstone Basin form 1877 to 1890, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author, dj blackk-blue-white-brown color illustrated front cover and spine w/black-and-white photo of the author on the rear panel of the dj. Includes an Inscribed photo of the author to Col. John Livingston. This is the story of the people who once lived in the basin of the Yellowstone River. The story begins with the sons of aged Pierre de la Verendrye. Some of the names: William Clark, John Colter, Jedediah Smith, Captain Reynolds, George Custer, have not been forgotten. The book has a long chapter on outlaws and lawlessness in Montana and Wyoming. There is information on the Johnson County War, the hanging of Jim Averill and Cattle Kate, as well as that of Flat Nose George Curry, and the crimes of the Wild Bunch. Six-Guns #299.

Title: The Plainsmen of the Yellowstone : a History of the Yellowstone Basin

Author Name: Brown, Mark H.

Illustrator: Maps

Categories: History, Americana, Non-Fiction,

Publisher: New York, NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1961

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good+

Type: Book

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED Author

Size: Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Seller ID: 050964

Keywords: Yellowstone Sioux Indians Trappers Soldiers Cowboys Vigilantes Outlaws Plainsmen Wild Bunch Johnson County War Montana Wyoming