As big as the West : the pioneer life of Granville Stuart / Clyde A. Milner II and Carol A. O'Connor.

Granville Stuart (1834-1918) is a quintessential Western figure, a man whose adventures rival those of Wyatt Earp, Buffalo Bill, or Sitting Bull, and who embodied many of the contradictions of America's westward expansion. Stuart collected guns, herded cattle, mined for gold, and killed men he...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Milner, Clyde A., II, 1948-
Other Authors: O'Connor, Carol A., 1946-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published:Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
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Table of Contents:
  • Show your hand
  • Moving west
  • Partners in a new land
  • Stampedes
  • Ties to the nation
  • Brothers apart
  • An opportunity with cattle
  • Home on a contested range
  • Stranglers
  • A harsh business
  • Second life
  • outliving the frontier
  • Epilogue: A room full of diaries.