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WHEN GRANDFATHER WAS A BOY

By: Driggs, Howard R

Price: $12.00  $10.80

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 1957

Seller ID: 17817

Condition: Very Good- in Fair Dust Jacket


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. Has some color fading and some slight tears on the cover. Previous owner name inside front cover, and on the dust jacket. Ex-library with all the usual marks. ; ; 6.25" x 9.25"; 88 pages View more info

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A western cowkid: On trails and ranches of the West

By: Driggs, Howard R

Price: $11.00  $9.90

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17815

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- Dust Jacket


Cover slightly edge worn. ; "This is the real thing- a boy's real life experiences among the men and with the animals of the American West; not sensational stories of dramatic conflict, saturated with danger to life and limb, but true-to-life happenings out of a boy's actual adventures. Here is suspense, and problem solving and practical character building, such as are the daily fare of boys fortunate enough to live and work in the out-of-doors of yesterday and today." ; 6.25" x 9.25"; 102 pages View more info

BENJAMIN BONNEVILLE - SOLDIER OF THE AMERICAN FRONTIER

By: Lovell, Edith H.

Price: $29.00  $26.10

Publisher: Bountiful, Ut, U. S. A., Horizon Publishers & Distributors, Incorporated: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3112

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


Peach jacket very slight corner wear, in mylar cover. Ex-library with all the usual marks. ; Benjamin Louis Eulalie de Bonneville was an American officer in the United States Army, fur trapper, and explorer in the American West. He is noted for his expeditions to the Oregon Country and the Great Basin, and in particular for blazing portions of the Oregon Trail. Utah, and Mormon interest.; 6.25" x 9.25"; 282 pages; ; 0882904388 View more info

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CASEMENT OF JUNIATA - As a Man and As a Stockman ... One of a Kind

By: Ornduff, Donald R

Price: $35.83  $32.25

Publisher: Kansas City, Missouri, Lowell Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41238

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- Dust Jacket


DJ has a small portion missing near the edge, light rubbing, shelf wear, and has had the price corner on the inner flap trimmed. Gift inscription and signature of the author on the cover page. Pages are clean and tight! ; ; 5.5" x 10.25"; 113 pages; 0913504270 View more info

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Boswell - The Story of a Frontier Lawman

By: Pence, Mary Lou

Price: $27.72  $24.95

Publisher: Pioneer Printing: 1978

Seller ID: 44831

Condition: Very Good


Cover is in excellent condition. Pages are tight and clean. No noticed markings. Overall great condition! ; ; 5.75" x 8.6"; 186 pages View more info

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Kit Carson - The Life of an American Border Man

By: Remley, David

Price: $19.99  $17.99

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press: 2012

Seller ID: 54377

Condition: New


Brand new book!; History has portrayed Christopher "Kit" Carson in black and white. Best known as a nineteenth-century frontier hero, he has been represented more recently as an Indian killer responsible for the deaths of hundreds of Navajos. Biographer David Remley counters these polarized views, finding Carson to be less than a mythical hero, but more than a simpleminded rascal with a rifle.Kit Carson: The Life of an American Border Man strikes a balance between prevailing notions about this quintessential western figure. Whereas the dime novelists exploited Carson's popular reputati... View more info

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Orrin Porter Rockwell - Man of God, Son of Thunder

By: Schindler, Harold

Price: $21.95  $19.76

Publisher: University of Utah Press: 2002

Seller ID: 29370

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book! Never been read! ; The Los Angeles Times called it "one of the best biographies of its kind. " Was Orrin Porter Rockwell a cold-blooded killer or a saint? In this balanced account, Schindler paints the thrilling portrait of a genuinely colorful individual, a unique man of the frontier west. ; 0.93 x 9 x 6.05 Inches; 417 pages; 087480440X View more info

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Orrin Porter Rockwell - Man of God, Son of Thunder

By: Schindler, Harold

Price: $22.00  $19.80

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, University of Utah Press: 1977

Seller ID: 20544

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- Dust Jacket


Cover slightly rubbed and edge worn. Previous owner name inside front cover. ; ; 7.5" x 11"; 399 pages; 0874800277 View more info

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Orrin Porter Rockwell - Man of God, Son of Thunder

By: Schindler, Harold

Price: $16.50  $14.85

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, University of Utah Press: 1979

Seller ID: 14259

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


Cover slightly rubbed and edge worn. No Dust Jacket. ; ; 7" x 10"; 399 pages View more info

"J.B." - THE PIONEER EDUCATOR - Cold Biscuits to Hot Lunches

By: Sutton, James B. with Maggie Sherwood

Price: $47.00  $37.60

Publisher: Marston's Inc.: 1983

Seller ID: 41622

Condition: Very Good


Blue cover with slight discoloration. Gold lettering and in very good condition, no dust jacket. ; J. B. has produced a book that covers the most significant period in Arizona history. His story, which ranges from cold buscuits to hot luches, is truly an epic of one man's contribution to his community, his school, his state, and the field of education. It's a rags to riches story in one respect, because the small farming community Sutton undertook to serve and represented all the elements of Central Arizona's beginnings and ultimate development. ; 6" x 9"; 126 pages View more info