Red Men and WhiteeBook - 2009
Indian wars, lynch mobs, desert crossings, mining camps, stagecoach robberiesall are brought vividly to life in Owen Wister's Red Men and White, the first book of western stories written by the author of the classic cowboy novel, The Virginian. Published in 1895, most of the stories in Red Men and White are based on actual events as told to Wister during his extensive travels in the Old West. Filled with humor, drama, and tragedy, it offers a fascinating glimpse of Wister's writing at a time when he was laying the foundations of the modern Western.
Publisher: New York : Barnes and Noble, , ©2009
Branch Call Number: FICTION Wis
Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 215 pages) : illustrations