Great Plains Guide to Buffalo Bill: Forts, Fights & Other Sites (Paperback)

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Anyone interested in the history of the West will enjoy this latest book by Jeff Barnes. He carefully examines the accounts of William F. 'Buffalo Bill' Cody's life--some true, some fictional, and others in between--and places them within the context of the Great Plains, and America as a whole, guiding readers to sites associated with Buffalo Bill and the momentous times in which he lived. It's an entertaining and helpful guide to both past and place. --Steve Friesen, director of the Buffalo Bill Museum- Guide to residences, forts, battlefields, and other sites that interpret Buffalo Bill's life on the Great Plains- Locations in Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, South Dakota, and Wyoming- Helpful maps pinpoint locations- Dozens of photographs from both past and present- Includes directions, visitor information, related sites, and recommended reading.

About the Author

Jeff Barnes lives in Omaha, Nebraska, and is an independent historian, former newspaper editor, trustee of the Nebraska State Historical Society, and past chairman of the Nebraska Hall of Fame commission.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780811712934
ISBN-10: 0811712931
Publisher: Stackpole Books
Publication Date: February 1st, 2014
Pages: 240
Language: English