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By Lowell Ziemann

The 12 months 1900 is the focal point of this inventive publication. every age will take pleasure in this combination of attention-grabbing evidence and old fiction. previous West enthusiasts will know about Butch Cassidy, Tom Horn and different characters of the interval in addition to the USA tradition on the flip of the century.
Included are articles at the Code of the West, the Arizona Rangers, and the "modern: cowboy.
American heritage enjoyable and trivia.
Whether you're a historical past buff, partial to the outdated West or just get pleasure from a good learn, you are going to definitely take pleasure in this publication. (Makes a superb present too!)

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