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Two true tales of the wild West. by Llewellyn Link Callaway

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Published by Maud Gonne Press in Oakland, Calif .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Montana,
  • Montana.

Subjects:

  • Williams, James, 1834 (Jan. 8)-1887.,
  • Slade, Joseph Alfred, 1829-1864.,
  • Vigilance committees -- Montana.,
  • Montana -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

On spine: Vigilantes: two true tales of the wild West.

Other titlesVigilantes: two true tales of the wild West.
ContributionsCallaway, Llewellyn Link, 1868-1951.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF731 .C33 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination130 p.
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5085810M
LC Control Number74157017

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