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Buffalo Bill Cody The Man Behind The Legend

By: Carter, Robert A.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: N.Y., John Wiley & Sons: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2589

ISBN: 0471319961

Condition: As New


496 pages, photos. "In Buffalo Bill Cody, the first full biography in over thirty years, we are given an intimate glimpse into the exhilarating life of this one-of-a-kind frontiersman and enormously popular showman, from his famous exploits to the lesser-known dramas surrounding his life. We gain fresh insights about many of the mysteries of Buffalo Bill's life, including whether he indeed killed Yellow Hand-the "first scalp for Custer." Elegantly written, Bu... View more info

On The Border With Mackenzie, Or Winning West Texas From The Comanches

By: Carter, Robert G.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N.Y., Antiquarian Press: 1961

Seller ID: 015663

Condition: Very Good


Limited Edition of 750 copies, Foreword by Jeff Dykes, 580 pages, photo, slight wear, owner stamp. includes reprints of six additional pamphlets by Carter. Jenkins, Basic Texas Books #25, "One of the best sources on the Federal Cavalry campaigns against the Indians in the 1870's. Carter participated in 21 major engagements in the Union Army and in the Civil War. He was awarded the Medal of Honor." Howes C195 . View more info

Massacre of Salt Creek Prairie and the Cowboy's Verdict

By: Carter, Robert Goldthwaite

Price: $1,650.00

Publisher: Washington, Gibson Bros. Printers: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9848

Condition: Very Good


48 pages, original wraps, slight edge wear, outside hinge split about ½ way, limited to 100 copies, housed in a protective hard case . Carter was a Medal of Honor recipient, gives personal accounts of the Texas frontier while serving under Ranald Mackenzie in the 4th Cavalry. Kiowas, Satanta, General Sherman, buffalo hunting, Texas forts, Concho, Richardson, Fort Griffin, rescue of white girl captives, etc. Howes C193. Rare! View more info

Pursuit of Kicking Bird A Campaign in the Texas Badlands

By: Carter, Robert Goldthwaite

Price: $1,750.00

Publisher: Washington, Gibson Bros. Printers: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014501

Condition: Very Good+


44 pages, original wraps, spine professionally repaired, SIGNED by author, limited to 100 copies. Housed in a custom case. Much on Texas military posts and frontier, Kiowas, General Sherman, Mackenzie, etc. Rader 613, Howes C197. View more info

Four Brothers in Blue A Story of the Great Civil War from Bull Run to Appomattox Foreword by Frank Vandiver, Introduction by John M. Carroll

By: Carter, Robert Goldthwaite, R. G. Frank Vandiver, John M. Carroll

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Austin, University of Texas Press: 1978

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 6329

ISBN: 0-8061-3185-3

Condition: Very Good+


537 pages, photo. "These letters, collected and transcribed by Captain Robert Goldthwaite Carter in the 1870s, are among the finest primary sources on the daily life of the Union soldier in the Civil War. Robert and his three brothers all saw action with the Army of the Potomac under its various commanders, Generals McClellan, Burnside, Hooker, Meade, and Grant. At times in pairs but often in neighboring units, they fought on the battlefields of Bull Run, Antietam, F... View more info