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Texas Ranger Tales II

By: Cox, Mike

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: Republic of Texas Press: 1999

Seller ID: 30911

ISBN: 1556226403

Condition: Near Fine


Mike Cox knows as much about the Texas Rangers as anybody on this planet. And in this, his second book about the Rangers, he spins more great tales of these larger-than-life heroes and their sometimes almost unbelievable adventures. These are all new stories, some only told among the Rangers themselves, some told quietly over remote campfires, and others only whispered over elegant dinner tables. Now here they are: more entertaining, informative, and always exciting tale... View more info

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Texas Ranger Tales, Stories That Need Telling

By: Cox, Mike

Price: $12.00  $10.20

Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing: 1997

Seller ID: 12250

ISBN: 1556225377

Condition: As New


Winner of the 1997 Violet Crown Award for best non-fiction book. Stephen F. Austin, during the earliest days of Anglo settlement in Texas wrote that he would "...employ 10 men to act as 'rangers' for the common defense..." and thus the famous Texas Rangers came into being. An important part of Texas history, today's Texas Rangers are among the most respected law enforcement agencies in the world. ; B&W Illustrations and pictures; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 336 pa... View more info

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Unbridled Cowboy

By: Fussell, Joseph B. & E. R. Fussell

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: Truman State University Press: 2008

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14571

ISBN: 1931112770

Condition: Near Fine


A memoir of J. B Fussell (1879-1957) authored by his grandson. In a time and place with no law, the young cowboy took it upon himself to exact revenge on those who trespassed him. Joe recounts tales of cowboy adventures, narrow escapes, undercover work as a Texas Ranger, and life on the railroads. Gift note to "Mike" (Mike Cox (? ) who provided the praise on the rear cover and is a Texas Ranger expert) with a signature that could be "Bob" or "BF" ... View more info

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A Private In The Texas Rangers: A. T. Miller Of Company B, Frontier Battalion

By: Morris Jr., John Miller

Price: $45.00  $38.25

Publisher: Texas A&M University Press: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30358

ISBN: 0890969647

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A tumultuous ride along the fading Texas-Oklahoma frontier. Three diaries, excerpted and annotated by Miller's great-grandson, John Miller Morris, provide the grist of a remarkable story--a tale of true crime and punishment set against the scenic backdrops of the rolling plains, panhandle, and old greer empires.; Canseco-Keck History Series, #3 Series; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 334 pages; 30358 View more info

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Rangers of Texas Jack Hays, Samuel Walker, Ben McCulloch, Rip Ford, Sul Ross, John B. Jones, Lee McNelly

By: Winfrey, Dorman H. and Roger N. Conger, Ben Procter, James M. Day, Billy Mac Jones, Joe B. Frantz, Harold B. Simpson

Price: $29.75  $25.29

Publisher: Texian Press: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition; 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 30573

ISBN: 0685508463

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


The history of the Texas Rangers is, in a sense, the history of Texas itself. They have been engaged since 1823 in defending the lives and property of Texans. Stephen F. Austin conceived the idea and employed ten men from a group of volunteers. There are full-color reproductions of seven original oil paintings by David Sanders. This book covers the biographies of seven famous Rangers, written by well-known historians. DJ somewhat edgeworn with a couple of tiny closed tea... View more info