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6 edition of The American cowboy found in the catalog.

The American cowboy

by Lonn Taylor

  • 88 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Harper & Row in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cowboys -- West (U.S.) -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLonn Taylor and Ingrid Maar.
    ContributionsMaar, Ingrid., Library of Congress.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF596
    The Physical Object
    Pagination228p. :
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20944771M
    ISBN 100060390263

    The American cowboy. [Harold McCracken] -- "A popular history with full-color paintings and drawings by famous artists of the old West." Book: All Authors / Contributors: Harold McCracken. Find more information about: ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: "First edition after a limited edition. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

    American Cowboy Magazine. K likes. American Cowboy is the cultural chronicler of the West, covering history and heritage, travel and events, art and entertainment, food and ers: K. On reading the book in , I recognized the potential for a black comic book hero based on historical fact. I added other elements to the original Black Lobo character concept, e.g.: Robin Hood, the Lone Ranger, etc., as well as the familiar adventurous spirit of the American cowboy of popular Western novels and cowboy movies of that time Created by: Don "D. J." Arneson, Tony Tallarico.

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