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Outgunned! (True Stories of Citizens Who Stood Up to Outlaws-And Won)

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It's a classic story from hundreds of western shoot-'em-ups: a gang of outlaws rides into town, terrorizes local citizens, and finally meets their match when the heroic sheriff appears. In real life, it was different. Some of the most notorious western outlaws were killed or captured by townspeople. And the trend continued throughout the Prohibition era. OUTGUNNED! TRUE STORIES OF CITIZENS WHO STOOD UP TO OUTLAWS -- AND WON describes a dozen such cases. There's Jesse James, whose gang was decimated by armed citizens while the James-Younger Gang was attempting to rob a bank in Northfield, Minnesota. There's Tom Horn, assassin for the Wyoming cattle barons, who was shot by citizens during an ill-fated jailbreak. And there's George Birdwell, Pretty Boy"" Floyd's chief lieutenant; he and his partners were gunned down by outraged townspeople as they attempted to hold up a bank in the all-black town of Boley, Oklahoma. There's the notorious Dalton gang that entered Coffeyville, Kansas, one cold fall morning in 1892 and attempted to rob two banks at the same time; four of the outlaws were killed by armed citizens. Then there's Anthony Chebatoris, a Prohibition-era socialist who, after murdering an innocent bystander during an attempted bank robbery in Midland, Michigan, was shot by a dentist who kept a hunting rifle in his office.
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This book title, Outgunned! (True Stories of Citizens Who Stood Up to Outlaws-And Won), ISBN: 9781581823868, by Robert A. Waters, John T. Waters, published by Turner Publishing Company (June 1, 2004) is available in paperback. Our minimum order quantity is 25 copies. All standard bulk book orders ship FREE in the continental USA and delivered in 4-10 business days. Expedited shipping is also available.

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Author:
Robert A. Waters, John T. Waters
Format:
Paperback
Pages:
239
Publisher:
Turner Publishing Company (June 1, 2004)
Language:
English
ISBN-13:
9781581823868
ISBN-10:
158182386X
Weight:
10.56oz
Dimensions:
6.42" x 9.12" x 0.67"
Case Pack:
38
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