South from Tombstone a life story by Dan Hughes

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Published by Methuen & Co., Ltd. in London .

Written in English

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  • Arizona.


  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Arizona.

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Book details

Statementby Dan de Lara Hughes.
LC ClassificationsF811 .H85
The Physical Object
Paginationv p., 1 l., 311, [1] p.
Number of Pages311
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6373586M
LC Control Number38021315

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Plus the cast and crew were so large it’s hard to keep track of who’s stories are being told unless it’s one of the big name actors/5(34). Description: "I call this book Tombstone. It is a tombstone for my father who died of hunger infor the 36 million Chinese who also died of hunger, for the system that caused their death and perhaps for myself for writing this book." Yang Jishen's book is banned in China.

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Infive Earp brothers gathered in hopes of finding their fortunes in Tombstone, Arizona, the last boomtown in what was still left of the untamed American West.

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Silver Hills Trading Co is located on Allen Street. Robert Peel Born: Wednesday, Died: Saturday, Ma (Charleston, Arizona) – gunshot through the heart Interred: Boothill Graveyard, Tombstone, Cochise County, Arizona Occupation: Mineral Surveyor, Mining Engineer Charleston, A.T.

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Originally published: At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL book H23c; Works Projects Administration, South Carolina Historical Records Survey, Index to tombstone inscriptions s (Spartanburg, South Carolina: Repring Company Publishers, ) FHL fiche (first of 67) Alphabetical index of tombstone inscriptions.

Until the Communist Party is willing to confront history and is prepared to face up to the harm it has done during its nearly seven decades of rule, it will be too early to erect a tombstone to mark the end of the system that brought about the worst famine in history.

This book review first appeared in the current issue of the Literary Review. Overall this was a dimly entertaining book. I liked the IDEA that Allie Earp was providing her first hand recollections of the Earps before and during their Tombstone saga.

Her perception of Wyatt and her perceptions of the key figures (Wyatt, Doc, Behan, Josie etc.).2/5(1). Cancel free on most hotels. Choose from 9 hotels in Tombstone with prices starting from USD 32 per night. Shop for 37 deals to get the best room price. Tombstone is loved for its entertainment and bars, and has lots of places to visit like Big Nose Kates, Tombstone Epitaph Museum and Birdcage Theater.

Tombstone South Kananaskis, Alberta J When we parked at Elbow Lake parking lot for Tombstone South, it was a beehive of activity. Dozens of hikers were preparing to set off up the trail. Not far away, we spotted a juvenile grizzly crossing the highway.

Minutes later, it. We are located centrally, "in the heart" of Tombstone's historic district. Just a block or so away from historic attractions such as: O.K. Corral and Historama, Crystal Palace Saloon, Big Nose Kate's Saloon, Tombstone Court House, Bird Cage Theatre, The Rose Tree Museum, as well as many Souvenir Shoppes, Saloons and Museums.

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Tombstone is a city in Southeast Arizona. Along with Deadwood, South Dakota, Tombstone was America's most storied town in the wild frontier days, and was the haunt of such notable characters as Doc Holiday, Wyatt Earp, and various cattle rustlers and out.

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Mount Rae dominates the view to the south. This is a zoomed-in view of Mount Joffre to the southwest. Tombstone is a historic city in Cochise County, Arizona, United States, founded in by prospector Ed Schieffelin in what was then Pima County, Arizona became one of the last boomtowns in the American town grew significantly into the mids as the local mines produced $40 to $85 million in silver bullion, the largest productive silver district in Country: United States.

But the Tombstone Epitaph says Ah Lum: China Mary's husband and part owner of the very popular Can Can Restaurant located at 4th and Allen Street where the Old Time Photo shop is today.

Ah Lum died in at the age of He is buried nearby. The Tombstone Times has a brief but good history of the Chinese in Tombstone. Estimated delivery dates - opens in a new window or tab include seller's handling time, origin ZIP Code, destination ZIP Code and time of acceptance and will depend on shipping service selected and receipt of cleared payment - opens in a new window or ry times may vary, especially during peak Rating: % positive.

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For more information once you hit town, stop by the Tombstone Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center. The Tombstone Epitaph building - The Tombstone Epitaph newspaper was established in this building, constructed in at 11 S.

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On this tour, take a journey through town on-board the historic Tombstone Trolley bus and experience a taste of the Wild West/5(3).Tombstone also digs deep into the vendetta ride that followed the tragic gunfight, when Wyatt and Warren Earp and Holliday went vigilante to track down the likes of Johnny Ringo, Curly Bill Brocius, and other cowboys who had cowardly gunned down his brothers.

That "vendetta ride" would make the myth of Wyatt Earp complete and punctuate the.

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