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Trails and trials of a Texas Ranger.

William Warren Sterling

Trails and trials of a Texas Ranger.

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sterling, William Warren, 1891-,
  • Texas Rangers

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [525]

    StatementDrawings by Bob Schoenke.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF391 .S83 1968
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 536 p.
    Number of Pages536
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5188206M
    LC Control Number75007918

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Famous Rangers of the era like Frank.