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6 edition of William F. Cody"s Wyoming Empire found in the catalog.

William F. Cody"s Wyoming Empire

The Buffalo Bill Nobody Knows

by Robert E. Bonner

  • 318 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by University of Oklahoma Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • United States - 19th Century,
  • United States - General,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Bighorn Basin (Mont. and Wyo.),
  • Biography,
  • Frontier and pioneer life,
  • Pioneers,
  • Wyoming,
  • History: American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11287068M
    ISBN 100806138297
    ISBN 109780806138299

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Buffalo Bill, byname of William Frederick Cody, (born FebruScott county, Iowa, U.S.—died JanuDenver, Colorado), American buffalo hunter, U.S. Army scout, Pony Express rider, Indian fighter, actor, and impresario who dramatized the facts and flavour of the American West through fiction and melodrama.

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Cody would feature Custer's Last Stand in his dramatic spectacles for many years to come. In Cody published his autobiography: The Life of Hon. William F. Cody. Dozens of versions in various. William Frederick Cody ( – ), the boy who would become Buffalo Bill, was born in a log cabin near LeClaire, Iowa Territory, on Febru His father, Isaac, worked variously as a trader, a surveyor, and as overseer for an absentee landowner.

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