The Buffalo Hunter by Zane Grey

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Published by Gunsmoke Westerns .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Westerns,
  • Westerns - General,
  • Fiction

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Gunsmoke Western

Book details

ContributionsLoren Grey (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10824571M
ISBN 100754081354
ISBN 109780754081357

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The Buffalo Hunters. Thomas Atherton agrees to hunt the nearly extinct buffalo for a five thousand-dollar prize, but Indians, miserable weather, elusive herds, sinister outlaws, and corrupt Indian agents turn the job into an impossible task/5. A buffalo hunter's camp must have been one of the most vermin infested places imaginable, what with freshly removed bison skins pegged to the ground all around.

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His passion for the American West was aroused in when Grey toured the West with Buffalo Jones, a noted hunter and adventurer. Grey published a total of 85 books — popular adventure novels that idealized the Western frontier. Riders of the Purple Sage remains his best-known book. He died in in : Zane Grey.

They are covered today by the two Dakotas and Montana and northern Wyoming, where the northern herd ranged, and by Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, parts of Texas, Colorado, and southern Wyoming, for the southern herd. The buffalo was a migratory animal with a small orbit.

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Mary Weekes first Norbert Welsh - whose colourful life story is told here in his own words - in when he was eighty-seven.5/5(8). Book Overview The Buffalo Hunter chronicles the fixations of a year-old man who numbs his fear of women in some very unusual ways. This Peter Straub novella was inspired by an art opening that stuck with the author longer than expected, leading him to purchase an unusual number of baby bottles and discover the haunting story of Bobby Bunting in the process.

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He saved enough money to buy a buffalo hunting outfit, and with three wagons and four hired hunter/skinners set out in search of the Great Plains herd along the Smoky Hill River.

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