Ozarks gunfights and other notorious incidents

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Pelican Pub. Co. , Gretna, La
StatementLarry Wood
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF417.O9 W66 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination237 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24534291M
ISBN 101589807030
ISBN 139781589807037
LC Control Number2009039548
OCLC/WorldCa317927960

Wood is a member of the Joplin Writers Guild, Missouri Writers’ Guild, the Ozarks Writers League, and the Joplin Genealogy Society.

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The author of Pelican titles Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents and Desperadoes of the Ozarks, Wood lives in Joplin, Missouri/5(6).

This fascinating read collects true stories of infamous shootouts and other colorful episodes Ozarks gunfights and other notorious incidents book occurred in the Ozarks region between the s and Wild Bill Hickok, the Youngers vs.

the Pinkertons, Bonnie and Clyde, and many more are featured/5(4). Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5.

Ozarks gunfights and other notorious incidents. [Larry Wood] -- "The battle between the Blue and Gray had ended, but the Ozarks were still witnessing a war.

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Divided loyalties gave rise to rampant lawlessness and debauchery, plaguing this region with robberies, Your Web browser is. The battle between the Blue and Gray had ended, but the Ozarks were still witnessing a war. Divided loyalties gave rise to rampant lawlessness and debauchery, plaguing this region with robberies, shootouts, and showdowns/5(5).

Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents by Larry Wood, Pelican Publishing, Gretna, La.,$ paperback. After the Civil War, one didn’t. Then such senseless gunfights echoed throughout the Ozarks for a bloody century, including Bonnie and Clyde’s murderistic mayhem and featuring other notable characters such as Bill Doolin, the “Bloody Bender” family, Cora Hubbard and Emma Malloy.

Last year, Wood issued a similar book, "Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents." That book chronicled macho misbehavior from the.

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But Larry Wood is here to set you straight. His earlier book, Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents, related 25 such events from the region, and he has followed that up with 22 more events in Desperadoes of the Ozarks.

Note that not all are frontier events (ranging from to. Wood is a freelance writer specializing in the history of Missouri and the Ozarks, and is an honorary lifetime member of the Missouri Writers’ Guild. Among his 14 books is Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents.

Roy Daugherty and the Fairview Bank Robbery My book Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents contains a chapter on Roy "Arkansas Tom" Daugherty, and I've briefly summarized his "career" on this blog before. He was one of the few outlaws whose criminal career spanned both the Old West era and the gangster era.

Author Brooks Blevins talked about his book, History of the Ozarks, Larry Wood, author of Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents, shared the area’s violent history. He talked. Larry Wood, author of 'Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents,' will discuss that region's vigilantism and violent past at the Kansas City Public Library's Central Library at 2 p.m.

His previous books include The Civil War on the Lower Kansas-Missouri Border, The Civil War Story of Bloody Bill Anderson, Other Noted Guerrillas of the Civil War in Missouri, Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents, and two historical novels entitled Call Me Charlie: A Novel of a Quantrill Raider and Showdown at Baxter : History Press, The.

His previous books include The Civil War on the Lower Kansas-Missouri Border, The Civil War Story of Bloody Bill Anderson, Other Noted Guerrillas of the Civil War in Missouri, Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents, and two historical novels entitled Call Me Charlie: A Novel of a Quantrill Raider and Showdown at Baxter : TheHistoryPress.

Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents Video Transcript. Introduction. LARRY WOOD: Thanks for the introduction and thanks to the Archives for inviting me.

you know, write a few more stories and I can put a whole book of these notorious incidents together, you know, so that’s kind of -- was the genesis of this book. His previous books include The Civil War on the Lower Kansas-Missouri Border, The Civil War Story of Bloody Bill Anderson, Other Noted Guerrillas of the Civil War in Missouri, Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents, and two historical novels entitled Call Me Charlie: A Novel of a Quantrill Raider and Showdown at Baxter Springs/5(6).

Wood is a member of the Joplin Writers Guild, Missouri Writers’ Guild, the Ozarks Writers League, and the Joplin Genealogy Society. The author of Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents, also from Pelican, Wood lives in Joplin, Missouri.5/5(3).

Larry Wood, author of Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents, shared the area's violent history. He talked about feuding groups and infamous criminals from Wild Bill Hickok to. Larry Wood, author of Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents, shared the area's violent history.

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He talked about feuding groups and infamous criminals from Wild Bill Hickok to Bonnie and Clyde. People: Jeremy Drouin; Larry Woody Sponsor: Kansas City (MO) Public Library. Larry Wood, author of Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents, shared the area’s violent history. He talked about feuding groups and infamous criminals from Wild Bill Hickok to Bonnie and.

Larry Wood has 29 books on Goodreads with ratings. Larry Wood’s most popular book is Murder & Mayhem in Missouri. He’s also the author of “Wicked Joplin,” “Wicked Springfield,” “Civil War Springfield” and “The Two Civil War Battles of Newtonia,” also available from the History Press, as well as “Ozarks Gunfights and Other Notorious Incidents,” “Showdown at Baxter Springs,” a western romance published by Treble Heart Books Author: NIKKI PATRICK.

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