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Gunfighters, Highwaymen, and Vigilantes

Violence on the Frontier

Roger D. McGrath (Author)


Paperback, 288 pages
ISBN: 9780520060265
March 1987
$31.95, £21.95
List of Illustrations

1. The Esmeralda Excitement
2. No Goodee Cow Man
3. Politics, the Civil War, and the Boundary
4. Robbery, Rowdyism, and Combat
5. The Daly Gang
6. The Last of the Old-Time Mining Camps
7. Violence and the Minorities
8. Women, Juveniles, and Violence
9. In Illegal Pursuit of Wealth
10. Rough and Rowdy
11. The Badmen of Bodie
12. Vigilantism
13. The Heritage of the Trans-Sierra Frontier

Appendix: Scholarly Assessments of Frontier Violence

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