Helldorado, bringing the law to the mesquite

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Houghton Mifflin Company , Boston and New York
Frontier and pioneer life -- Arizona., Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.), Out

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Arizona., West (

Statementby William M. Breakenridge.
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LC ClassificationsF811 .B82
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 256 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6720879M
LC Control Number28025741
OCLC/WorldCa726980

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"A dry, terse, matter-of-fact book that breathes authenticity."-Frederic F. Van de Water, New York Evening Post Helldorado heats up in its evocation of early-day Tombstone, where as deputy sheriff, Breakenridge encountered the Earp brothers, Doc Holliday, Bat Masterson, Luke Short, John Ringo, and Buckskin Frank Leslie.

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Hard copy of the orginial all black cover with gold letters on end Read full review. Inhis book, Helldorado: Bringing the Law to the Mesquite, was published. Wyatt Earp and his wife Josie would become major critics of the book, claiming that much of what Breakenridge wrote was biased and more fiction than fact.

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Inhe ghost wrote with Billy Breakenridge, the book Helldorado: Bringing Law to the Mesquite. Breakenridge had been a deputy sheriff under Johnny Behan in Tombstone, Arizona Territory during the period of the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral. Breakenridge had pressed Wyatt for details about his time in Tombstone to add to the book.

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Donnelley & Sons Company, Chicago (). That book is by William M. Breakenridge, entitled Helldorado: Bringing Law to the Mesquite. It was published in It was published in While his book was ghost written by William MacLeod Raine, I read where Raine's work in crafting Helldorado: Bringing Law to the Mesquite was more as a co-author than purely his own work.

Brocius was described by contemporary author Billy Breakenridge in his book, Helldorado: Bringing the Law to the Mesquite, as being the most deadly pistol shot of the Cowboys: "able to hit running jackrabbits, shoot out candle flames without breaking the candles or lantern holders, and shoot quarters from between the fingers of volunteers".Born:Possibly Crawfordsville, Indiana, United States.

He wrote a book about his experiences called "Helldorado: Bringing the Law to the Mesquite," which was ghostwritten by William McLeod Raine. He later served as a deputy U.S. marshal, a surveyor, and was a detective for the Southern Pacific : Evergreen Memorial Park, Tucson, Pima County.

This film draws heavily on the book by former Tombstone Assistant Marshal Billy Breakenridge, Helldorado: Bringing the Law to the Mesquite.

In the film, Clanton is portrayed as being second-in-command of the Clanton Gang and the plot's comic of death: Gunshot wound. HELLDORADO: Bringing The Law to the Mesquite. Edition: First thus. Chicago: R. R. Donnelley & Sons, Co. (Lakeside Press) Hardcover first edition - Lakeside Classics # 80, index, photos.

Autobiography of the man who was best known for being Deputy Sheriff in Tombstone during its early lawless years - and when the "Shoot-out at OK Corral.^ "Helldorado:Bringing the Law to the Mesquite". google books.

Retrieved Janu ^ "Helldorado Days". Retrieved Janu ^ "ADHS Arizona Genealogy Birth and Death Certificates online" (PDF).

Archived from the original (PDF) on Ma Retrieved Janu ^ Wyatt Earp's Cow-boy Campaign.He also became an author in with the publication of Helldorado: Bringing the Law to the Mesquite.

The memoir, ghostwritten by William McLeod Raine, featured his memoirs of life in Tombstone and on the frontier. In the book, he portrays Wyatt Earp as a thief, pimp, killer, and crooked gambler. Earp and his wife branded it as biased and fiction.