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The Resource Circle the wagons! : attacks on wagon trains in history and Hollywood films, Gregory F. Michno and Susan J. Michno

Circle the wagons! : attacks on wagon trains in history and Hollywood films, Gregory F. Michno and Susan J. Michno

Label
Circle the wagons! : attacks on wagon trains in history and Hollywood films
Title
Circle the wagons!
Title remainder
attacks on wagon trains in history and Hollywood films
Statement of responsibility
Gregory F. Michno and Susan J. Michno
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines actual and fictional wagon-train battles and compares them for realism. It also describes how Hollywood portrayed the concept of westward migration, but as the evolving industry became more accurate in historical detail, how filmmakers lost sight of the big picture
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Michno, Gregory
Dewey number
978./02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F596
LC item number
.M525 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Michno, Susan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Wagon trains
  • Battles
  • West (U.S.)
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Wagon trains
  • Battles
  • West (U.S.)
  • Western films
  • Historical films
Target audience
adult
Label
Circle the wagons! : attacks on wagon trains in history and Hollywood films, Gregory F. Michno and Susan J. Michno
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-229) and index
  • Includes filmography: pages 201-213
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 20
  • 182
  • 34
  • How the West Was Won and Into the West
  • 189
  • 35
  • Riding into the Sunset
  • 194
  • Appendix A
  • Wagon Train Movies
  • 201
  • 4
  • Appendix B
  • Wagon Trains Referenced in This Study
  • 214
  • Webster Wagon Train (In the Days of the Pilgrims, The Missing)
  • 24
  • 5
  • Wilson Wagon Train (The Comancheros, Comanche Station)
  • 28
  • 6
  • Oatman Wagon Train (The Unforgiven, Sioux Blood, White Comanche)
  • 33
  • 1
  • 7
  • Ward-Masterson Wagon Train (Soldier Blue, Rio Grande)
  • 38
  • 8
  • Fancher-Baker Wagon Train (The Last Wagon, Dawn on the Great Divide)
  • 44
  • 9
  • Shepherd and Miltimore Wagon Trains (Fighting Caravans, The Painted Stallion)
  • 49
  • 10
  • Utter-Van Ornum Wagon Train
  • Box Wagon (The Unforgiven)
  • 56
  • 11
  • Rose-Baley Wagon Train
  • 63
  • 12
  • Sager Wagons (Seven Alone)
  • 65
  • 13
  • Morton-Marble Wagon Train (The Forest Rose, The Half Breed, Two Rode Together)
  • 11
  • 70
  • 14
  • Anna Brewster Morgan (Stolen Women, Captured Hearts)
  • 78
  • 15
  • Fletcher Wagon Train (Duel at Diablo, Fort Apache, Ulzana's Raid)
  • 83
  • 16
  • Smart and Adams Wagon Trains
  • 90
  • 2
  • 17
  • Townsend Wagon Train (The Big Trail)
  • 96
  • 18
  • Kelly-Larimer Wagon Train
  • 100
  • 19
  • Fisk Wagon Train (Kentucky Rifle)
  • 103
  • 20
  • Bent and Towne-Tevis Wagon Trains
  • Ake-Wadsworth Wagon Train (The Outriders, How the West Was Won)
  • 108
  • 21
  • Blinn-Buttles Wagon Train (Little Big Man, The Searchers)
  • 111
  • 22
  • Templeton, Kirkendall, and Floyd Wagon Trains (Red River)
  • 116
  • 23
  • Hayden, Crow, Blanchard, Snyder, and Baca Wagon Trains (Two Mules for Sister Sara)
  • 16
  • 120
  • 24
  • Cooke and Custard Wagon Trains (The Massacre, Chuka)
  • 126
  • 25
  • Lyman Wagon Train and Beecher Island (The Plainsman, The Oregon Trail)
  • 133
  • 26
  • Lyons, Shurly, Reel, and Hartz Wagon Trains (Apache Rifles, Rio Grande, Broken Arrow, Hondo)
  • 140
  • 3
  • 27
  • Sawyers Wagon Train (Wagon Tracks)
  • 148
  • 28
  • Burrell-Foster Wagon Train (The Red Raiders, Westward Ho the Wagons)
  • 152
  • 29
  • German Wagon Train (Rio Grande, Lonesome Dove, Last Train from Gun Hill)
  • 157
  • 30
  • Horn-Harris Wagon Train (The Searchers, Ulzana's Raid)
  • Trail Deaths (The Covered Wagon, The Big Trail, Westward the Women, How the West Was Won)
  • 164
  • 31
  • Stagecoach Attacks (Stagecoach)
  • 169
  • 32
  • Elm Creek Raid (The Searchers)
  • 175
  • 33
  • Charles Goodnight and Oliver Loving (Lonesome Dove)
Control code
ocn231671302
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
vi, 239 pages
Isbn
9780786439973
Lccn
2008041416
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
978.02 M583 ; P ; GE-G ; C-GE (REF); C0902BT1.
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 231671302
  • (Sirsi) 231671302
  • (OCoLC)231671302
Label
Circle the wagons! : attacks on wagon trains in history and Hollywood films, Gregory F. Michno and Susan J. Michno
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-229) and index
  • Includes filmography: pages 201-213
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 20
  • 182
  • 34
  • How the West Was Won and Into the West
  • 189
  • 35
  • Riding into the Sunset
  • 194
  • Appendix A
  • Wagon Train Movies
  • 201
  • 4
  • Appendix B
  • Wagon Trains Referenced in This Study
  • 214
  • Webster Wagon Train (In the Days of the Pilgrims, The Missing)
  • 24
  • 5
  • Wilson Wagon Train (The Comancheros, Comanche Station)
  • 28
  • 6
  • Oatman Wagon Train (The Unforgiven, Sioux Blood, White Comanche)
  • 33
  • 1
  • 7
  • Ward-Masterson Wagon Train (Soldier Blue, Rio Grande)
  • 38
  • 8
  • Fancher-Baker Wagon Train (The Last Wagon, Dawn on the Great Divide)
  • 44
  • 9
  • Shepherd and Miltimore Wagon Trains (Fighting Caravans, The Painted Stallion)
  • 49
  • 10
  • Utter-Van Ornum Wagon Train
  • Box Wagon (The Unforgiven)
  • 56
  • 11
  • Rose-Baley Wagon Train
  • 63
  • 12
  • Sager Wagons (Seven Alone)
  • 65
  • 13
  • Morton-Marble Wagon Train (The Forest Rose, The Half Breed, Two Rode Together)
  • 11
  • 70
  • 14
  • Anna Brewster Morgan (Stolen Women, Captured Hearts)
  • 78
  • 15
  • Fletcher Wagon Train (Duel at Diablo, Fort Apache, Ulzana's Raid)
  • 83
  • 16
  • Smart and Adams Wagon Trains
  • 90
  • 2
  • 17
  • Townsend Wagon Train (The Big Trail)
  • 96
  • 18
  • Kelly-Larimer Wagon Train
  • 100
  • 19
  • Fisk Wagon Train (Kentucky Rifle)
  • 103
  • 20
  • Bent and Towne-Tevis Wagon Trains
  • Ake-Wadsworth Wagon Train (The Outriders, How the West Was Won)
  • 108
  • 21
  • Blinn-Buttles Wagon Train (Little Big Man, The Searchers)
  • 111
  • 22
  • Templeton, Kirkendall, and Floyd Wagon Trains (Red River)
  • 116
  • 23
  • Hayden, Crow, Blanchard, Snyder, and Baca Wagon Trains (Two Mules for Sister Sara)
  • 16
  • 120
  • 24
  • Cooke and Custard Wagon Trains (The Massacre, Chuka)
  • 126
  • 25
  • Lyman Wagon Train and Beecher Island (The Plainsman, The Oregon Trail)
  • 133
  • 26
  • Lyons, Shurly, Reel, and Hartz Wagon Trains (Apache Rifles, Rio Grande, Broken Arrow, Hondo)
  • 140
  • 3
  • 27
  • Sawyers Wagon Train (Wagon Tracks)
  • 148
  • 28
  • Burrell-Foster Wagon Train (The Red Raiders, Westward Ho the Wagons)
  • 152
  • 29
  • German Wagon Train (Rio Grande, Lonesome Dove, Last Train from Gun Hill)
  • 157
  • 30
  • Horn-Harris Wagon Train (The Searchers, Ulzana's Raid)
  • Trail Deaths (The Covered Wagon, The Big Trail, Westward the Women, How the West Was Won)
  • 164
  • 31
  • Stagecoach Attacks (Stagecoach)
  • 169
  • 32
  • Elm Creek Raid (The Searchers)
  • 175
  • 33
  • Charles Goodnight and Oliver Loving (Lonesome Dove)
Control code
ocn231671302
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
vi, 239 pages
Isbn
9780786439973
Lccn
2008041416
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
978.02 M583 ; P ; GE-G ; C-GE (REF); C0902BT1.
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 231671302
  • (Sirsi) 231671302
  • (OCoLC)231671302

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