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Texas west of the Pecos

Jim Bones

Texas west of the Pecos

photographs and text

by Jim Bones

  • 175 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Texas A & M University Press in College Station, TX .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas,
  • Texas.
    • Subjects:
    • Bones, Jim.,
    • Natural history -- Texas.,
    • Texas -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Jim Bones, Jr.
      SeriesThe Louise Lindsey Merrick Texas environment series ;, no. 4
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF391.2 .B66
      The Physical Object
      Pagination136 p. :
      Number of Pages136
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3783994M
      ISBN 100890961174
      LC Control Number81040397
      OCLC/WorldCa7775598

      Enter the one they called Pecos Smith - a rugged desperado with a mysterious past and one bad reputation. Though, he may not be what he seems. Filled with adventure, bandits, and the beautiful landscape of America in its formative years, West of the Pecos is a classic tale by one of the greatest novelists of the American west. History in a Pecan Shell As hard as it is to believe - the town of Pecos was once East of the Pecos popular slogan "West of the Pecos" wouldn't work very well if the town of Pecos was east of the river. A Mr. George Knight who owned the land gave a small portion for a depot and a little more for good measure to the Texas and Pacific Railroad who laid tracks in

      Pecos Smith is the best horseman, the best shot, the best man with a rope who ever rode out of southwest Texas. That is all anyone really knows about him. But in six-gun country, west of the Pecos, people figure he will be useful to have around. This is what Terrill Lambeth believes after her father is killed by rustlers and she faces ruin. History. The river played a large role in the exploration of Texas by the the latter half of the 19th century, "West of the Pecos" was a reference to the rugged desolation of the Wild Texas storekeeper, bartender, and justice of the peace, Roy Bean, a native of Kentucky, was often described as "The Only Law West of the Pecos", a phrase made popular from the syndicated Mouth: Rio Grande.

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