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"Pecos Bill", a military biography of William R. Shafter, Paul H. Carlson

Label
"Pecos Bill", a military biography of William R. Shafter
Title
"Pecos Bill", a military biography of William R. Shafter
Statement of responsibility
Paul H. Carlson
Title variation
Pecos Bill
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
William Rufus Shafter (October 16, 1835 ? November 12, 1906) was a Union Army officer during the American Civil War who received America's highest military decoration, the Medal of Honor, for his actions at the Battle of Fair Oaks. Shafter also played a prominent part as a major general in the Spanish?American War. Fort Shafter, Hawaii, is named for him, as well as the city of Shafter, California and the ghost town of Shafter, Texas. He was nicknamed Pecos Bill.--Wikipedia
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carlson, Paul Howard
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
U53.S53
LC item number
C37 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shafter, William Rufus
  • Shafter, William Rufus
  • Shafter, William R
  • Shafter, William R
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Generals
  • Generals
  • United States
  • Biographie
  • Biografie
Label
"Pecos Bill", a military biography of William R. Shafter, Paul H. Carlson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Spine title: Pecos Bill
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-215) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Arizona Years
  • From Wounded Knee to the Pullman Strike
  • The Spanish-American War
  • The Final Years
  • The Early Years
  • The Civil War Years
  • Emergence as a Commander of Black Troops
  • From the Civil War to the Texas Frontier
  • With Black Troops in Texas
  • Scouting the Llano Estacado
  • With Black Troops in Mexico
  • The Last Years in Texas
Control code
19130693
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xiii, 225 pages
Isbn
9780890963487
Lccn
88036465
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)19130693
Label
"Pecos Bill", a military biography of William R. Shafter, Paul H. Carlson
Publication
Note
Spine title: Pecos Bill
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-215) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Arizona Years
  • From Wounded Knee to the Pullman Strike
  • The Spanish-American War
  • The Final Years
  • The Early Years
  • The Civil War Years
  • Emergence as a Commander of Black Troops
  • From the Civil War to the Texas Frontier
  • With Black Troops in Texas
  • Scouting the Llano Estacado
  • With Black Troops in Mexico
  • The Last Years in Texas
Control code
19130693
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xiii, 225 pages
Isbn
9780890963487
Lccn
88036465
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)19130693

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