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Deadwood Revisited
Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In 2015, I went back to 1837 to prevent Wild Bill Hickok from being killed. This happened when Jack McCall got the drop on him and shot him in the back. Wild Bill usually sat with his back to the wall but on this date he had his back to the door. I was able to instruct Wild Bill how to keep from getting killed. I don't know if Wild Bill appreciated what I did. The story tells why I say this.
The Flux Engine
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,300. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » General
John Porter didn’t expect his experiment to go horribly awry and send every Tommy in town on a rampage. The steam-powered metal men tore down half of Sprocketville before they were stopped. After that debacle, John expected a visit from the sheriff ... not a robber who stole his heirloom crystal—a mysterious gift from his long-lost mother—and then shot him in the chest for good measure.
The Yellow Rose And Other Folk Heroes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: British English. Published: May 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Johnny Dod Copyright Johnny Dod 2015 The Storys behind six folk Legends The Yellow Rose of Texas Davy Crockett king of the wild frontier, Johnny Appleseed, Wild Bill Hickok,Tom Dula, and Annie Oakley
Prairie Dog, a Western
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,320. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This novelette is a western action packed tale about a young man going west from Illinois following the Civil War and after getting in trouble with the law. He meets his idol, Wild Bill Hickok along with Calamity Jane in Abilene, Kansas. He marries a saloon worker and plays a lot of poker and engages in gun fighting.
Notorious Outlaws of the Old West
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,630. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The names Billy the Kid, Frank and Jesse James, Wild Bill Hickok, and Pat Garrett paint a picture of a romanticized version of the old West to most people. However, the truth is that this was a very brutal and bloody time in history that saw countless victims brutalized, robbed, or killed. Life was cheap and death could be found in saloons, cat houses, and numerous other locations.
Miss Jones and the Pony Express: A 15-Minute Fantasy, Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · Miss Jones, The Time Travelling Teacher. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling second grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! Here Miss Jones discovers that Pony Express rider Wild Bill Hickock is in danger. He is trying to carry the news of President Lincoln’s election across the plains. But Bill is sick. Can Miss Jones help keep him from dying? Includes Common Core exercises.
The Inevitable McCall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Jack McCall is well known as the killer of Wild Bill Hickok, but the rest of the story needs to be told. Today the re-enactment of the events are a tourist attraction. Deadwood will never be the same.
The Adventures of Zack Gentry A Tongue-in-Cheek History of the Opening of the West
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,950. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by The von Raesfeld Agency. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Zack Gentry is not your typical western hero, but he does have some exciting adventures during the era when America was expanding westward. In his travels Zack meets some famous people like Kit Carson, Mark Twain, Wild Bill Hickok, Wyatt Earp, and Calamity Jane, to mention a few. This is an encapsulated history of actual events and people, with a little bit of legend thrown in.
Look Up, Deadwood! A Walking Tour of Deadwood, South Dakota
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Deadwood, South Dakota from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
The Magic Wagon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,540. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
When the Magic Wagon comes to town, folks get a genuine medicine show that includes a wrestling ape, fancy shooting, and a peek at the petrified body of Wild Bill Hickok himself. They also get bottles of a whiskey-laced elixir to drown their aches and pains. Old Albert drives the wagon, a rawboned youngster named Buster Fogg does the odd jobs, and "champion" trick shooter Billy Bob Daniels.