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First published in 1977, Robert Day's The Last Cattle Drive—an instant bestseller and Book-of-the-Month Club selection—is now a modern-day Western classic. This raucous, rollicking novel of a cattle drive in the age of the automobile revived a genre and added its own special twists in capturing the imagination of readers nationwide. To honor the thirtieth anniversary of its publication, the University Press of Kansas is proud to announce a new 30th anniversary edition of this much-loved work.
Two cows, Mabel and Molly, take the farmer's truck and go for an eventful joyride into town.
The beautiful western scenery of northern Wyoming is the backdrop for "The Invasion of Johnson County", based on the actual Johnson County War. The battle was also known as the War on Powder Creek, fought between large cattle ranchers and homesteaders in 1892. Bill Bixby ("The incredible Hulk") stars as a free-spirited Bostonian Sam Lowell, who arrives in the frontier and teams up with George, a crusty Wyoming cowboy ("Bo Hawkins/Dynasty") to stop a land baron's attempt to drive out a group of small ranchers and take over their property.
Martha's family and Skits are going out west on vacation, and Martha doesn't want to be left behind. But that cargo hold where dogs have to travel sounds scary. Martha has to prove that she's no scaredydog if she wants to go on the trip. After they arrive, Martha is so excited to go on a cattle drive through Montana. But Cookie the cowhand isn't so sure that Martha is fit for the trip after she causes a stampede.
A Lesson in Making Good Choices Larry is ready to take his Cattle Drive Test. Will he follow Sheriff Bob s directions or will he let the Scallion gang lead him off track?"
Alberta Children's Book of the YearAlberta Book Illustration AwardFinally, Tiger has real cowboy boots for the annual cattle drive up at Uncle Roy's ranch. As the only city kid on the trail, he wants to make a good impression. But does anyone notice
Explore the Wild West! 25 Great Projects, Activities, Experiments invites young readers ages 6-9 to experience the spirit of the Wild West. Kids learn about explorers who mapped the American West, Native Americans, gold miners, cowboy culture, cattle drives, Wild West legends, frontier towns, peacekeepers, lawbreakers, and much more. Through projects ranging from making a settler's soddie to mining for gold, kids develop a better understanding of the rich history of the Wild West in the 1800s.
Have you ever gathered around a cowboy's campfire on a pitch black night, and felt like someone was standing beside you in the dark? Have you ever heard scratching on the side of your tent, and hoped it was only a tumbleweed? There are TWO ways to have fu
This frontier classic is one of the best books written about the world’s greatest cattle trail, the Chisholm Trail, a trail that was approximately eight hundred miles long, running from San Antonio, Texas to Abilene, Kansas. It is a comprehensive book about the cattle drives of our western frontier and the interesting characters associated with them.
The Cattle Drive Adventures of Joss McNabb and Davy Barlett. Fiction and nonfiction elements combine (sometimes confusingly) in this look at the Underground Railroad. The introduction provides straightforward information, but the bulk of the book recounts the adventures of two fictional characters who escape from slavery, meet on their journey north, and make it to Canada in 1858.
Cate Perry's future couldn't look brighter. She's learning about life on the land, and has just completed her first solo flight over the vast Northern Territory cattle station she calls home. And she's falling in love? with handsome, gentle Alf. Then a tragic freak accident changes Cate's life forever. Grief and shame drive her to Tamworth, where she meets the talented Nat and quickly stumbles into a singing career.
There's never been another series that captured the unbeatable spirit of the American West like "Lonesome Dove." Return to the rugged and precarious frontier - and the men and women who tried to tame it - in this essential collection of "Lonesome Dove" favorites. The saga begins with the original groundbreaking miniseries about two friends, Gus McRae and Woodrow Call, who risk everything to make an epic cattle drive through hostile territory from Texas to Montana.
"The Cactus Kid": Jack (Jack Perrin) and his partner get paid a big sum of money at the end of their cattle drive. Shortly thereafter, a robbery occurs and Jackï ¢ï¾ ï¾ s partner is killed while riding back to their camp alone.ï ï¾ Determined to find out what happened to his partner, the Cactus Kid tracks the Outlaws to their mountain hideout, where he uses a found belt-buckle and a piece of a harmonica to confirm their involvement.
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Government agent Roy Rogers is sent to investigate a rash of cattle thefts by a cattle rustling gang. Roy catches rustlers who have been stealing government beef and terrorizing his town. What Roy doesn't know is that the gang's mastermind is beautiful East Coast socialite Marian (Carver), who uses her charm to get the times and locations of cattle drives from the ranchers she has seduced.
A Contemporary Cowboy Ranch Romance story As the "younger" twin, Carey Carson has always lived comfortably in brother Casey's shadow, happy to let him take the lead. But when Casey leaves for his honeymoon and the cattle drive has to continue without him,
An oasis in the desert spells relief for Henry and Jesse, two cowboy lovers on their way to a cattle drive. They waste no time diving into the cool spring, and once they get refreshed, sex in the water is the first thing on their minds. Then while sunning
For a year and a half it was the end of the trail for the Santa Fe Railroad headed west, and the Texas cattle drives coming north. It was born overnight, and became home for gamblers, saloon keepers, prostitutes, Texas gunslingers, and honest citizens hop
After working undercover at a slaughterhouse for an expos © on meat processing, Susan Bourette resolved to go completely vegetarian. She lasted approximately five weeks. Dissatisfied with tofu and lentils, Susan began her quest for the perfect meat- one she could enjoy without guilt. With a reporter's eye and a carnivore's appetite, Bourette takes readers behind the bucolic fa ade of the famous Blue Hill farm; on a long, hot Texas cattle drive, a whale hunt with the Inupiat and a Canadian moose hunt; and behind the counter in a Greenwich Village butcher shop.
The latest addition to TouchWood Editions' Classics West Collection, "Klondike Cattle Drive" is the colourful tale of a formidable trek undertaken by legendary Cariboo rancher Norman Lee. In 1898, Lee set out to drive 200 head of cattle from his home in t
Colonial s long running western series, Powder River, opens its 7th season with the three-part episode, "The Cattle on a Thousand Hills." Britt, Dawes, Doc, Matt, and Brad begin the cattle drive from Oklahoma to Clearmont, with the rustlers waiting for
Slocum's in a fistful of trouble with a deadly desperado. Owen Surret earned his living doing dirty jobs for dangerous men. Then he went into business for himself, looting his employers of their ill-gotten gain, before murdering a rancher and rustling cattle. Pursued by the outlaws he betrayed, Surret is pulling up stakes and needs some cowboys to drive his herd to safer ground.
Order dictates Tucker Carmichaelâ s lifeâ his orders. On a cattle drive, a momentâ s hesitation can mean death. The Chisholm Trail is dirty, dangerous, and no place for women. After years at school, Jessalyn Culpepper has come home and is determined to show everyone that a woman can manage everything from cooking to cattleâ whether they like it or not! Tucker tries to manage his partnerâ s headstrong sister, horrified when she wants to join the cattle drive.
Most people don't know it yet, but branding is dead. Sure, we need to know about the stuff we want to buy, but the billions of dollars spent on logos, sponsorships, and jingles have little, if anything, to do with actual consumer behavior. As branding guru Jonathan Baskin reveals, modern consumers are harder to find, more difficult to convince, and near-impossible to retain.
Injured in a cattle stampede on a drive through Kansas, Bill is healing in Redemption. Tended to by a shopkeeper's lovely daughter, Eden Monroe, there are worse places he could be. But Bill knows something's wrong. A series of unexplained killings plagues the town. It's up to Bill to figure out what's going on before his beloved Eden gets caught in the cross fire.
"Cattle Drive," by Western author Big Jim Williams, is a fictional tale of an 1873 cattle drive across North Texas during a hot summer, a cattleman's desperate attempt to push 3,000 longhorns to a market to avoid financial ruin. The tale includes a cattle
Amanda is delighted to show Leah around Alberta during her visit from England. They take in the Calgary Stampede, go on a cattle drive, visit Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump, spend time with the dinosaurs at the Royal Tyrrell Museum and explore the crazy Hoodoos. When Amanda finds a stone with a unique mark on it, she doesn;t think it;s important until everyone seems to want it - including a very ornery cowboy.
Your child can play out so many stores that they have seen on television as well making this horse the main character or the hero. Ride off into the sunset or round up the cattle for a drive with this colorful piece from the Farm Life collection. A thoughtful gift for your equine lovers, the rich design and coloring bring the real feel of a stallion from right out of the wild.
One of Joel McCrea's personal favorites, CATTLE DRIVE is an atmospheric frontier tale variation on the adventure story, Captains Courageous. Chester Graham, Jr. (Dean Stockwell), the spoiled teenage son of a railroad tycoon, gets lost in the desert but is rescued by Dan Matthews (McCrea), a cattle herder on his way to San Diego. As they head toward civilization together, the young greenhorn soon gets an education in the value of hard work and survival tactics from his experienced guide.
"The Cowboys": John Wayne had one of his richest late-career roles as a leather-tough rancher who, deserted by his regular help, hires 11 greenhorn schoolboys for a cattle drive across 400 treacherous miles. Roscoe Lee Browne, Colleen Dewhurst and Bruce Dern co-star. "The Green Berets": John Wayne leads his special forces troops against the enemy in this first Hollywood treatment of the Vietnam War.
Alberta Children's Book of the Year Alberta Book Illustration Award Finally, Tiger has real cowboy boots for the annual cattle drive up at Uncle Roy's ranch. As the only city kid on the trail, he wants to make a good impression. But does anyo
At first, Travis couldn't stand the sight of Old Yeller The stray dog was ugly, and a thieving rascal, too. But he sure was clever, and a smart dog could be a big help on the wild Texas frontier, especially with Papa away on a long cattle drive up to Abilene. Strong and courageous, Old Yeller proved that he could protect Travis's family from any sort of danger.
Kyle Riley grows up in his father's world of horses, cattle and rattlesnakes on the unforgiving high prairie of eastern Oregon-but his brother's tragic death drives a wedge between them. He abandons the family ranch, learns to sail, and loses himself in t
Three Epic John Wayne Westerns Done Right. John Wayne earned an Academy Award(R) for his larger-then-life performance as the drunken, uncouth and totally fearless one-eyes U.S. Marshall Rooster Cogburn in "True Grit". "The Cowboys" gave Wayne one of his juiciest roles as a leather-touch rancher who hires 11 greenhorn schoolboys for a cattle drive across 40 treacherous miles.
Rath Macon comes home from a cattle drive and finds his wife has left him. So in the Kansas blue stem grass country in 1872, he meets a handsome woman with a past of her own. Seems Mary Ann Cates was the widow of a slain outlaw. Together they stand up aga
The big cattle drives have ended. In their place Cowboy finds barbed wire and rail roads. He asks for God's guidance. In answer he gets a journey. Cowboy rides the trail alone one last time with Dusty, his horse of many years. Along the way, strangers, rough stock, and circumstance cause him to confront the man he really is and what' missing from his soul.
When Time Traveler Will Barrett makes the first time jump in history, he is thrust into 1876 Dodge City, Kansas, just as the cattle drives are starting. While there, he is saved from vigilantes by a beautiful young widow. After marrying the widow, Will se
In this earliest known day-by-day journal of a cattle drive from Texas to Kansas, Jack Bailey, a North Texas farmer, describes what it was like to live and work as a cowboy in the southern plains just after the Civil War. We follow Bailey as the drive mov
How to get rich on a texas cattle drive 
An aspiring 16-year-old cowboy persuades a rancher to let him join his cattle drive, and the young boy soon learns the hard realities of being a cattle driver. Features: Gary Grimes; Billy Green Bush; Luke Askew; Bo Hopkins; Geoffrey LewisAction, Adventure; Drama; Western92:00This Disc is formatted for all Regions and has CSS Copyright Protection (will not play in some laptops)16:9 (letterbox)
American culture has grown up around the mythic West - the cowboy, the open range, and the longhorn. What better way to discover the legends surrounding the Old West than to follow the history of the cattle drives? "Traveling History Up the Cattle Trails"
The city of Ventura traces its heritage back to the founding of Mission San Buenaventura in March 1782. The intervening eras have seen cattle drives down Main Street, revival tents in the marshy area now known as Pierpont, and the days when the Ventura tr
Take a rollicking ride through the Wild West with the original cowboy, Pecos Bill. Raised by coyotes to brave the great frontier, Pecos rides his wild mustang Widow Maker and invents the first rough-and-tumble cattle drive. Then he mounts a runaway cyclon
Mandy Roe is Clint's kind of woman-pretty as a cactus flower. and wilder than a Texas tornado. But when he promises to help her ramrod a prized herd of crossbred cattle from the Lone Star state to the Montana territory he gets more than he bargained for
Roundups, Trail drives, a lynching, mail-order romances, black-smithing, Indians, the blizzard of 1885-86, bunkhouse humor, Calamity Jane, cattle barons - Reuben Mullins experienced the West as it will never be again. This first-hand account, told by a m
ï ï¾ In Wyoming's first year of statehood, the Hammett brothers - Cain (Tom Berenger), Harry (Luke Perry), and Dale (Adam Storke) - find themselves in the middle of a rapidly escalating range war that pits old-time cattle barons against homesteaders who have moved onto the grazing lands.ï ï¾ When the cattle barons commission a hired gun, Hunt Lawton (Burt Reynolds) as marshal, they instruct him to drive the small holders out through fear and intimidation.
Selling em high - a must to hang onto the farm. Winning a national show - a must to achieve her dreams. Falling for an older man with a questionable past - not part of the plan. Beautiful, feisty, Savannah Morgan always knew she d take the reins at Morgan Cattle Company someday. When tragedy forces her to drop everything and run the operation, she stubbornly steps up and is quickly overwhelmed with the responsibility.
Previously overshadowed in the public imagination by notions of American cowboys and the wild west, Australian stockmen are given the place they so richly deserve in pastoral and Australian history in this insightful study. From the lonely months on a long cattle drive to the boots they wore and the places they lived in, the stockmen and their unique way of life is intelligently explored in this comprehensive work.
Thirteen-year-old Jaxon Stewart had grown up on a cattle station until one day it changed. He received a letter in the mail that took him to another world entirely. It took some convincing and settling in but now that Jaxon has made his friends and is at his new school, his life is almost complete. With a drive like no other, Jaxon desperately tries to find his biological parents, unravelling clues and secrets kept hidden and when everything he knows might be a lie, Jaxon is brought to the gut-wrenching question, was he abandoned or kidnapped? Bursting with adventure, friendship, magic and unanswered questions; JAXON STEWART AND THE BLACK DRAGON is an adventurous fantasy for both the young and the wise.
Ross Harney had made his decision. He sat in the middle of all he owned: a splendid Appaloosa gelding, a fine California saddle, a .44 Winchester rifle, and two walnut-stocked Colt .44 pistols. These were his all. It was a life that had left him rich in experience, but poor in goods of the world. He had known the hard-fisted reality of cold winters, dry ranges, and the dusty bitterness of cattle drives.
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Rodeos have been around in what is now North Dakota since the early cattle drives brought cattle and ranching to the Northern Plains and Badlands. The horse culture was there much earlier, as Native American tribes used horses for transportation and hunti
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"The Culpepper Cattle Company" - An innocent western teenager learns about life on a long, violent and harrowing cattle drive. The American West as it really was. "The Proud Ones" - When a flood of lawless gunmen invades his once peaceful town, Marshal Cass Silver (Ryan) knows it's up to him to force them out. But the only chance he might have is to gain the help of a gunslinger named Thad (Hunter), who wrongly believes the Marshal is responsible for his father's death.
He was a tough enforcer for a New York gang. But when young Tom Shanaghy made one too many enemies, he skipped town on a fast-moving freight. He landed in a small Kansas town that had big dreams, no name, and the need for an honest lawman. Tom figured that a knuckle-and-skull man from Five Points would be perfect for the job. He didnâ t know that a high-stakes cattle drive was headed his way and that leading it was a vindictive rancher bent on settling an old score, even if he had to destroy the town to do it.
From the Introduction of this 188 page book Bruce Garrabrandt writes: "Studies show that a good sense of humor can boost the immune system and improve physical health. Laughter - and lots of it - increases our T-cell and other 'fighter cell' counts, helping to ward off illness and disease. So, please - buy this book (I'm only thinking of your health.
Who were the black cowboys? They were drovers, foremen, fiddlers, cowpunchers, cattle rustlers, cooks, and singers. They worked as wranglers, riders, ropers, bulldoggers, and bronc busters. They came from varied backgrounds some grew up in slavery, while free blacks often got their start in Texas and Mexico. Most who joined the long trail drives were men, but black women also rode and worked on western ranches and farms.
An infant boy is found by a trail crew on a cattle drive from New Mexico to California in the 1870's. During his first 12 years, the crew teaches the boy how to handle himself the Cowboy Way, with honesty, compassion, and integrity. However, too soon, he
After avenging the death of their father, the McCullough girls are left alone to run their cattle ranch. In order to keep their ranch alive, they must drive their herd to market in Kansas. They hire an old Buffalo Soldier named Buford Riley, nicknamed Bo, as their ramrod. Among the many perils on the trail was a family that had been beaten and murdered.
After avenging the death of their father, the McCullough girls are left alone to run their cattle ranch. In order to keep their ranch alive, they must drive their herd to market in Kansas. They hire an old Buffalo Soldier named Buford Riley, nicknamed Bo,
Trading in his city clothes and cell phone for a black hat and plain shirt, host Tevya goes off the grid into a world where technology is taboo and life is humble. Mennonites live without modern conveniences, drive horse and buggies and worship in their own devout yet simple ways. Can city-boy Tevya survive a cattle auction, farming by hand and a quilting circle?
All the characters of the Wild West around the Union Pacific Railroad This concise book concentrates on the cowboys and the characters and events which surrounded them during the halcyon days of the 'Wild West' in 19th century America. The author wri
Drive any highway from Austin to El Paso, and you'll find the Texas of the imagination. When the towns string out like barbs on a wire fence and the cattle outnumber the cowboys, stop and you're there. Squint in the sun's glare, rest your eyes in the s
Moira O'Malley, searching for her long-lost brother, joins cowboy John Elder's cattle drive to Kansas and is determined to assert her independence, despite the mutual attraction between her and Elder.
Statues in a park Cattle Drive Sculpture Pioneer Plaza Dallas Texas USA was reproduced on the finest Canvas which captures all of the vivid colors and details of the original art. This museum quality Canvas Art was faithfully reproduced using ultra-precision print technology and fade-resistant archival inks on artist premium acid-free grade canvas. The overall size is 27 x 9 inches plus an additonal 1.
"The Cowboys" (Color/PG): All they wanted was their chance to be men. and he gave it to them. John Wayne had brawled bareknuckle, gunned down desperadoes, fought jungle wars and piloted the skies. But "The Cowboys" gave him one of his juiciest roles as a leather-tough rancher who, deserted by his regular help, hires 11 greenhorn schoolboys for a cattle drive across 400 treacherous miles.
In Fool's Gold, California, loner cowboy Zane Nicholson has been persuaded to take tourists on a cattle drive, where he meets Phoebe Kitzke, a city girl who knows nothing about ranching but might be the one woman who has a chance at capturing his heart.
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Gradie Huston was a loner, not part of anything but aware of everything that went on around him. After the cattle drive that brought him up to Abilene, Gradie told his boss that he wouldn't be going back to Texas. What he didn't say was that Abilene was h
"She-Wolf of the Rio Grande" opens to a band of nocturnal riders, rustlers from the wilds of Chihuahua who have crossed the border to drive off a herd of cattle belonging to Ross Millerick's Block M. They are led by a woman wearing a black leather mask. T
The tale of Gil Favor, trail boss, and Rowdy Yates, his assistant, as they drive cattle across the old West. Along the way they meet up with adventure and drama. Episodic Previews for select episodes. Presented in Black & White.
A young Texas lad growing up on a small farm in the 1800's, sets out to explore America when he decides it was time to "explore the world." He leaves his abusive uncle's farm and joins a cattle drive up, the Shawnee Trail (later to be named the "Chisholm Trail"). He then heads north to Fort Kearny to join with a wagon train where he meets and befriends a young boy and seasoned, well-known scout and entrepreneur named Jim Bridger.
Statues in a park Cattle Drive Sculpture Pioneer Plaza Dallas Texas USA was reproduced on the finest Canvas which captures all of the vivid colors and details of the original art. This museum quality Canvas Art was faithfully reproduced using ultra-precision print technology and fade-resistant archival inks on artist premium acid-free grade canvas. The overall size is 36 x 12 inches plus an additonal 1.
Cowboys And Wagon On A Cattle Drive was reproduced on the finest Canvas which captures all of the vivid colors and details of the original art. This museum quality Canvas Art was faithfully reproduced using ultra-precision print technology and fade-resistant archival inks on artist premium acid-free grade canvas. The overall size is 34 x 22 inches plus an additonal 1.
The tale of Gil Favor, trail boss, and Rowdy Yates, his assistant, as they drive cattle across the old West. Along the way they meet up with adventure and drama. Presented in Black & White.