Temple Houston: Lawyer with a Gun

Read [Glenn Shirley Book] # Temple Houston: Lawyer with a Gun Online # PDF eBook or Kindle ePUB free. Temple Houston: Lawyer with a Gun From 1881 to 1905, he was one of the Southwest’s most brilliant, eccentric, and widely known criminal lawyers. This is the story of Temple Houston’s decision to give up a political future in Texas, escape the shadow of his famous father, and seek fame and fortune in Oklahoma Territory.In several high-profile cases, Houston earned fame as a silver-tongued defense attorney. The writer Edna Ferber later immortalized Houston by using him as the model for Yancey Cravat, the glittering her

Temple Houston: Lawyer with a Gun

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Rating : 4.92 (814 Votes)
Asin : 080614131X
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 352 Pages
Publish Date : 2018-02-14
Language : English

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Glenn Shirley, an authority on the Old West, has written many books and hundreds of articles for anthologies, journals, and magazines. He is the author of Temple Houston: Lawyer with a Gun; West of Hell?s Fringe: Crime, Criminals, and the Federal Peace Officer in Oklahoma Territory, 1889-1907; and Shotgun for Hire: The Story of ?Deacon? Jim Miller, Kille

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He is the author of Temple Houston: Lawyer with a Gun; West of Hell?s Fringe: Crime, Criminals, and the Federal Peace Officer in Oklahoma Territory, 1889-1907; and Shotgun for Hire: The Story of ?Deacon? Jim Miller, Killer of Pat Garrett, all published by the University of Oklahoma Press.. About the AuthorGlenn Shirley, an authority on the Old West, has written many books and hundreds of articles for anthologies, journals, and magazines

From 1881 to 1905, he was one of the Southwest’s most brilliant, eccentric, and widely known criminal lawyers. This is the story of Temple Houston’s decision to give up a political future in Texas, escape the shadow of his famous father, and seek fame and fortune in Oklahoma Territory.In several high-profile cases, Houston earned fame as a silver-tongued defense attorney. The writer Edna Ferber later immortalized Houston by using him as the model for Yancey Cravat, the glittering hero of her novel Cimarron.This carefully researched biography