Life and Adventures of Sam Bass, The Notorious Union Pacific and Texas Train Robber

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Biographical sketch of Sam Bass with an emphasis on his time as a train robber.

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89 p. ; digital (epub and mobi files)

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  • Main Title: Life and Adventures of Sam Bass, The Notorious Union Pacific and Texas Train Robber
  • Added Title: Together with A Graphic Account of His Capture and Death--Sketch of the Members of His Band, With Thrilling Pen Pictures of Their Many Bold and Desperate Deeds, and the Capture and Death of Collins, Berry, Barnes, and Arkansas Johnson

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Biographical sketch of Sam Bass with an emphasis on his time as a train robber.

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89 p. ; digital (epub and mobi files)

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"Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1873, by W. L. Hall & Company, in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington."

This e-book has been made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor. http://www.neh.gov/

Contents: Early life of Bass -- Fatal mistake -- Life in the Black Hills -- Launching into crime -- Fated -- James Berry -- Escape of Bass and Davis -- Texas train robberies -- Hutchins and Eagle Ford -- Robbers' fastness -- Texas band -- Spy in camp -- Mesquite -- Gathering them in -- The great campaign against Bass -- The great campaign against Bass continued -- Pipes and Herndon -- The betrayal -- The betrayer with the band -- The last fight -- Capture in death -- Notes and comments.

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Biographical sketch of Sam Bass with an emphasis on his time as a train robber.

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Life and Adventures of Sam Bass, The Notorious Union Pacific and Texas Train Robber, book, 2017; Denton, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth846145/: accessed November 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .