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Author Muehlberger, James P.
Title The lost cause : the trials of Frank and Jesse James / James P. Muehlberger.
Published Yardley, PA : Westholme, c2013.
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 Floor2  F594.J27 M84 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xiv, 255 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Grand River country -- The murder of Captain John W. Sheets -- Rivers of blood and iron -- Ravenous monsters of society -- A private in Virginia -- Showdown with Frank and Jesse James -- The trial of Clell Miller -- The arrest and trial of Bill Ryan -- The death of Jesse James -- The attempted assassination of Major Samuel P. Cox -- The trial of the century -- Aftermath and revelations.
Summary The true story behind the legendary outlaw gang, a Civil War vendetta, and the forgotten court documents that helped seal their fate.
Subject James, Jesse, 1847-1882.
James, Frank, 1844-1915.
James, Jesse, 1847-1882 -- Trials, litigation, etc.
James, Frank, 1844-1915 -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Outlaws -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
West (U.S.) -- History -- 1860-1890.
ISBN 1594161739 (hbk.)
9781594161735 (hbk.)
OCLC number 839316639