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The Buffalo Hunters: The Story of the Hide Men

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In 1867 conservative estimates put the number of buffaloes in the trans-Missouri region at fifteen million. By the end of the 1880s, that figure had dwindled to a few hundred. The destruction of the great herds is the theme of The Buffalo Hunters . Mari Sandoz's vast canvas is charged with color and excitement--accounts of Indian ambushes, hairbreadth escapes, gambling and gunfights, military expeditions, and famous frontier characters such as Wild Bill Hickok, Lonesome Charlie Reynolds, Buffalo Bill, Sheridan, Custer, and ...

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The Buffalo Hunters: The Story of the Hide Men
2008, Bison Books, Lincoln, NE

ISBN-13: 9780803218802

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The Buffalo Hunters: The Story of the Hide Men
1978, Bison Books, Lincoln, NE

ISBN-13: 9780803258839

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