The Little Red Book of Cowboy Wisdom
From real, larger-than-life showmen like Buffalo Bill tosilver-screen gunslingers like John Wayne, the cowboy has become aninternational symbol of honor, adventure, valor, daring, andcourage. The era of the cowboy lasted from roughly just before theCivil War to the turn of the century, but it created some of themost enduring and popular names of all time: Jesse James, WyattEarp, Wild Bill Hickok, and Pat Garrett, just to name a few. Andalthough the days of duels and showdowns are over, the wisdom andvalues of those times live on.The Little Red Book of Cowboy Wisdom offers the lessonslearned and taught by the men of an earlier, simpler era. Chaptersinclude:TenderfeetSix-Gun or High NoonAround the CampfireCowboy LoveOne-LinersAnd more!The cowboy is without a doubt one of the greatest characters inAmerican history—the soul and backbone of a country. This book isfilled with some of the greatest and most lively quotations,sayings, and anecdotes ever to come out of the American West.