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Gunfights & Sites in Texas Ranger History

Gunfights & Sites in Texas Ranger History

By Cox, Mike
Price: $21.99


Since colonizer Stephen F. Austin proposed hiring ten rangers for the common defense in 1823, the Texas Rangers have protected the Lone Star State...more info

Legendary Locals of the Big Bend and Davis Mountains

Legendary Locals of the Big Bend and Davis Mountains

By Glendinning, Jim
Price: $21.99


"Home of the Last Frontier" is how the local radio station aptly describes the Big Bend and Davis Mountains region of West Texas, the sparsely...more info

Faraway . . . the Candle Softly Flickers

Faraway . . . the Candle Softly Flickers

By Elfring, Edy
Price: $22.95


Edy grew up on the small island of Fehmarn, German in the 1940's and 50's. This book tells her story of growing up in that rare land. 2009 Word...more info

God's Country or Devil's Playground

God's Country or Devil's Playground

By Nelson, Barney (editor)
Price: $22.95


The dramatic desert landscapes of the Big Bend country along the Texas-Mexico border reminded historian Walter Prescott Webb of "an earth-wreck in...more info

Ignore Everybody

Ignore Everybody

By MacLeod, Hugh
Price: $23.95


Hugh MacLeod's acclaimed blog Gaping Void draws 1.5 million visitors a month, and his ebook, How to Be Creative, has been downloaded more than a...more info

American Birding Association Field Guide to Birds of Texas

American Birding Association Field Guide to Birds of Texas

By Lockwood, Mark W.
Price: $24.95


Texas is one of the best places for birding in North America as the diversity of habitats and sheer breadth of the state means that birdwatchers can...more info

One Ranger Returns

One Ranger Returns

By Jackson, Joaquin; Haley, James L.
Price: $24.95


No Texas Ranger memoir has captured the public's imagination like Joaquin Jackson's One Ranger. Readers thrilled to Jackson's stories of catching...more info

Tin Cups and China Saucers

Tin Cups and China Saucers

By Neville, Joyce (Editor); Cowsar, Clara May Bogel (Editor)
Price: $24.95


The Big Bend Area of Far West Texas is under-populated today and was scarcely inhabited at all in the late 19th Century when, into this 12,000 square...more info

Inspiritu Jewelry

Inspiritu Jewelry

By French, Marie
Price: $24.99


Discover the power of creating unique pieces of adornment with the intention to heal. Inside Inspiritu you will turn pages borrowed from a dusty...more info

The Terlingua Chili Cookbook

The Terlingua Chili Cookbook

By Harelik, Tiffany
Price: $24.99


The Terlingua Chili Cookbook features the last frontier of the Borderlands the sparse desert community of Terlingua, known for their infamous...more info


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