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John Boessenecker

Sarah Boessenecker

John Boessenecker is the author of ten books, including The New York Times bestseller, "Texas Ranger: The Epic Life of Frank Hamer, the Man Who Killed Bonnie and Clyde." He has received the Spur Award from Western Writers of America, the Best Book award from Westerners International, and in 2011, 2013 and 2019 True West named him Best Nonfiction Writer. He has appeared frequently as a historical commentator on PBS, The History Channel, A&E and other media. He lives near San Francisco.


Ride the Devil's Herd
History / Biography
Hanover Square Press
March 2020
ISBN 9781335015853
352 pages
$29.99, NYP
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Wyatt Earp is regarded as the most famous lawman of the Old West, best known for his role in the Gunfight at the O. More/less

Shotguns & Stagecoaches
History / Biography
Thomas Dunne Books
October 2018
ISBN 9781250184887
368 pages
$29.99, INSTOCK
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The true stories of the Wild West heroes who guarded the iconic Wells Fargo stagecoaches and trains, battling colorful thieves, vicious highwaymen, and robbers armed with explosives. More/less

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