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Convict cowboys : the untold history of the Texas Prison Rodeo, by Mitchel P. Roth

Label
Convict cowboys : the untold history of the Texas Prison Rodeo
Title
Convict cowboys
Title remainder
the untold history of the Texas Prison Rodeo
Statement of responsibility
by Mitchel P. Roth
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
TXA/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roth, Mitchel P.
Dewey number
791.8/409764169
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Number 10 in the North Texas crime and criminal justice series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Texas Prison Rodeo
  • Prisoners
  • Prisoners
  • Texas
  • Texas Prison System
  • Texas
  • Huntsville (Tex.)
Label
Convict cowboys : the untold history of the Texas Prison Rodeo, by Mitchel P. Roth
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
This book "recounts the history of not just the prison rodeo, but also of the evolving prison system and the men and women who made its success possible."--ECIP Introduction
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Texas prisons: a pattern of neglect -- A cowboy's a man with guts and a hoss -- The Simmons years (1930-1935) -- The only show of its kind in the United States (1936-1939) -- The war years (1940-1946) -- A sad state of affairs (1947-1949) -- The West as it ought to have been (1950-1953) -- Outlaw vs. outlaw (1954-1959) -- The fund just appeared footloose and fancy free (1954-1960) -- The Texas Prison Rodeo goes Hollywood (1960-1964) -- That's more bull than I'd like to ride (1965-1969) -- Huntsville Prison blues (1970-1979) -- The last roundup (1980-1986) -- Epilogue -- Appendix I: Texas Prison Rodeo timeline -- Appendix II: Top hand winners
Control code
ocn948360921
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 436 pages
Isbn
9781574416527
Lccn
2016019242
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)948360921
Label
Convict cowboys : the untold history of the Texas Prison Rodeo, by Mitchel P. Roth
Publication
Copyright
Note
This book "recounts the history of not just the prison rodeo, but also of the evolving prison system and the men and women who made its success possible."--ECIP Introduction
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Texas prisons: a pattern of neglect -- A cowboy's a man with guts and a hoss -- The Simmons years (1930-1935) -- The only show of its kind in the United States (1936-1939) -- The war years (1940-1946) -- A sad state of affairs (1947-1949) -- The West as it ought to have been (1950-1953) -- Outlaw vs. outlaw (1954-1959) -- The fund just appeared footloose and fancy free (1954-1960) -- The Texas Prison Rodeo goes Hollywood (1960-1964) -- That's more bull than I'd like to ride (1965-1969) -- Huntsville Prison blues (1970-1979) -- The last roundup (1980-1986) -- Epilogue -- Appendix I: Texas Prison Rodeo timeline -- Appendix II: Top hand winners
Control code
ocn948360921
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 436 pages
Isbn
9781574416527
Lccn
2016019242
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)948360921

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