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Cattle kingdom

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Published by Sagebrush Large Print Westerns in Hampton Falls, N.H .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Large type books.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlan LeMay.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3523.E513 C38 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination214 p. (large print) ;
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6785953M
    ISBN 101574902857, 075316258X, 174030022X
    LC Control Number00040277


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He wants to bring justice to the rangeAuthor: Le May, Alan. History of the boom-and-bust cycles of the cattle industry in the wildest days of the Wild West. Former Fortune magazine London bureau chief Knowlton knows a good business story when he sees it, and if the business of America is business, the nation’s business of the late 19th century was conquering the frontier and converting it into a feedlot and granary.

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The Cattle Kingdom The cattle industry grew tremendously in the two decades after the Civil War, moving into western Kansas and Nebraska, Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, and the Dakotas in the s and s with the expansion of the railroads.

The West The Cattle Kingdom; Farming on the Great Plains; Factors of the Cattle Boom - The largening economy and population was demanding beef after the Civil War. - A new type of cattle named the Texas Longhorn was bred. It had horns of tremendous length and could withstand creul conditions.

It did not produced much beef, but. The Cattle Kingdom really started to bust when disaster struck in and Much of the prairie grass that was depended on by the the ranchers for feed had been eaten by the huge cattle herds on the Plains. In both years, severe winters made ranching situations even worse.

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The tale takes us from dust-choked cattle drives to the unlikely splendours of boomtowns like Abilene, Kansas, and Cheyenne, Wyoming. We venture from the Texas Panhandle to the Dakota Badlands to the Chicago stockyards.

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Related this way, the story may not include many gunfights, but it offers ample conflict and drama delivered with a fresh and winning perspective.". Cattle Kingdom: The Hidden History of the Cowboy West. America’s Wild West is popularly remembered for its hard-drinking cowboys, “bat wing saloon doors,” and quick-draw gunfights, but Knowlton, former London bureau chief of Fortune magazine, triumphantly upends such familiar images.

Yet this extraordinary time and its import have remained unexamined for memoriesbythesmile.com Kingdom reveals the truth of how the West rose and fell, and how its legacy defines us today.

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These few decades following the Civil War brought America its greatest boom-and-bust cycle until the Depression, the invention of the assembly line, and the dawn. Cattle Kingdom is The Great Plains by way of The Big Short.” — Wall Street Journal “Knowlton deftly balances close-ups and bird’s-eye views.

We learn countless details More important, we learn why the story played out as it did.” — New York Times Book Review. Cattle Kingdom | "The best all-around study of the American cowboy ever written.

Every page crackles with keen analysis and vivid prose about the Old West. A must-read!" — Douglas Brinkley, author of The Wilderness Warrior: Theodore Roosevelt and the Crusade for America The open-range cattle era lasted barely a quarter century, but it left America irrevocably changed.

U.S. History, Book 2 Name_ Lesson 3 Date Handout 6 The Cattle Kingdom Read the following selection and answer the questions. Be prepare& for class discussion.

Before the Civil War, most Americans ate pork rather than beef. Pigs were easier to feed and raise. A single sow could produce a litter of seven to ten piglets each year.

Feb 26,  · Book suffers a bit in trying to cover too much—settlers with their barbed wire fences, scientific breakthroughs to discover the cause of Texas fever in cattle, and more—but I was fascinated and learned a lot about a subject I knew only some things about.

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