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6 edition of The Last Gamble of Doc Holliday found in the catalog.

The Last Gamble of Doc Holliday

by L. T. Brooks

  • 140 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Pentland Press (NC) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Fiction / Westerns,
  • Fiction - Historical,
  • Fiction,
  • USA,
  • Historical - General,
  • Biographical fiction,
  • Criminals,
  • Earp, Wyatt,,
  • Historical,
  • Holliday, John Henry,,
  • Westerns,
  • Fiction / Historical,
  • Literary

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9759333M
    ISBN 101571974008
    ISBN 109781571974006
    OCLC/WorldCa58722126

      In the last years of Doc Holliday’s life, the West had changed a great deal. The people there no longer wanted gunfighters or gamblers. Doc Holliday may have won in games of chance and in. Holliday is a former Army Ranger. The series is also known as the Templar series. The John Holliday series began in with The Sword of the Templars. The series is currently ongoing. Below is a list of Paul Christopher’s John Holliday books in order of when they were originally published (and in chronological order).

    Mary Doria Russell, the bestselling, award-winning author of The Sparrow, returns with American Iliad, this richly detailed and meticulously researched historical novel continues the story she began in Doc, following Wyatt Earp and Doc Holliday to Tombstone, Arizona, and to the gunfight at the O.K. Corral.. A deeply divided nation. Vicious politics.   Tom Clavin’s most recent book, “Tombstone: The Earp Brothers, Doc Holliday & the Vendetta Ride from Hell,” was published by St. Martin’s Press on .

    The legend of Doc Holliday includes the story in Fort Griffin, Texas in, he got into a fight at a gambling table with one Ed Bailey, who Holliday accused of cheating at cards. Bailey supposedly attempted to go for a gun and Holliday drew a large fighting knife . Holliday was cutting into his steak at the Sacred Cow when the large shadow fell over his table. He looked up to see an elegantly dressed pudgy man standing next to him. "Are you the notorious Doc Holliday?" asked the man. Holliday checked to make sure the man was unarmed. "I am," he replied. The man extended a hand. "I am the notorious Oscar.


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The Last Gamble of Doc Holliday by L. T. Brooks Download PDF EPUB FB2

L.T. Brooks brings Doc Holliday to life once more in her debut novel, "The Last Gamble of Doc Holliday." However, unlike other tales of the famous gunslinger, she brings to life his story - the whole story.

Based on fact, Brooks recounts the days of Doc s childhood and introduces readers to the influences that made him the man he would become.5/5(3). L.T. Brooks is the author of The Last Gamble of Doc Holliday ( avg rating, 8 ratings, 2 reviews, published )/5.

out of 5 stars This is one great book!. Decem Brooks provides the critical information that makes Doc Holliday a person and not just a gunslinger.5/5. The Last Gamble of Doc Holliday by L.T. Brooks 8 ratings, average rating, 2 reviews The Last Gamble of Doc Holliday Quotes Showing of 1 “Keep : L.

Brooks. The Frontier World of Doc Holliday, Faro Dealer from Dallas to Deadwood. New York: Hastings House.

Preston Lewis. The Lady and Doc Holliday. Austin, TX: Diamond Books. Paula Mitchell Marks. And Die in the West: The Story of the O.K. Corral Gunfight. New York: Morrow. John Myers Myers. Doc Holliday. Boston. Doc Holliday, byname of John Henry Holliday, (baptized MaGriffin, Georgia, U.S.—died November 8,Glenwood Springs, Colorado), gambler, gunman, and sometime dentist of the American West.

Holliday was reared in Georgia in the genteel tradition of the Old South, graduated from the Pennsylvania College of Dental Surgery inand, already consumptive, moved west for drier. The Last Gamble of Doc Holliday book Such was Doc Holliday, and Gary Roberts has produced a model for looking at both the life and the legend of these frontier immortals."--Robert M.

Utley, author of The Lance and the Shield: The Life and Times of Sitting Bull "Doc Holliday emerges from the shadows for the first time in this important work of Western s: John Henry "Doc" Holliday (Aug – November 8, ) was an American gambler, gunfighter, and dentist.A close friend and associate of lawman Wyatt Earp, Holliday is best known for his role in the events leading up to and following the Gunfight at the O.K.

developed a reputation as having killed more than a dozen men in various altercations, but modern researchers have. “Doc," by Mary Doria Russell is the fictionalized telling of a single year in the life of John Henry "Doc" Holliday, most famous for his friendship with Wyatt Earp and Earp's brothers, a friendship that most people hear about in conjunction with the infamous "Gunfight at the.

Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of results for "doc holliday by wyatt earp" Tombstone: The Earp Brothers, Doc Holliday, and the Vendetta Ride from Hell.

Doc Holliday by Gary Roberts is one of the definitive books on the history of the west and the life and times of Tombstone. It is expertly researched, well written and thoroughly tracks the life of Doc Holliday and his compatriots in the west.

The book does not assume 4/5(63). Doc Holliday by Gary Roberts is one of the definitive books on the history of the west and the life and times of Tombstone. It is expertly researched, well written and thoroughly tracks the life of Doc Holliday and his compatriots in the west.

The book does not assume anything and takes stock in what researches s: Truth be said, as I read the book, the dialogue between the characters took the voice of the cast of the film, especially Doc Holliday portrayed as Val Kilmer.

Russell herself said that this was not so much for the adventure of writing about famed gunslinger Holliday, or even writing a revisionist tale to be more historically accurate. The true story of the Earp brothers, Doc Holliday, and the famous Battle at the OK Corral, by the New York Times bestselling author of Dodge City and Wild Bill.

On the afternoon of Octonine men clashed in what would be known as the most famous shootout in American frontier history/5().

Infive Earp brothers gathered in hopes of finding their fortunes in Tombstone, Arizona, the last boomtown in what was still left of the untamed American West. Doc Holliday took one last gasp and then he passed on to Infinity and from that point on, he would become the Legend for ages to is a very limited edition and only 1st Edition copies were produced, each one numbered with a Certificate of Authenticity from Doc Holliday.

Roberts reflects this concept in his writing. This book should be of interest to Holliday devotees as well as newly-found readers." —Susan McKey Thomas, cousin of Doc Holliday and co-author of In Search of the Hollidays "Doc Holliday emerges from the shadows for.

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TOMBSTONE: The Earp Brothers, Doc Holliday, and the Vendetta Ride From Hell by Tom Clavin (St. Martin’s Press). Infive Earp brothers gathered in hopes of finding their fortunes in. Of all the characters to ride into Wynonna Earp, few are more tortured than the legendary gunslinger Doc Holliday, portrayed by Tim ed to have survived for over a century after working alongside prolific lawman Wyatt Earp, Doc emerged to help Wyatt's great-great granddaughter Wynonna battle supernatural threats in the small western town of Purgatory.

One of the Doc Holliday legends is that he killed some blacks who were swimming in a family pond in Georgia. The truth, according to Doc’s cousin Susan McKey Thomas, was that inDoc and his two uncles (one of them Ms.

Thomas’ father) did discover a group of black kids playing in the swimming hole.Doc Holliday Society website [last update ] based in Griffin, Georgia defunct Doc Holliday Days [] were held in Holliday's birthplace of Griffin, Georgia Holliday-Dorsey-Fife House Museum [builtrestored ] in Fayetteville, Georgia.

S a l o o n s Big Nose Kate's Saloon [built ], E. Allen Street in Tombstone, Arizona. Doc Holliday in Prescott, Arizona in A True West reader recently wrote: “While surfing the Internet recently looking for photos of Doc Holliday I found several claiming to be him however on many the facial features didn’t match up.