Yours to Command: The Life and Legend of Texas Ranger Captain Bill McDonald (Google eBook)

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University of North Texas Press, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 436 pages
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Contents

EMERGENCE OF A RANGER CAPTAIN
1
Bill McDonald the Historical Record and the Popular Mind
3
The Making of a Texas Lawman
23
Captain Bill and Company B in the Panhandle
52
A Gunfight Between Two Guardians of the Law
87
Proceed to El Paso The Rangers and Prizefighting
101
A Bank Robbery in Wichita Falls
119
WANING DAYS OF THE FRONTIER BATTALION
131
Finale of the Frontier Battalion
186
AN AGING LAWMAN HIGHS AND LOWS
207
Forming a New Ranger Force
209
Conditt Murder Case A Study in Detection
229
Brownsville Affair A Muddled Incident
243
Rio Grande City The Last Stand
273
The End Comes State Revenue Agent and Other Roles
283
NOTES
307

San Saba Mob A Murder Society
133
ReeseTownsend Feud at Columbus
152
Humphries Case An East Texas Lynching
171
BIBLIOGRAPHY
387
INDEX
415
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