CALAMITY JANE. THE WOMAN AND THE LEGEND
McLAIRD, James D.
Norman University of Oklahoma Press 2005 (xiii) 378 pages. First Edition (stated). Illustrated dust jacket. brown cloth-backed boards. Illustrated primarily from period photographs. Three maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. The definitive, well-researched biography of Martha Canary, known popularly as Calamity Jane.From the jacket blurb: "Gun toting, swearing, hard drinking-- Martha was all of these, to be sure. But whatever her flaws or foibles, McLaird paints a compelling portrait of an unconverntional woman who more than once turned the tables on those who sought to condemn or patronize her." A FINE copy in a FINE dust jacket, now in a clear mylar protective sleeve. Always FREE SHIPPING via media mail to any United States address.
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