Rodeo in America

wranglers, roughstock & paydirt by Wayne S. Wooden

Publisher: University Press of Kansas in Lawrence

Written in English
Cover of: Rodeo in America | Wayne S. Wooden
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  • Subjects:

    • Rodeos -- United States -- History.,
    • Cowboys -- United States -- Biography.
    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-271) and index.

      StatementWayne S. Wooden & Gavin Ehringer.
      ContributionsEhringer, Gavin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV1834.5 .W66 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 297 p. :
      Number of Pages297
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL979056M
      ISBN 100700608133
      LC Control Number96016328

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