Knights of the green cloth the saga of the frontier gamblers by Robert K. DeArment

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .

Written in English

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Places:

  • West (U.S.)

Subjects:

  • Gambling -- West (U.S.) -- History,
  • Gamblers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography,
  • West (U.S.) -- Social life and customs

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby Robert K. DeArment ; part-title drawings by Joan DeArment Hall.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV6721.W38 D42
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 423 p. :
Number of Pages423
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4270074M
ISBN 100806117265
LC Control Number81016196

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