Ten Years a Cowboy
by C. C. Post
Publisher: Rhodes & McClure 1898
Number of pages: 508
The story, romance and adventures of a life on the plains with the varied experiences as cow-boy, stock-owner, etc. A few years ago when even in the middle Western States land was to be had for the taking, a bit of a town preempted a site on the banks of the Wabash river, in the State of Indiana, and proceeded to establish itself and settle down to business, squatter fashion...
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