Ten Days on the Plains

By: Davies, Henry Eugene & edited by Hutton, Paul Andrew

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xvi, 178 pp, quarterbound w/green clothcovered spine and gold clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, dj glossy gold w/color illustration on the front cover and black-and-white photo of Buffalo Bill on the rear panel. The book is volume two of The DeGolyer Library publication series. The book is a memento of a hunting expedition hosted by Lieutenant General Philip H. Sheridan designed to empress influential business adn civil leaders w/the role of the frontier army. The expedition covered almost 200 miles in ten days, with the hunters leaving a trail of empty champagne bottles and animal carcasses from Nebraska to Kansas. Over 600 buffalo were slaughtered, along with hundreds of elk, antelope, and wild turkeys.

Title: Ten Days on the Plains

Author Name: Davies, Henry Eugene & edited by Hutton, Paul Andrew

Illustrator: Photos

Categories: West, History, Americana, Hunting, Non-Fiction, biography,

Edition: Facsimile

Publisher: Dallas, TX, Southern Methodist University Press: 1985

ISBN Number: 0870742078

ISBN Number 13: 9780870742071

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Size: Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Seller ID: 050944

Keywords: Hunting Memoir Buffalo Bill Cody Frontier Military Extermination Showman