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Hornswogglers, Fourflushers & Snake-Oil Salesmen

(2015)
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Everyone loves a heel, especially one to whom nothing was sacred and who charmed his or her way into the hearts, minds, and wallets of bumpkins and belles alike. This collection offers twenty-four tales of petty bandits, sleazy bunko artists, and conniving conmen and - women who traveled West to seek their fortunes by preying on the men and women who went before them to settle and explore. These stories of who they were, what they did, and why they are remembered for their deeds include ample and engaging historic illustrations of the shady characters at work and at play.



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Paperback Editions

July 2015 : USA Paperback
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Title: Hornswogglers, Fourflushers & Snake-Oil Salesmen: True Tales of the Old West's Sleaziest Swindlers
Author(s): Matthew P Mayo
ISBN: 0-7627-8965-4 / 978-0-7627-8965-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: TwoDot
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Kindle Editions

August 2015 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Hornswogglers, Fourflushers & Snake-Oil Salesmen: True Tales of the Old West's Sleaziest Swindlers
Author(s): Matthew P Mayo
Publisher: TwoDot
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU