Published September 1, 1999
by Toy Box Productions .
Written in English
|Series||The Americana Series|
|Contributions||Cheryl Hutchinson (Editor), Brian T. Cox (Illustrator)|
|The Physical Object|
“Billy the Kid shooting all those people over in New Mexico has made gunfighting real popular with the public.” ― Larry McMurtry, The Last Kind Words Saloon. This book turns out to be one of Michael Morpurgo’s most intriguing children’s books, since it is the story of a young boy ‘Billy the Kid’ (as his team mates call him), who plays for Chelsea football team and how his life radically changes when he goes off to war/5. The book, The Authentic Life of Billy, the Kid, was first published in April Although only a few copies sold following its release, it eventually became a reference for later historians who wrote about Bonney's life. Rumors of survival. Over time Cause of death: Gunshot wound. Mar 01, · Without a doubt, The Endless Ride is the best read yet to give great and accurate insight into Billy before he was 'Billy The Kid', where more than half of the book is focused. This book is a must read for any fan of Billy the Kid and an excellent starting point for any individuals wishing to get swept away in the legend that is The Kid.5/5(5).
Mar 10, · "This might be the best Billy the Kid book to date." —Fritz Thompson, Albuquerque Journal In this revisionist biography, award-winning historian Michael Wallis re-creates the rich anecdotal saga of Billy the Kid (–), a young man who became a legend in /5. Mar 28, · The Collected Works of Billy the Kid is a series of vignettes -- poems and prose poems -- that brutally brings the reader into the last year or so of Billy the Kid's life as he encounters, eludes and finally is killed by Pat Garrett/5. Billy the Kid: The Endless Ride. by Michael Wallis, W.W. Norton & Co., New York, , $ The life and times of Billy the Kid—alias Henry Antrim, alias Henry McCarty, alias William H. Bonney, alias the Kid, alias Kid Antrim and alias El Chivato—has been examined, reexamined, debated and analyzed to death and beyond death. Feb 01, · Until I read this book I had only read mythological accounts of Billy the Kid, which usually contain nothing of Pat Garrett's life. Books and movies have mythologized Bill they Kid as a Robin Hood type, happy go lucky outlaw and Pat Garrett is demonized as a 5/5(5).
Billy the Kid was a late 19th-century thief and gunfighter. He was reportedly killed by Sheriff Pat Garrett, who later burnished the legend of the Wild West imeldaclyde.com: Nov 23, Oct 10, · Billy The Kid: New Novel Separates The Man From The Myth Renee Montagne talks to author Ron Hansen about his novel based on the life of legendary outlaw Billy . Nov 20, · THE KID By Ron Hansen pp. Scribner. $ Ron Hansen has a thing for outlaws. He has written about the Dalton and James gangs. One of the best stories in Author: Alyson Hagy. Billy the Kid Comic books for sale online. , DC Marvel & other comic books for sale. New customers save up to 25%, use code: New4.