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James and the robbers

Pauline Clarke

James and the robbers

by Pauline Clarke

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Published by Hamish Hamilton in London .
Written in


Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by Cecil Leslie.
SeriesAntelope books
The Physical Object
Pagination96p.,ill.,19cm
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18868221M

  Out of 26 robberies and killings in which Jesse James is thought to have been involved over 15 years, author Adam Woog, in his book “Legends of the West,” lists the following as having Author: Barbara Winnerman.   “In the classic book Jesse James Was His Name, William A. Settle Jr. dismissed this claim as a ‘rationalization’ made to curry favor with the Southern public,” Stiles says. “But I found that Younger made the same claim years earlier, in an account of the robbery written for his Minnesota prison warden—who would hardly sympathize.

In January 1, , Wells, Fargo & Company's chief detective James B. Hume and special agent John N. Thacker published a report summarizing the company's losses during the previous 14 years. It listed stagecoach robberies, 23 burglaries, and four train robberies but included little or no details of the events themselves, focusing instead on physical descriptions of the robbers.5/5(1). Based solely on longevity, Jesse James was one of America's most successful bank robbers; he eluded authorities for nearly 15 years. But in other respects, the operations didn't always go Author: American Experience.

  1. John W. Welch and Kelly Ward, “Thieves and Robbers,” in Reexploring the Book of Mormon: A Decade of New Research, ed. John W. Welch (Salt Lake City and Provo, UT: Deseret Book and FARMS, ), Interestingly, the names of two notable leaders of the Gadianton robbers—Gaddianton and Giddianhi (each spelled with a double “d” in the original manuscript of the Book .   How one Minnesota town took up arms against robber Jesse James. This week, the town of Northfield, Minn. is honoring the th anniversary of the robbery of the Northfield First National Bank, which became the final holdup of the James and Younger gang. 'Shot All to Hell.


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Price Author: Pauline Clarke. ROBBERS, by Christoper Cook, is a delight to read. Not only is the story of two haphazard misfits compelling and a page-turner, but also the prose in this book is a delight to read. Cook keeps you guessing all the way through--no prefab plots for this author.

His characters are full human beings, fleshed James and the robbers book expertly/5(18). The Robber, Robert Walsers last novel, tells the story of a dreamer on a journey of is a hybrid of love story, tragedy, and farce, with a protagonist who sweet-talks teaspoons, flirts with important politicians, plays maidservant to young boys, and uses a passerbys mouth as an ashtray/5.

The book tells the story of three fierce black-clad robbers who terrorize and plunder the countryside, armed with a blunderbuss, a pepper blower, and a huge red axe.

One night, they meet a small girl called Tiffany, who is on her way to live with a wicked by: 5. Frank James may have been involved--Jesse James and Cole Younger probably were not. Jim Cummins book includes a statement of R. Steppe of Clay County that it was George Sheperd and Arch Clements were the two who entered the bank, and that George Sheperd cashed a $ bond from the robbery in Memphis.

Parents won't mind reading this book again and again at bedtime because of the hilarious twist in the tale and the catchy rhythm (12/01/) This is a wonderful version of a traditional skipping rhyme. Twenty-four robbers return to the same house again and again, and are taught that sharing is /5(46).

Cops and Robbers is one of the books which I remember fondly as a child. It is a short rhyming tale which involves a scheming bunch of 'robbers' who are planning to make a haul on Christmas Eve. However, there is one stand out police officer who aims to spoil their villainous plan/5. Verse - And in those times there shall many stand up against the king of the south: also the robbers of thy people shall exalt themselves to establish the vision; but they shall versions here differ from this, which represents the Massoretic with fair accuracy.

The LXX. renders, "And in those times thoughts (διάνοιαι) shall rise against the King of Egypt, and he shall. Books shelved as bank-robbery: Ghostman by Roger Hobbs, The Chase by Clive Cussler, The Burning Room by Michael Connelly, Turn Left at the Cow by Lisa Bu.

And as troops of robbers wait for a man, so the company of priests murder in the way by consent: for they commit lewdness. Hosea | View whole chapter | See verse in context When I would have healed Israel, then the iniquity of Ephraim was discovered, and the wickedness of Samaria: for they commit falsehood; and the thief cometh in, and the.

Gently mix some vintage Elmore Leonard plotting, a touch of Carl Hiaasen's quirky characterization and a lyric Texas setting and you have Christopher Cook's highly readable book. Ray Bob and Eddie rob a convenience store after shooting the clerk in a dispute over a penny and then begin a bloody rampage across Texas, pursued by an aging Ranger and his dog, Lefty/5.

James Church is the pseudonym used by the author who has written the highly acclaimed detective novel series, ‘Inspector O’. Author James Church hails from the United States of America and has written all his novels in the Mystery genre. The Inspector O series written by James is based on the life of the main protagonist with the same name.

Baldwin, James, Title: Fifty Famous People: A Book of Short Stories Contents: Saving the birds -- Another bird story -- Speaking a piece -- Writing a composition -- The whistle -- The Ettrick Shepherd -- The Caliph and the poet -- "Beccos.

Beccos. Beccos!". According to The Book of Helaman, one of the books in the Book of Mormon, the ‘secret combination’ known as the Gadianton robbers was founded by Kishkumen and Gadianton. The former had murdered the judge Pahoran, and his co-conspirators entered into a covenant swearing not to reveal to anyone that he had murdered the : Dhwty.

Shot All To Hell: Jesse James, The Northfield Raid, and the Wild West's Greatest Escape is a new book about the legendary man. Most people know that Jesse James.

The James–Younger Gang was a notable 19th-century gang of American outlaws that centered around Jesse James and his brother Frank gang was based in the state of Missouri, the home of most of the members.

Membership fluctuated from robbery to robbery, as the outlaws' raids were usually separated by many on: Missouri. Clark, Jerry and Ed Palattella.

A History of Heists: Bank Robbery in America. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, B/W photos, end notes, bibliography. ISBN$ There is a certain kind of allure and romance that surrounds the bank robbers of yesterday. Just look at the mountains of paper that have been spent publishing about the likes.

The Box of Robbers by L. Frank Baum. Published in L. Frank Baum's American Fairy Tales (), this story is about a little girl named Mary who is left at home alone by mistake. No one intended to leave Martha alone that afternoon, but it happened that everyone was called away, for one reason or another.

Mrs/ Bank robbers with a set time frame to commit the robbery, the kidnapping of the branch manager's family, and the death of those people if the robbery takes any time over the time allowed starts the book/5(K). The New Yorker, July 8, P. ANNALS OF CRIME about Ray Bowman and Billy Kirkpatrick, the Trenchcoat Robbers who robbed twenty-seven banks, and were among the most accomplished bank robbers Author: Alex Kotlowitz.

SCHILLER'S PREFACE. AS PREFIXED TO THE FIRST EDITION OF THE ROBBERS PUBLISHED IN Now first translated into English. This play is to be regarded merely as a dramatic narrative in which, for the purpose of tracing out the innermost workings of the soul, advantage has been taken of the dramatic method, without otherwise conforming to the stringent rules of theatrical composition, or .Job | View whole chapter | See verse in context Whose harvest the hungry eateth up, and taketh it even out of the thorns, and the robber swalloweth up their substance.

Job | View whole chapter | See verse in context The tabernacles of robber s prosper, and they that provoke God are secure; into whose hand God bringeth abundantly.The Three Robbers (Die Drei Rauber) is a full-length animated film adaption of the children's book by Tomi Ungerer, which was previously adapted as a 6-minute animated adaptation released in by Gene Deitch.

The film was released in America under the title of the Trick or Treaters, with the original material shortened and shoe-horned into a Halloween y: Germany.