Publisher: Tantor Media; Unabridged,MP3 - Unabridged CD edition (March 23, 2010)
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Billy the Kid-a.k.a. Henry McCarty, Henry Antrim, and William Bonney-was a horse thief, livestock rustler, charismatic rogue, and cold-blooded killer. a very good shot, the child gunned down 4 males single-handedly and 5 others with assistance from cronies. of his sufferers have been Lincoln County, New Mexico, deputies, killed throughout the child's brazen sunlight break out from the courthouse penal complex on April 28, 1881. After allotting together with his guards and breaking the chain securing his leg irons, the child danced a macabre jig at the jail's porch earlier than using away on a stolen horse as terrified townspeople-and many sympathizers-watched. for brand spanking new sheriff Pat Garrett, the chase was once on. To Hell on a quick Horse re-creates the exciting manhunt for the Wild West's so much iconic outlaw. it's also the 1st twin biography of the child and Garrett, larger-than-life figures who don't have turn into the stuff of legend with out the opposite. Drawing on voluminous basic assets and a wealth of released scholarship, Mark Lee Gardner digs underneath the parable to take a clean examine those males, their dating, and what they'd come to intend to a public enamored of the violent earlier of the Wild West.