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Author McCormack, Kara L., author.

Title Imagining Tombstone : the town too tough to die / Kara L. McCormack.

Publication Info. Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, [2016]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  979.153 M137i 2016    ---  Available
Description x, 206 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series CultureAmerica
Culture America.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references ( pages 185-191) and index.
Contents Introduction: the Tombstone mystique -- Making history -- Preservation and performance -- The Earp legend in film -- The global mythic west -- Historians' gunfight -- Epilogue: vigilantism and the border.
Subject Tombstone (Ariz.) -- History.
Popular culture -- Arizona -- Tombstone.
Popular culture -- West (U.S.)
Popular culture. (OCoLC)fst01071344
Arizona -- Tombstone. (OCoLC)fst01212318
United States, West. (OCoLC)fst01243255
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9780700622238 (cloth : alk. paper)
0700622233 (cloth : alk. paper)

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