The Last Gunfight: The Real Story of the Shootout at the O.K. Corral-And How It Changed the American West

By | December 12, 2019
The Last Gunfight: The Real Story of the Shootout at the O.K. Corral-And How It Changed the American West Author Jeff Guinn
ISBN-10 1439154252
ISBN-13 9781439154250
Year 2012-05-15
Pages 416
Language English
Publisher Simon & Schuster
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A New York Times bestseller Jeff Guinns definitive myth busting account of the most famous gunfight in American history reveals who Wyatt Earp Doc Holliday and the Clantons and McLaurys really were and what the shootout was all about On the afternoon of October 26 1881 in a vacant lot in Tombstone Arizona a confrontation between eight armed men erupted in a deadly shootout The Gunfight at the O K Corral would shape how future generations came to view the Old West Wyatt Earp Doc Holliday and the Clantons became the stuff of legends symbolic of a frontier populated by good guys in white hats and villains in black ones Its a colorful storybut the truth is even better Drawing on new material from private collectionsincluding diaries letters and Wyatt Earps own hand drawn sketch of the shootouts conclusionas well as archival research Jeff Guinn gives us a startlingly different and far more fascinating picture of what actually happened that day in Tombstone and why

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