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Jesse James, the making of a legend

  • 148 Pages
  • 2.80 MB
  • English
Larren Publishers , Nevada, Mo
Jesse J
Other titlesJesse James. [Motion picture]
Statementby Larry C. Bradley.
LC ClassificationsPN1997.J4153 B7
The Physical Object
Pagination148 p., [40] leaves of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4124502M
ISBN 100960437002
LC Control Number80081622

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Read Jesse James-The Real Story and learn the strange tale that has unfolded concerning the life and death of the "real" Jesse James. This story began as part of a strange inheritance and Vincel Simmons crafts an intriguing tale of his search for the truth. The James legacy has been that of an enduring legend and this book is sure to add to /5(3).

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The album features Levon Helm singing the role of Jesse James, Johnny Cash as Frank James, Charlie Daniels as Cole Younger and Emmylou Harris as Jesse James' wife, Zerelda : country.

The article reviews the book "Frank and Jesse James: The Story Behind the Legend" by Ted P. Yeatman. BOOKS. // Wild West;Dec, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p The article reviews several books related to Jesse James. "Frank and Jesse James: The Story Behind the Legend," by Ted P. Yeatman.

"The Rise and Fall of Jesse James," by Robertus Love. The story of the “man who would be Jesse James” is one of the weirdest stories ever told about Route To tell the story of J. Frank Dalton, we first have to tell Jesse James story of Meramec Caverns, which became a familiar landmark along Route 66 as it traveled west of St.

Louis. Jesse Woodson James was born on September 5,in Clay County, Missouri, near the site of present-day area of Missouri was largely settled by people from the Upper South, especially Kentucky and Tennessee, and became known as Little Dixie for this reason.

James had two full siblings: his elder brother, Alexander Franklin "Frank" James, and a younger sister, Susan Lavenia : September 5,Near Kearney, Missouri, U.S. In this brilliant biography T. Jesse James Stiles offers a new understanding of the legendary outlaw Jesse James. Jesse James Although he has often been portrayed as a Robin Hood of the old west, in this ground-breaking work Stiles places James within the context of the bloody conflicts of the Civil War to reveal a much more complicated and significant figure/5(33).

Jesse James was an outlaw, bank and train robber, Confederate guerrilla during the Civil War, and leader of the James–Younger Gang. When Jesse James was still alive, America already loved him, for, in him, there was adventure in an otherwise dull, slowly-turning-scientific age. Late in America’s second century, the man rebelled against a.

The True Story of Jesse James is a American Western drama film adapted from Henry King's film Jesse James, which was only loosely based on James' life. It was directed by Nicholas Ray, with Robert Wagner portraying Jesse James and Jeffrey Hunter starring as Frank g took place during Originally titled The James Brothers in the United Kingdom, the film focused on the Music by: Leigh Harline.

The beginning of the legend of the James brothers, which began in - the first successful peacetime daylight bank robbery - is somewhat murky. But once their careers in crime commenced, the James brothers eluded capture for sixteen years, until Jesse was killed in by Bob and Charlie Ford while the three of them planned the robbery of 5/5(2).

Jesse James summary: Jesse Woodson James was born into a hardworking family. His parents lived in Clay County Missouri, where Jesse and his two full siblings were born. Robert James, Jesse’s father, was a successful farmer who eventually helped found William Jewell College located in Liberty, Missouri.

Jesse James: Last Rebel of the Civil War is a thorough study of how Jesse James became the man he was and why his legend grew beyond mere outlaw status. Stiles dives deep into the Missouri political picture before, during and after the Civil War/5. Jesse James Was His Name: Or, Fact and Fiction Concerning the Careers of the Notorious James Brothers of Missouri A Bison book: Author: William A.

Settle: Edition: illustrated, revised: Publisher: U of Nebraska Press, ISBN:Length: pages: Subjects. The story of Jesse James is one of America's most familiar myths — and one of its most wrong-headed. James, so the legend goes, was a Western outlaw, but in reality, he never went west.

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West Coast Choppers founder, Jesse James, has made custom bikes for many athletes - and most professional wrestlers - but has no problem turning down customers. Another essential book on Jesse James is Frank and Jesse James: The Story Behind the Legend, by Ted P.

Yeatman (published in by Cumberland House Publishing of Nashville). Yeatman's work is the height of what might be called the buff approach to the James brothers.

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Jesse James builds some of the most sought-after motorcycles in the world.

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He is the owner of West Coast Choppers in Long Beach, California and a host of the Discovery Channel's hit Monster Garage. Eric Hameister is a photographer specializing in automotive, motorcycle, and lifestyle photography.

But when the legend becomes fact, print the legend: for one reason or another, the legendary Jesse James, the tragic hero betrayed by his own men, has taken on a life of his own, existing on a plane above the historical James. Jesse James Was His Name, by William A. Settle, Jr. Jesse James: The Man and the Myth & Outlaws: The Illustrated History of the James-Younger Gang.

both by Marley Brant. Frank and Jesse James: The Story Behind the Legend. by Ted P. Yeatman. The Life, Times and Treacheous Death of JESSE JAMES, by Frank Triplett. In the Shadow of Jesse James. Jesse James () The James Boys of Missouri () SOURCES: Adapted and expanded from a list provided in the appendix of the book "Frank and Jesse James: The Story Behind the Legend" by.

With Christopher Jones, Allen Case, David Richards, Robert J. Wilke. In a surprising twist, Jesse and Frank James come across as good guys as they go about their outlaw ways. Jesse is a devilish scoundrel with an eye for the ladies while Frank concerns himself with more practical matters/10(67).

Now with last month’s publication of Jesse James: Soul Liberty, the author has begun a five-book series that explores the family’s story. That book’s subtitle is Behind the Family Wall of. This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. What an odd book.

The son of the famous outlaw, Jesse James Jr., spends the first half of this book trying to exonerate his father, and the second half trying to exonerate himself for an train robbery.

After much media hype, Jesse James Jr. was found innocent/5. When the gang left and divided up the spoils each man took about $ for all their troubles. However, there was one very important addition to the gang on this raid and his name was Charley Ford. He would go on to play a very big part in the Jesse James legend.

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The End of the Road for Jessie James. Ron Hansen is the bestselling author of the novel Atticus (a finalist for the National Book Award), Hitler's Niece, Mariette in Ecstasy, Desperadoes, and Isn't It Romantic?, as well as a collection of short stories, a collection of essays, and a book for Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford was a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award/5(14).

Directed by William A. Graham. With Johnny Cash, Kris Kristofferson, Marcia Cross, Gail Youngs. The various fortunes and misfortunes of the outlaws and bank robbers Frank and Jesse James/10().The best book on Jesse James!

This book is like a gritty Western that brings Jesse James to life. It is very eloquently written with vivid in-depth descriptions of his many escapades. The auditor is excellent as well. I've been waiting for this to come out on Audible for several years now, as I already own the book.