WorldCat Identities

Tompkins, Walker A.

Overview
Works: 175 works in 397 publications in 2 languages and 7,018 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Western stories  History  Juvenile works  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PS3539.O3897, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Walker A Tompkins
 
Most widely held works by Walker A Tompkins
West of Texas law by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

27 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cole Kerrigan, editor of the Longhorn Crusader, is accused of the murder of the evil Kiowa in the small west Texas town of Longhorn
Two rails west by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

9 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disguised as the run-of-the-mill cowhand Wayne Morgan, the Masked Rider moved cautiously down the Stovelid Mesa ledge that led to the town of Muscatero. Entering the Broken Bottle saloon, he listened anxiously for news of his faithful companion, Blue Hawk, now missing for more than two days. Cold ripples crept down the Masked Rider's spine when he heard ... Blue Hawk, charged with murder, was doomed to die at sunrise on the county gallows
Border ambush by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

11 editions published between 1951 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unsurveyed, unexplored territory ... that's the way it was labeled on the map. A man could get lost forever if he wandered fifty yards off a trail. Old-time Apaches shunned it as they would the devil's range. Doug Redding set out to comb this wasteland from end to end. Somewhere in its vastness was a secret rustler's lair--somewhere in one of these box canyons was the solution to the mysteries of stolen cattle and coldblooded murder
Flaming Canyon by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

15 editions published between 1948 and 1997 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Del Troy has come a long way to realize his dream from Texas to Washington State, where he has the makings of a fine ranch on the choicest range in the state. All Del has to do is wait for the freight wagons to arrive with his stock and he will be in business. His dream of years is almost reality when trouble moves in. Trouble is spelled Bix Herrod, whose greed for gold and power is backed up with ruthless gunmen - and a beautiful, hard riding finance. Herrod wants Flaming canyon for himself, and he'll do anything in his power to stop Del Troy and his supporters from moving in
Manhunt west by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

17 editions published between 1949 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fugitive knew the posse was in close pursuit, and that there was nowhere else to run. Either way, it was certain that there was a good chance that he would die
Santa Fe trail by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Pryor, the Rio Kid, knows the odds he faces in trying to lead the wagon train to Santa Fe, but he doesn't know that within the wagon train itself lies a danger worse than anything he has been guarding against
Ghost mine gold by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

13 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Robin Hood outlaw known as the Masked Rider had come to the gold-camp town of Whiskey Gulch disguised as Wayne Morgan, a rambling saddle tramp. About to rein up his cowpony, he noticed a man approaching who looked mighty desperate. It was Russ Kern, the gold-camp recorder. "I've got to get this on the Sacramento stage," said Kern, pleadingly. Always willing to help, the man in the saddle tramp disguise scooped up the parcel and moved quickly along the Sacramento Trail . . . a trail that would soon be drenched in blood"--P. [4] of cover
Gold on the hoof by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

11 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once a lush cattle kingdom, Fred Locke's Broken Key Ranch is now to be delivered into the hands of the bank. Kyle Kruze owns the bank along with many other enterprises from the casino across the street. Kruze lived by violence alone until he met Cloyd Weber, whose shrewd manipulation of the law gives their operations a thin front of legitimacy. With the death of Fred Locke, Tuck Clayburn, foreman of Broken Key, knows that the ranch is worth saving
Honkytonk brand by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wes Banning had held his little Circle B Ranch against gun-slung rustlers and sharp-toothed catamounts, but now his powerful neighbor was getting set to throw him off his land by means of legal trickery
The golden spur by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

8 editions published between 1942 and 2002 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deputy Marshal Clay Raine had never planned to stop over this way, so how come there were people who seemed to be expecting him, and why were three Mexican hombres out for his blood?
Wyoming trail by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

7 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panhandle Preston and his son Quent owned a cattle ranch in Wyoming. Since it was on the right of way of the proposed Union Pacific railway, it was a prized piece of property and coveted by many a man. The most cunning by far was Boone Delivan, a crooked speculator who was determined to get hold of the land no matter what it took. When Quent refused to sell, Boone shot the young vaquero's father, set the ranch on fire, and stampeded the cattle. Then he had a murder warrant sworn out for Quent! Quent Preston was tough and resourceful, but to keep what was left of his ranch, he'd have to fight fire with fire
Deadwood by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

6 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color illustration on front cover of a cowboy facing another cowboy, with their hands up, while a cowgirl fires a gun at the second cowboy
The scout of Terror Trail by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

8 editions published between 1944 and 2003 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deo Daley, of the famous Fort Adios Eighteenth Cavalry, was the best trail scout between the Pecos and the Pacific, and it was only natural that old Tex Garland should choose Deo to guide his party along peril-ridden Terror Trail
Santa Barbara's Royal Rancho : the fabulous history of Los Dos Pueblos by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

5 editions published between 1960 and 1987 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lion of the lavabeds by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 2006 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rio Kid has contempt for the white renegades who sell guns to the Indians
The trail of the iron horse by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

4 editions published between 1948 and 2005 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danger was the trade of Bob Pryor, the Rio Kid - but even he had to take a deep breath before heading out on this murderous mission. Two great railroad empires were racing to join together to conquer the last frontier - but between them and the fulfillment of this epic task, an outlaw empire formed a bloody wall of terror. In disguise, Pryor rode into the very heart of outlaw territory, a roaring town where the only law came out of the barrel of a gun. It was in this cutthroat capital of crime that the Rio Kid had to probe for the weak spot in an army of evil - and the price of his first wrong move would be a bullet in the back
Little giant of Signal Hill: an adventure in American enterprise by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SOS at midnight by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

4 editions published between 1957 and 1985 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high school senior uses his knowledge of ham radio to save his life and that of a friend and to break up a ring of gangsters
Deadhorse express by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

4 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Arizona trail boss Hal Wade defies desperado Bret Redfern, who controls the town of Deadhorse, by refusing to pay his toll. Redfern is determined that Wade won't make it out of Deadhorse alive, but Wade proves to be harder to kill than Redfern expected"--
Rimrock rider by Walker A Tompkins( Book )

10 editions published between 1950 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Buck Temple got out of the Territorial death house, he headed straight back to Coppertooth Pass with vengeance in his triggers. A liar's perjured testimony had cost Buck his ranch, his friends, his girl-- and almost his life. But there was more behind that frame-up than Buck realized. It took a bushwhacker's bullet to show Buck that he was in a bigger fight than any personal gun duel"--
 
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