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Rister, Carl Coke 1889-1955

Overview
Works: 56 works in 219 publications in 1 language and 6,899 library holdings
Genres: History  Captivity narratives  Biography  Military history 
Roles: Author
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Western America; the exploration, settlement, and development of the region beyond the Mississippi by LeRoy R Hafen( Book )

41 editions published between 1850 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes information on transcontinental railroad, missions in California, stagecoaches, steamboats, gold discovery and the forty-niners, etc
Oil! Titan of the Southwest by Carl Coke Rister( Book )

20 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of "the rush for oil riches in the great Mid-Continent and Gulf producing area ... embraces the states of Arkansas, Louisiana, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, and New Mexico--the scene of many fabulous strikes, including Spindletop, Glenn Pool, Mexia, Oklahoma City, and East Texas."
Robert E. Lee in Texas by Carl Coke Rister( Book )

17 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces a little known phase of the great General's career--his service in Texas during the four turbulent years preceding the Civil War
The southwestern frontier--1865-1881 : a history of the coming of the settlers, Indian depredations and massacres, ranching activities, operations of white desperadoes and thieves, government protection, building of railways, and the disappearance of the frontier by Carl Coke Rister( Book )

19 editions published between 1928 and 1969 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An excellent history of the early development of the south plains frontier. "Prepared almost entirely from published documentary sources, this is a most valuable work on the Kansas, Colorado, Oklahoma, Texas, and New Mexico frontiers. it represents one of the first, and perhaps the best, secondary study of this subject." --Clark/Brunet
Comanche bondage : Dr. John Charles Beales's settlement of La Villa de Dolores on Las Moras Creek in southern Texas of the 1830's with an annotated reprint of Sarah Ann Horn's narrative of her captivity among the Comanches, her ransom by traders in New Mexico, and return via the Santa Fé Trail by Carl Coke Rister( Book )

15 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The distinguished southwestern historian Carl Coke Rister has written the history of the Dolores enterprise, Drawing on Beales's journals and other documents, and including reports of the survivors."
Fort Griffin on the Texas frontier by Carl Coke Rister( Book )

8 editions published between 1956 and 1986 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This fort, established in 1867 near the Llano Estacado, in the heart of the Comanche country, was the capital for buffalo hunters, cowboys, and ranchers, until 1880
Border command, General Phil Sheridan in the West by Carl Coke Rister( Book )

12 editions published between 1944 and 1974 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Land hunger: David L. Payne and the Oklahoma boomers by Carl Coke Rister( Book )

10 editions published between 1942 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Located in the Oklahoma Collection
The greater Southwest; the economic, social, and cultural development of Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Arizona, and California from the Spanish conquest to the twentieth century by Rupert Norval Richardson( Book )

9 editions published between 1934 and 1935 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Southern plainsmen by Carl Coke Rister( Book )

5 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The southern plains, with which this book is concerned, has no very definite boundaries ... It embraces what is now western Kansas, eastern Colorado, western Oklahoma, western Texas, and eastern New Mexico."--Introduction
Border captives; the traffic in prisoners by southern plains Indians, 1835-1875 by Carl Coke Rister( Book )

8 editions published between 1940 and 2003 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No Man's Land by Carl Coke Rister( Book )

5 editions published between 1948 and 1990 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baptist missions among the American Indians by Carl Coke Rister( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comanche Bondage : Beales's Settlement of Dolores and Sarah Ann Horn's Narrative of Her Captivity by Carl Coke Rister( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert E by Carl Coke Rister( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harmful practices of Indian traders of the Southwest, 1865-1876 by Carl Coke Rister( Book )

3 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces origins of unsettled relations between Indians and settlers along the Southwest frontier. Includes bibliographical references
Carlota, a Confederate colony in Mexico by Carl Coke Rister( Book )

2 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert E. Lee by Carl Coke Rister( Book )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satanta, orator of the plains by Carl Coke Rister( Book )

1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comanche Bondage: Dr. John Charles Beale's Settlement of La Villa de Dolores on Las Moras Creek in Southern Texas of the 1830's by Carl Coke Rister( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Comanche bondage : Dr. John Charles Beales's settlement of La Villa de Dolores on Las Moras Creek in southern Texas of the 1830's with an annotated reprint of Sarah Ann Horn's narrative of her captivity among the Comanches, her ransom by traders in New Mexico, and return via the Santa Fé TrailComanche Bondage: Dr. John Charles Beale's Settlement of La Villa de Dolores on Las Moras Creek in Southern Texas of the 1830's
Alternative Names
Rister, Carl C.

Rister, Carl C. 1889-1955

Languages
English (189)

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Comanche bondage : Dr. John Charles Beales's settlement of La Villa de Dolores on Las Moras Creek in southern Texas of the 1830's with an annotated reprint of Sarah Ann Horn's narrative of her captivity among the Comanches, her ransom by traders in New Mexico, and return via the Santa Fé TrailComanche Bondage: Dr. John Charles Beale's Settlement of La Villa de Dolores on Las Moras Creek in Southern Texas of the 1830's