WorldCat Identities

Henry, Will 1912-1991

Overview
Works: 185 works in 1,023 publications in 3 languages and 36,634 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Western stories  History  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction  Drama  Western films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Military history 
Roles: Author, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Writer of accompanying material, Actor
Classifications: PS3551.L393, 813.54
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The gates of the mountains by Will Henry( Book )

31 editions published between 1963 and 2001 in English and held by 1,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A French-Canadian scout tells the story of his love for Sacajawea, the Indian girl who guided the Lewis and Clark expedition through the Rockies
One more river to cross : the life and legend of Isom Dart by Will Henry( Book )

27 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the war ended, freedom was finally Ned Huddleston's. But when Ned stood up to a gang of small-town toughs, he traded that freedom for the life of an outlaw. A wanted man, he fled west, where he found the song of the six-gun
From where the sun now stands by Will Henry( Book )

34 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One of the most dramatic campaigns of the Indian wars was that of the Nez Perce. In this saga of loyalty and treachery, tragedy and triumph, five-time Spur Award-winning author Henry lends insight and understanding to the events of that summer in 1877, when Chief Joseph reluctantly led his people across more than a thousand miles of trackless country." from back cover
Chiricahua by Will Henry( Book )

22 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lone Indian attempts to bring peace between a band of Chiricahua Apaches and United States cavalrymen
Mackenna's gold by Will Henry( Book )

29 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of Apache gold and Apache revenge, based on a search for the fabulous Lost Adams Diggings
Summer of the gun by Will Henry( Book )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical: The dreams of a frontier family are town apart by a murderous wolf pack of Confederate deserters
The bear paw horses by Will Henry( Book )

19 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in English and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dakota Sioux attempt to help the Nez Percé escape into Canada, and a Sioux and his granddaughter recover a band of horses stolen by thieves as they go to the meeting place in the Bear Paw mountains
Alias Butch Cassidy by Will Henry( Book )

27 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"No one made a more unlikely outlaw than young George LeRoy Parker, the grandson of a Mormon bishop. But at sixteen, Parker threw in with Mike Cassidy, a shrewd old bandit who glimpsed qualities in the boy that nobody else did--the courage of a cougar and the heart of a renegade. Old Mike taught the kid everything he knew, and when he was done, there was no outlaw more feared, hunted, or idolized than George LeRoy Parker.alias Butch Cassidy." from back cover
Tumbleweeds : frontier stories by Will Henry( Book )

22 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories by one of the greatest writers of Western fiction including "Jefferson's Captains", and "The True Friends."
The last warpath by Will Henry( Book )

16 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fictional treatment of the 40 year struggle for Cheyenne survival against the misguided motives of United States Army officers
Who rides with Wyatt by Will Henry( Book )

22 editions published between 1954 and 2002 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They called Tombstone the Sodom of the Sagebrush until Wyatt Earp came to town and pinned on a badge. Before he left Tombstone, he had become a legend, the greatest gunfighter of all time
No survivors by Will Henry( Book )

28 editions published between 1950 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He was Walking Hawk, the adopted son of Crazy Horse. But under the sun-darkened exterior, he was also Colonel John Clayton. Now the U.S. Army was marching into the hostile heart of the Dakotas, and he would have to choose which of his brothers would he betray?
Medicine road : a western duo by Will Henry( Book )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Medicine Road" is a story from the time of the mountain men. As a boy, Jesse Callahan was raised by the Miniconjou Sioux. He now transports guns and powder for Jim Bridger, who has a string of trading posts in southern Wyoming Territory. "Orphans of the North," in Will Henry's own words, is a story in which you will meet no purely instinctive, so-called dumb animals, but only those sensitive wilderness folk who are able, in their mysterious unknown ways, to think and to feel and to communicate with one another, very much as you and I. The hero of the story is Awklet, a young moose calf orphaned when his mother is killed by a wolf pack
The crossing by Will Henry( Book )

13 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jud Reeves joins a deadly campaign to secure the Southwest for the Confederacy, he confronts murderous visionary Elkanah Cavanaugh, wild woman Star Cavanaugh, and settler-hating Apache Sobre
The pitchfork patrol by Will Henry( Book )

18 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They should have been fighting the Sioux, but this had to be settled first
I, Tom Horn by Will Henry( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized first-person narrative of the life and times of the famed and notorious nineteenth-century cavalry scout, interpreter, Indian fighter, rodeo star, detective, and feared manhunter, who met his end in a controversial travesty of a murder trial
Journey to Shiloh by Will Henry( Book )

19 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bitter anatomy of a battle as seen by seven young raw recruits of the Confederate army, one of whom, a 17-year-old Texan, becomes personal courier to General Bragg
The Hunkpapa scout : a western trio by Will Henry( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of the Texas Rangers. During the Forty Year War, the Texas Rangers--the oldest law enforcement agency on the North American continent--waged war against the Comanches, military invasions from Mexico, and frontier thieves and murderers such as John Wesley Hardin and Sam Bass
The blue mustang by Will Henry( Book )

16 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The day young Starbuck found his father murdered, he swore he would have his revenge ... Instead Starbuck is facing his own death. A relentless gunman is hard on his trail and closing in quickly. Starbuck could surely use a friend. He has only one, a blue mustang with the cunning and heart of a true fighter."--Page 4 of cover
A bullet for Billy the kid : a western trio by Will Henry( Book )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of three short stories by Will Henry that take place in the American West and feature the experiences of men who find love and adventure on the frontier
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityAllen, Henry Wilson, 1912-1991

controlled identityFisher, Clay, 1912-1991

Allen, Heck 1912-1991

Allen, Henry 1912-

Allen, Henry 1912-1991

Allen, Henry W. 1912-

Allen, Henry W. 1912-1991

Allen, Henry W. (Henry Wilson), 1912-

Allen, Henry Wilson 1912-

Allen, Henry Wilson 1912-1991

Languages
English (399)

French (2)

Italian (1)

Covers
One more river to cross : the life and legend of Isom DartFrom where the sun now standsChiricahuaMackenna's goldSummer of the gunThe bear paw horsesAlias Butch CassidyTumbleweeds : frontier stories