WorldCat Identities

Burns, Walter Noble

Overview
Works: 37 works in 175 publications in 2 languages and 8,428 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Songs and music  Musical settings  Documentary television programs  Biographical fiction  Western fiction  Drama  Western films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: F786.B54, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Walter Noble Burns
 
Most widely held works by Walter Noble Burns
The saga of Billy the Kid by Walter Noble Burns( )

61 editions published between 1926 and 2014 in English and held by 3,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author focuses on the Kid's life and experiences in the bloody war between the Murphy-Dolan and Tunstall-McSween gangs in and around Lincoln, New Mexico, between 1878 and 1881
The Robin Hood of El Dorado : the saga of Joaquin Murrieta, famous outlaw of California's age of gold by Walter Noble Burns( )

11 editions published between 1932 and 1999 in English and held by 2,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Murieta, Gold Rush era bandit in California. Much of his story became myth
Tombstone; an Iliad of the Southwest by Walter Noble Burns( Book )

24 editions published between 1927 and 1999 in English and held by 1,756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1927, this narrative defined the legend of Wyatt Earp, with the Earp clan representing law and order in the lawless, chaotic Old West, and the collision between civilization and frontier exploding in the bloody shootout at the OK Corral between the Earps and the Clanton-McLowery gang
American songs by Barbara Bonney( )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sallie Chisum remembers Billy the Kid by Barbara Bonney( Recording )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sallie Chisum remembers Billy the Kid : for voice and piano by André Previn( )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The one-way ride; the red trail of Chicago gangland from prohibition to Jake Lingle by Walter Noble Burns( Book )

13 editions published between 1928 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A year with a whaler by Walter Noble Burns( )

5 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author shipped as a greenhorn on an arctic whaling ship, and relates his adventures in the Bering and Chukchi seas, with notes on the processing of whale aboard ship. The ship was the 'Alexander' out of San Francisco. (AB 2535)
Billy the kid by Walter Noble Burns( Book )

5 editions published between 1926 and 1931 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of Billy the Kid by Walter Noble Burns( Book )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tombstone : an Iliad of the Southwest by Walter Noble Burns( Book )

2 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tombstone : an epic of the Southwest by Walter Noble Burns( Book )

2 editions published between 1928 and 1939 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los "gangsters" de Chicago : La senda roja de Chicago desde la prohibición alcohólica hasta Jake Lingle by Walter Noble Burns( )

3 editions published in 1972 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La conjura del crimen : los gángsters de Chicago : el rojo camino desde la veda alcohólica hasta Al Capone by Walter Noble Burns( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robin Hood of el Dorado( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A rousing and surprisingly thoughtful Hollywood Western hybrid unique in its time. Part biography, it's based on the real-life story of Mexican farmer Joaquin Murrieta, driven to banditry in Gold Rush-era California after encroaching American gold-seekers and desperadoes cause the deaths of is wife and brother."--Container
Viaje sin vuelta : La senda roja de Chicago desde la prohibición alcohólica hasta Jake Lingle by Walter Noble Burns( )

2 editions published in 1933 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tombstone. The toughest town of Arizona by Walter Noble Burns( Book )

3 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago sangriento : de la ley seca a al Capone by Walter Noble Burns( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American experience by King Vidor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fascinating look at the myth and the man behind it, who, in just a few short years transformed himself from a skinny orphan boy to the most feared man in the West and an enduring western icon
Tombstone by Walter Noble Burns( Book )

2 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Tombstone; an Iliad of the Southwest
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The Robin Hood of El Dorado : the saga of Joaquin Murrieta, famous outlaw of California's age of goldTombstone; an Iliad of the SouthwestLa conjura del crimen : los gángsters de Chicago : el rojo camino desde la veda alcohólica hasta Al Capone
Alternative Names
Noble Burns, Walter 1872-1932

Languages
English (149)

Spanish (11)