Kane, Joseph 1894-1975
Most widely held works by Joseph Kane
Dakota ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1945 and 2002 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Brawling western saga with John Wayne battling land grabbers in the Dakota territory.
King of the cowboys ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Roy infiltrates a band of saboteurs operating as a travelling tent show to discover their leader.
The old corral ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Sheriff Autry tries to protect blues singer Eleanor Spenser, who is on the run after witnessing a murder back East. Gangster Mike Scarlotti offers a reward for her capture in order to silence her testimony against him, and crooked saloon owner Martin Simms befriends the singer in hopes of earning the bounty money.
Jesse James at bay ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Jesse James commits a series of train robberies to help settlers fight a railroad magnate. Roy Rogers plays dual roles.
Flame of Barbary Coast ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1945 and 2003 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Duke, a good-hearted rancher from Montana, finds himself competing with a slick casino owner when he falls in love with the beautiful singer who works at the gambling establishment.
The Arizona Kid ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
While Roy and Gabby are visiting friends in Missouri, the Civil War breaks out. A local gang, Val McBride and his Rebel Raiders, are killing, looting, and creating a bad reputation for the Conferate Army, and Roy and Gabby set out to stop them.
Bad man of Deadwood ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Roy plays a marksman in a traveling medicine man show. When the show gets to Deadwood he discovers that a crooked bunch of power-hungry businessmen are trying to take over all the local businesses.
Days of Jesse James ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1939 and 2007 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
In Days of Jesse James: Roy proves that Jesse James, didn't rob the Northfield Bank after all. Could the real villains be the bank's officials? In King of the cowboys: Roy infiltrates a band of saboteurs operating as a travelling tent show to discover their leader. In Roll on Texas moon: Roy intercedes and prevents a cattlemen/sheepmen war.
Boots and saddles ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Gene and his horse Champion enter a horserace in order to help save a ranch owned by an English lord and his daughter.
Oh Susanna ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Gene must try to clear his good name when he is mistaken for someone else.
Young Bill Hickok ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
During the Civil War, a European agent plans to seize western territory and control of California's wealth by forcing the state to break away from the union. Roy Rogers is a relay station attendant who gains the name of "Wild Bill" by overpowering some of the raiders.
Rough riders round-up ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1939 and 2007 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
At the end of the Spanish-American war, three Rough Riders become patrolmen on the Mexican border. When a notorious outlaw guns one of them down in a saloon brawl, the other two track the killer to a gold smuggling operation.
King of the Pecos ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
A young lawyer (John Wayne) returns to the Texas land where his parents were murdered to avenge their death and challenge the ruthless cattle baron who caused their death.
The phantom empire ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Gene Autry battles the Thunder Riders, ray guns and robots of the underground city of Murania.
Under western stars ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Newly elected Congressman Roy Rogers attempts to bring attention to his constituents' farms that are being decimated by the Dust Bowl. Now that a water company has built a dam and is charging the farmers exorbitant rates for water, Roy must convince a group of important Senators to help him and the farmers.
Sons of the pioneers ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1942 and 2003 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Roy is called back to his hometown by Sheriff Gabby Hayes to help rid the town of a gang of desperados that is burning down ranches and poisoning cattle.
Sheriff of Tombstone ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
A greedy troup of "reputable" town folk have hired the deadly "Shotgun Cassidy" to be their new sheriff, allowing them to continue their evil ways. When Roy rides into town he is mistaken for Cassidy and becomes the new sheriff instead.
Springtime in the Rockies ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
A young lady inherits the ranch that Gene Autry manages. When she arrives for a visit, she decides to buy sheep for the ranch, but in cattle country it doesn't go down well with the neighboring ranchers. It's up to Gene to get things straightened out.
Undersea kingdom ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
In Undersea kingdom, Crash Corrigan, a recent graduate of Annapolis, and Diana, a go-getting reporter join Professor Norton to battle robots and warriors on the lost continent of Atlantis.
The Cowboy and the señorita ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1944 and 2007 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Dale Evans' first movie with Roy has her playing Isobel Martinez. Her cousin has left her a gold mine and Roy and Williams help foil an attempt to seize it.
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Kane, Joe, 1894-1975
Kane, Joseph Inman 1894-1975