WorldCat Identities

Cord, Barry 1913-1983

Overview
Works: 68 works in 318 publications in 2 languages and 7,826 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Western stories  History  Boxing stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3505.O6646, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barry Cord
The third rider by Barry Cord( Book )

16 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five years after leaving his family's ranch, Mel Rawlins returns to find that the ranch is no longer prospering, his father has been murdered, his two brothers have disappeared, and his sister is now married to a lawman with a warrant for Mel's arrest
Trail boss from Texas by Barry Cord( Book )

18 editions published between 1948 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trail boss Larry Brennan finds more than he bargained for in Timberlake. Hired to deliver six hundred head of cattle to rancher Jeff Halliday, Brennan finds Halliday clubbed to death and Halliday's nephew the prime suspect. Caught in the crossfire between ranchers and unscrupulous land barons, Brennan must try to save the Halliday ranch
Shadow valley by Barry Cord( Book )

17 editions published between 1951 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cole Barrett didn't expect a hero's welcome in Texas for he had fought on the Union side, but the cold enmity of his sister Martha was a shock. Then his father, old and broken, whispered "You're tough inside, Cole-tougher than the rest of us. I know you'll fight." Fight he did, for the Barretts were hemmed in by haughty Spanish landowners on one side and the crooked Gillis gang on the other. Cole knew he'd have to fight every step of the way to drive his cattle to market
The gunsmoke trail by Barry Cord( Book )

16 editions published between 1951 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smoky Jennison was the hard-riding boss of the Big Y. He was also one of the richest men in Arizona - which made him a target
The coffin fillers by Barry Cord( Book )

13 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The town of Apache Wells is primed for trouble. Sheriff Caulkins is nervous and there's no telling what might happen in that place any more. Long Jim and Windy Harris come to Apache Wells, they're salesmen on the surface - but underneath there's a great deal more than meets the eye. Another salesman, Professor Eccleston, is in town with his caged tiger and is trying to sell his magic elixir, Tigro. There are dangerous characters in these parts and Zachary Stack the undertaker could have a lot of business coming his way
The guns of Hammer by Barry Cord( Book )

13 editions published between 1956 and 2000 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gallows ghost by Barry Cord( Book )

12 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lone rider came out of the dark outlaw hideout in the Tenejos Hills. That rider called himself by the name of a man who'd been sentenced to die on the gallows twenty years before. Now he was seeking vengeance and his target was Marshal Colby Jackson--the son of the man who'd placed the rope around the rider's neck
Trail to sundown by Barry Cord( Book )

14 editions published between 1953 and 2006 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even bad men occasionally ride with dreams, and Jerry Lanigan's dream had been to come back to the town of Sundown to claim Gay Houseman as his bride. Jerry had to be tough: his father had died when he was a youngster, and he had been shipped out to work for an old man. Now he was further hardened by the news that the girl he had come for hadn't waited for him. But Jerry was needed in Sundown
The deadly amigos by Barry Cord( Book )

11 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Amigos, a group of Mexican revolutionaries, was being used as a front for Cass Borman's slick rustling operation. Borman's gang was made up of the worst killers on either side of the border. But into this group came someone new. He was young, lean, and hard. Pete Galahad, he called himself. They tried to bully him ... at first. Then they became a little afraid of him. There was something of the smell of death about him
Cain Basin by Barry Cord( Book )

6 editions published between 1954 and 2002 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his wife Mary took their child and went off with another man, Steve became bitter and vengeful ... he sold his ranch and set off to kill the man who had stolen his wife
The long wire by Barry Cord( Book )

6 editions published between 1968 and 2002 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim and Bill Davis were proud of their part in building the long wire - the new telegraph line. Then Bill is found murdered
Desert knights by Barry Cord( Book )

10 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color illustration on front cover of a cowboy chasing another cowboy, both holding guns
The masked gun by Barry Cord( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dodge City by Barry Cord( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Luke Ryatt arrived in Dodge in answer to Ned Coster's summons, he found his old friend dead. It simply wasn't like Ned to commit suicide. Then Ryatt learned there was a lot of money missing-money Colonel Morgan and his boys said was theirs, money the townspeole also sought
Gun Junction by Barry Cord( Book )

11 editions published between 1964 and 2003 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color illustration on cover of a cowboy leading his horse across a stream
The gun-shy kid by Barry Cord( Book )

10 editions published between 1959 and 2003 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kip rode into Antelope Valley, sure that the Valley held the truth of his brother's disappearance
Two graves for a gunman by Barry Cord( Book )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texas Jack came into the trail camp to steal himself a fresh horse, but Will Ambers, the trail boss, caught him in the act. He thought he recognized Jack-- but then who was buried in Captain Ross's honored grave? Ambers must face the rising hostility of a Texas town that still cherished the memory of their greatest war hero ... and didn't want their guiltiest secret brought to light
The running iron samaritans by Barry Cord( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wandering cowmen Long Jim and Windy take on work for troubled cripple Lincoln Fervans and his wife at the V Bar Ranch. Lincoln had received a warning note and he needs help to fight against being driven off his spread. Long Jim and Windy become involved in the mystery of "Miguel" who had left his name on the note. The men must soon draw on every reserve they have to track down a killer-to save their lives and those of the people at the ranch
Sheriff of Big Hat by Barry Cord( Book )

8 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Doc, Jackson, and the Kid, a trio of gunslingers known as the Unholy Three, are hired to come to Del Rio to buck Yaegar, the boss of the Diamond Cross spread whose hands are hired gun. But the Kid has a history there and enemies that want his trail to end"
Last chance at Devil's Canyon by Barry Cord( Book )

9 editions published between 1959 and 1999 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The third rider
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Trail boss from TexasShadow valleyThe gunsmoke trailThe coffin fillersThe guns of HammerGallows ghostTrail to sundownThe deadly amigos