WorldCat Identities

Cord, Barry 1913-1983

Overview
Works: 61 works in 314 publications in 2 languages and 8,041 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Western stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3505.O6646, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barry Cord
Trail boss from Texas by Barry Cord( Book )

19 editions published between 1948 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 461 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
The third rider by Barry Cord( Book )

16 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and held by 460 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
Shadow valley by Barry Cord( Book )

17 editions published between 1951 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 414 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 )

15 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. It was his father's ambition taht Bob Jennison would someday take over from him, but humiliated in front of the woman he loved and hated by his father for his rebelilousness, Bob had no choice but to leave town. But this was at a time when the Slade brothers had raided the Big Y. The brothers had a reputation that few men challenged. They were the law
The coffin fillers by Barry Cord( Book )

13 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and held by 392 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
Gallows ghost by Barry Cord( Book )

12 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 382 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
The guns of Hammer by Barry Cord( Book )

10 editions published between 1956 and 2000 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trail to sundown by Barry Cord( Book )

16 editions published between 1953 and 2006 in English and held by 363 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 )

12 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 316 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, hard. Pete Galahad, he called himself. They tried to bully him-- at first. Then they became 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 291 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
Desert knights by Barry Cord( Book )

10 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kip rode into Antelope Valley, sure that the Valley held the truth of his brother's disappearance
The long wire by Barry Cord( Book )

6 editions published between 1968 and 2002 in English and held by 281 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
The masked gun by Barry Cord( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dodge City by Barry Cord( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 263 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 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color illustration on cover of a cowboy leading his horse across a stream
Two graves for a gunman by Barry Cord( Book )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in English and held by 246 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 230 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
Mesquite Johnny by Barry Cord( Book )

8 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Delaney was a loner and a maverick with few friends. He was also someone you did't mess with. He was handy with his fists and his gun. An exciting western drama with a host of colorful characters
Last stage to Gomorrah by Barry Cord( Book )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All he had to do was go to Gomorrah, boom town, and recover a quarter of a million dollars stolen from a stage coach!!
 
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The third rider
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The third riderShadow valleyThe gunsmoke trailThe coffin fillersGallows ghostThe guns of HammerTrail to sundownThe deadly amigos