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Supported by strong ratings and a rich history, The Real Deadwood provides background and historical accuracy for the figures depicted on the hit HBO series, and takes a broader look at the times that spawned them. Covering law and order, politics, journalism, and early medicine, and examining some "historical guest stars" who may play a factor in future Deadwood episodes (Teddy Roosevelt was an acquaintance of series protagonist Seth Bullock and made several visits to the lawless town; Bullock turned away Wyatt Earp when he offered his services as a lawman)-The Real Deadwood will allow readers to traverse the unpaved streets of an outlaw town without ever getting their boots dirty.

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A fascinating and accessible loot at the true history behind the people and places that populate HBO's popular hit series "Deadwood"

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sharrona, February 5, 2013 (view all comments by sharrona)
This book was so poorly edited that it was almost painful to read. Many interesting anecdotes were clumsily tied in to a TV series called "Deadwood" (which I'd never heard of until I read this book).
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Product Details

ISBN:
9781596090316
Author:
Ames, John
Publisher:
Chamberlain Brothers
Author:
King, Gilbert
Author:
Ames, John Edwards
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
United States - 19th Century/Old West
Subject:
Frontier and pioneer life
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Deadwood (S.D.)
Subject:
Deadwood (S.D.) - History - 19th century
Subject:
US History-19th Century
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Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
20040831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 8
Language:
English
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
7.94x5.58x.60 in. .44 lbs.
Age Level:
from 14

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