Gunfight Near the O.K. Corral
Edited by John Richard Stephens
Fern Canyon Press, Cambria Pines by the Sea, CA, 2000, booklet.
First edition has perfect binding. The second edition is stapled.
explains the causes of the shootout and what
happened during the fight and the bloody vendetta
that followed. Much of this story is in Wyatt's
own historic words. It also includes a detailed
analysis of the gunfight with shot-by-shot
diagrams and maps.
of this material is scattered throughout Wyatt
Earp Speaks, this booklet pulls together the
most important information and puts it in
chronological order to provide a better
understanding of what the most famous gunfight
in Western history was all about.
This is an
easy-to-understand explanation of what really led
to the shootout, what happened during the fight,
the aftermath of the fight--including the bloody
vendetta--and how circumstances were distorted to
make the Earps and Doc Holliday look like they
were the criminals. There is also an analysis of
the gunfight with shot-by-shot diagrams.
the gunfight actually began in Harwood's
lumberyard and why it couldn't have taken place in
the O.K. Corral, as some still claim today. Also
find out why it's important that the fight didn't
take place in the corral and how it was a
stagecoach robbery, murder, and treachery that put
the two groups on the collision course that ended
in the deaths of eight men.
informative and enlightening examination of a
significant event in a fascinating period of