Mike Cox

The Texas Rangers: Wearing the Cinco Peso, 1821-1900

"Cox breathes new life into the legendary Texas Rangers in this lively, enlightening history of one of the oldest, most esteemed law-enforcement agencies in America." Booklist, American Library Association

"A whopper of a history giving equal credit to the Rangers's legendary gallantry and the accompanying brutality." Kirkus Reviews

"A welcome addition to Texas history. I enjoyed it thoroughly." Best-selling author Stephen Coonts.

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This book is the second volume of the author's comprehensive history of the Texas Rangers, one of the world's most famous law enforcement organizations.
American Western History
The first of a two-volume, quarter million-word popular history of the Texas Rangers, the book explores the legend and reality of this world famous law enforcement organization.
Nineteen true stories vividly recreate Texas' most catastrophic events.
Collections of legendary Texas Ranger stories, from new takes on famous tales to previously untold yarns.
History of the Texas Rangers in ten action-packed stories based on true incidents. For young readers.
Bibliography/ Reference
Annotated reference and modern guide to assembling a library of the best contemporary Texas books.