Cowhand

The Story of a Working Cowboy
  • 232 Pages
  • 1.30 MB
  • 1427 Downloads
  • English
by
Texas a & M Univ Pr
Biography: general, Texas, Biography/Autobiography, United States - State & Local - General, Alford, Ed.,, Alford, Ed, Biography, 1901-, Cowboys, Ranch
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8218032M
ISBN 100890960402
ISBN 139780890960400

Fred Gipson's vivid, earthy book about this cowhand, now in paperback, tells what the job is really like, the hardships, the hell-raising, and the sheer monotony of daily Alford became a cowboy because he didn't think picking cotton was any way for a man to make a by: 1.

Fred Gipson's vivid, earthy book about this cowhand, now in paperback, tells what the Although he never chased a rustler or rescued a pretty girl and probably couldn't even hire on as an extra in a B-grade western, Ed Alford (or "Fat") has worked cattle most of his life/5.

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A cowboy or cowgirl. cow•hand (ˈkaʊˌhænd) n. a person employed on a cattle ranch; cowboy or cowgirl. [–90, Amer.] ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Switch to new thesaurus Noun 1.

cowhand - a hired hand who tends cattle and performs other duties on horseback cowboy, cowherd, cowman, cowpoke. "I'm an Old Cowhand (From the Rio Grande)" is a comic song written by Johnny Mercer for the film Rhythm on the Range and sung by its star, Bing Crosby.

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Breakfast was fantastic, the pool is beautiful, and the farm and ranch are interesting to view%(15). A cowboy is an animal herder who tends cattle on ranches in North America, traditionally on horseback, and often performs a multitude of other ranch-related historic American cowboy of the late 19th century arose from the vaquero traditions of northern Mexico and became a figure of special significance and legend.

A subtype, called a wrangler, specifically tends the horses used to. More About Cowhand: The True Story of a Working Cowboy. I think that this is a great book because 1.

i think it would be fun to be a cow hand and its something i might want to do in my free time 2. We kinda share the same life, we both herd cattle but he hauls them on horseback and i do it in a truck and trailer. "The story of a working cowboy" as told by a West Texas cowhand, Fat Alford, disposes of legendary misconceptions but has the robust realities of a home on the range and a life in the : Fred Gipson.

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I'm an old cowhand from the Rio Grande, but my legs ain't bowed and my cheeks ain't tanned. From the Book: The Great American Lyricist / 18 Fabulous Songs By Johnny Mercer5/5(1). ""I'm An Old Cowhand (from the Rio Grande)" with Personnel/at (year) More Performances of "I'm An Old Cowhand (from the Rio Grande)" DVD, book and similar product covers are used courtesy of either or iTunes/LinkShare with which maintains an affiliate status.

All such images are linked to the source from which. Grab your cowboy hat and saddle up! This captivating book introduces fluent readers to a day in the life of a cowhand. Featuring Time For Kids© content, this hi-lo book appeals to older students who need high-interest/lower readability higher-level text features and complex language and sentence structures, third grade students will be intrigued as they learn all the.

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