Legendary Lawman: The Story of Quick Draw Jelly Bryce #ad - As an oklahoma state game ranger, bryce was the man responsible for creating the FBI’s first firearms training program, and FBI Agent for over 30 years, developing their concealed holster and their fast-draw techniques, Oklahoma City Police Detective, and personally training hundreds of their agents.
Largely unknown except in a few law enforcement circles, Jelly Bryce was at the forefront of the conflict during America’s gangster era.
Texas Ranger: The Epic Life of Frank Hamer, the Man Who Killed Bonnie and ClydeA Thomas Dunne Book for St. Martin's Griffin #ad - Now, historian john boessenecker sets out to restore Hamer’s good name and prove that he was, in Texas Ranger, in fact, a classic American hero. Here is a grand adventure story, told with grace and authority by a master historian of American law enforcement. Johnson. Written by one of the most acclaimed historians of the Old West, Texas Ranger is the first biography to tell the full story of this near-mythic lawman.
When at last his career came to an end, it was only when he ran up against another legendary Texan: Lyndon B. From the horseback days of the old west through the gangster days of the 1930s, Hamer stood on the frontlines of some of the most important and exciting periods in American history. Frank hamer can rest easy as readers will finally learn the truth behind his amazing career, spanning the end of the Wild West through the bloody days of the gangsters.
Texas Ranger: The Epic Life of Frank Hamer, the Man Who Killed Bonnie and Clyde #ad - Paul andrew hutton, author of the apache warsto most Americans, Frank Hamer is known only as the “villain” of the 1967 film Bonnie and Clyde. John boessenecker now restores this incredible Ranger to his proper place alongside such fabled lawmen as Wyatt Earp and Eliot Ness. He participated in the bandit war of 1915, and ran down gangsters, survived the climactic gunfight in the last blood feud of the Old West, protected African Americans from lynch mobs and the Ku Klux Klan, battled the Mexican Revolution’s spillover across the border, bootleggers, and Communists.
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Jelly Bryce: FBI OdysseySaber Press #ad - In part two we follow detective Delf Bryce as he leaves the Oklahoma City Police Department to become a member of J. St martins. To do his job and keep himself alive, he would need to rely on both his legendary gunfighting skills as well as what author John Steinbeck referred to as the final weapon--his quick, analytical brain.
Inspired by historical events. In addition to the threat posed by the Axis powers in Europe and Asia was the specter of the Red Menace--the Communist movement--at home. Edgar hoover s Federal Bureau of Investigation. America at that time was in a restless, uneasy state. 2016 global ebook award honorable mention for Contemporary Historical Literature Fiction!FBI Odyssey is the second riveting read in Mike Conti's Jelly Bryce trilogy.
Jelly Bryce: FBI Odyssey #ad - Many americans, head of the country's fast-growing secret intelligence service, including Hoover, believed the Communists presented a clear and present danger to the United States and its way of life. Initially recruited into the fbi by none other than Hoover himself to battle the well-known gangsters of the era, Jelly soon found himself embroiled in missions with international implications.
The devastating great Depression had not yet ended and the world stood on the brink of total war.
Jelly Bryce: The Man in the MirrorSaber Press 9780996530293 #ad - 2017 global ebook award silver medal for contemporary historical literature fiction!the third and final installment of the JELLY BRYCE Trilogy, The Man in the Mirror follows FBI Special Agent Delf Jelly Bryce through the tumultuous war years from 1941 until his death in 1974. Many things changed for jelly during this time period, as both he and the country he loved matured while dealing with threats both from within and without.
This is a story of true courage, amazing physical ability, and personal honor tempered by the inner struggles of a man driven to do the right thing in a world in which that path is not always clear. Inspired by historical events. St martins.
Jelly Bryce: The Legend BeginsSaber Press #ad - Growing up in the wilds of mountain view, oklahoma during the first part of the Twentieth Century, rifle, young Delf mastered the pistol, and shotgun, successfully using them to win competitions as well as take home game from the plains and mountains surrounding his home. While on his way to enroll in college, Delf was sidetracked by a simple wooden sign posted along the road advertising a local police shooting competition.
His decision that day to turn off the main road and test his skill against some of Oklahoma's finest marksmen would lead him down a completely different path--one littered with dangerous criminals, dedicated lawmen, and fierce violence. Inspired by historical events, jelly bryce: the legend BEGINS will introduce you to one of the most compelling characters in the annals of American law enforcement history.
Jelly Bryce: The Legend Begins #ad - St martins. The jelly bryce story comes to television!"jelly bryce: the perfect shot" docudrama premiers wednesday, march 23, the remarkable true story of delf "Jelly" Bryce will be brought to life for millions of viewers on the new AHC series, 2016 at 10/9c on the American Heroes Channel! Check it out!For the first time, AMERICAN LAWMEN.
Mike conti, author of "jelly bryce: the legend Begins" and "Jelly Bryce: FBI Odyssey" was interviewed and will appear on this show. Please check it out and spread the word! jellybryce. Com from his earliest days, Delf 'Jelly' Bryce had an almost mystical affinity for all things firearms.
I'm Frank Hamer: The Life of a Texas Peace OfficerState House Press #ad - I'm Frank Hamer: The Life of a Texas Peace Officer #ad - Best known as the texas ranger captain who tracked down and killed Bonnie and Clyde, Frank Hamer was designated by Walter Prescott Webb as “one of the three most fearless men in Western history. This reprint of the 1968 edition gives the complete details of the Barrow-Parker rampage and is the only authentic account of the events leading to their deaths.
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Guns, Bullets, and Gunfights: Lessons and Tales from a Modern-Day GunfighterIndependently published #ad - Find out what cirillo has to say about how to handle the stress of a gunfight, how to aim a handgun in the heat of combat, which types of bullets offer the best stopping power, the most vital single element to develop in training to survive a gun battle, the qualities of a good gunfighter, plus hair-raising and humorous tales of life in one of the most elite units in law enforcement history.
If you want to know what it really takes to prevail in a gunfight, you must go to a person who’s been in them. He went on to become one of the most sought-after combat shooting instructors in the country. This book is packed with practical information that can come only from someone who has experienced the fear and intensity of an actual shootout.
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Lone Wolf Gonzaullas, Texas RangerUniversity of Oklahoma Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Following his retirement in 1951, Gonzaullas developed a career as a Hollywood technical adviser. Illustrated with many photographs of Gonzaullas, and his weaponry, his associates, this edition also includes a new introduction by Texas Ranger historian Harold J. I went into lots of fights by myself, and I came out by myself, too!" said Captain Manuel T.
In this lively biography, brownson malsch describes Gonzaullas’s career, first as a major in the Mexican Army and then as an agent of the U. S. Lone wolf" gonzaullas of the Texas Rangers. Weiss, Jr. Although trained as an "old-style" texas Ranger, Gonzaullas was an early advocate of scientific crime-detection methods and was instrumental in setting up the state’s first modern crime-detection facility.
Lone Wolf Gonzaullas, Texas Ranger #ad - . St martins. Treasury department, before he joined the Rangers in 1920 His many cases included the santa claus bank robbery in Cisco, the race riots in Beaumont, the famous courtroom burning and lynching in Sherman, and the Phantom Killer episode near Texarkana.
Strategies and Standards for Defensive Handgun TrainingIndependently published #ad - Strategies and Standards for Defensive Handgun Training #ad - St martins. What percentage of carry permit holders attend training beyond the state minimum? what are the barriers keeping people from attending firearms training that isn't mandatory? What are realistic standards for minimum defensive handgun competency? What are the best drills to practice? How can you compare the difficulty level of one drill to another? Written by two trainers with decades of experience, this book explores those questions and others related to defensive pistol training.
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One Ranger: A Memoir Bridwell Texas History SeriesUniversity of Texas Press #ad - He investigated the 1988 shootings in Big Bend's Colorado Canyon and tried to understand the motives of the Mexican teenagers who terrorized three river rafters and killed one. St martins. Legend says that one ranger is all it takes to put down lawlessness and restore the peace—one riot, one Ranger. He even helped train Afghan mujahedin warriors to fight the Soviet Union.
Jackson's tenure in the texas rangers began when older Rangers still believed that law need not get in the way of maintaining order, and concluded as younger Rangers were turning to computer technology to help solve crimes. And yet, jackson's story confirms the legends, too. Though he insists, "I am only one Ranger.
Nick nolte modeled his character in the movie Extreme Prejudice on him. It's a story that's as interesting as any of the legends. Used book in Good Condition. With just over a hundred texas rangers to cover a state with 267, any one may become the one Ranger who, like Joaquin Jackson in Zavala County in 1972, 399 square miles, stops one riot.
One Ranger: A Memoir Bridwell Texas History Series #ad - Allee Sr. Defying all stereotypes, he was the one ranger who ensured a fair election—and an overwhelming win for La Raza Unida party candidates—in Zavala County in 1972. There was only one story that belonged to me, " his story is part of the larger story of the Texas Rangers becoming a modern law enforcement agency that serves all the people of the state.
Texas Ranger: The Epic Life of Frank Hamer, the Man Who Killed Bonnie and ClydeThomas Dunne Books #ad - Johnson. Written by one of the most acclaimed historians of the Old West, Texas Ranger is the first biography to tell the full story of this near-mythic lawman. Frank hamer can rest easy as readers will finally learn the truth behind his amazing career, spanning the end of the Wild West through the bloody days of the gangsters.
Paul andrew hutton, author of the apache warsto most Americans, Frank Hamer is known only as the “villain” of the 1967 film Bonnie and Clyde. St martins. John boessenecker now restores this incredible Ranger to his proper place alongside such fabled lawmen as Wyatt Earp and Eliot Ness. Used book in Good Condition.
Now, in texas ranger, in fact, historian John Boessenecker sets out to restore Hamer’s good name and prove that he was, a classic American hero. From the horseback days of the old west through the gangster days of the 1930s, Hamer stood on the front lines of some of the most important and exciting periods in American history.
Texas Ranger: The Epic Life of Frank Hamer, the Man Who Killed Bonnie and Clyde #ad - Thomas Dunne Books. Here is a grand adventure story, told with grace and authority by a master historian of American law enforcement. He participated in the bandit war of 1915, survived the climactic gunfight in the last blood feud of the Old West, and ran down gangsters, protected African Americans from lynch mobs and the Ku Klux Klan, battled the Mexican Revolution’s spillover across the border, bootleggers, and Communists.
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