By Emerson Hough

ISBN-10: 1374956171

ISBN-13: 9781374956179

ISBN-10: 1981136290

ISBN-13: 9781981136292

for far of the 19th century, the limits of the U.S. have been in flux. Frontier attorney became Western author Emerson Hough takes concerning one such border controversy within the novel 54-40 or struggle, an action-packed account of the crusade to wrest regulate of the Pacific Northwest from the British.

Emerson Hough (1857–1923) was once an American writer most sensible identified for writing western tales and historic novels. Hough was once born in Newton, Iowa on June 28, 1857. He used to be in Newton excessive School's first graduating classification of 3 in 1875. He graduated from the college of Iowa with a bachelor's measure in philosophy in 1880 and later studied legislation and was once admitted to the bar in 1882.

His first article, "Far From The Madding Crowd," was once released in wooded area and move in 1882. He moved to White Oaks, New Mexico, practiced legislations there, and wrote for the White Oaks newspaper Golden period for a 12 months and a part, returning to Iowa whilst his mom was once ailing. He later wrote tale of the Outlaw, A examine of the Western Desperado, which integrated profiles of Billy the child and Pat Garrett. Hough moved to New Mexico after Garrett shot Billy the child, and he turned a chum of Garrett.

He wrote for varied newspapers in Des Moines, Iowa, Sandusky, Ohio, Chicago, Illinois, St. Louis, Missouri, and Wichita, Kansas. In 1889 he acquired a place as western editor of woodland and circulate, modifying the "Chicago and the West" column. He was once employed through George poultry Grinnell, the landlord of box and flow, who based the Audubon Society in 1886 which, in addition to Theodore Roosevelt's Boone and Crockett membership, was once a pacesetter within the conservation movement.

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