From the Back CoverMeet the most Notorious Nebraskans Who Ever LivedFrom Americas first serial killer to an Omaha chief who had a deadly means of dealing with enemies, the Cornhusker State has been populated by characters larger than life and as dangerous as death. Take Sam Bass, the notorious outlaw who gained near-legendary status after his violent death, with cowboy ballads, frontier celebrations, and shoot-outs. Or James Doc Middleton Riley, who earned an unsavory reputation and unbridled admiration for the number of horses he stole in two years. Thats not to mention Frank The Omaha Sniper Carter, thought at times to be manic or a drug-crazed addictbut who simply sought the spotlight.All this and more is yours for the reading in Outlaw Tales of Nebraska, which introduces twelve of the most dramatic events, and the most daring and despicable desperados, in the history of the Midwest. is there an app to read books for free Outlaw Tales of Nebraska: True Stories Of The Cornhusker State's Most Infamous Crooks, Culprits, And Cutthroats
6 of 6 people found the following review helpful. wonderful storiesBy ML BeckerI was quite surprised to find out that some of the "better" known outlaws actually had ties to Nebraska. Highly recommend this history of Nebraska.