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Notorious Jefferson County: Frontier Murder & Mayhem (Murder & Mayhem)
by Carol Turner
Before the Colorado Territory, this land was Jefferson Territory. Made up mostly of ranching and farming communities, early Jefferson County was the kind of place where only the stouthearted and downright crazy could survive. And with any settlement comes violence. It's true that Hollywood has embellished the history of the Wild West, but that doesn't mean it wasn't truly ...more
Paperback, 126 pages
Published September 27th 2010 by History Press (SC)
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I picked this up at Costco on a shopping spree (as if Costco is anything but a spree, but I digress). I initially was interested in reading about a murder that took place on North Table Mountain. I run up there on occasion and get the chills at an intersection of two of the road/trails they have on top. I talked with my wife about this after she ran up there the first time and she was really spooked as well. She felt as if there was someone around, but she was all alone. So I was disappointed to ...more