Colonel Greene and the Copper Skyrocket: The Spectacular Rise and Fall of William Cornell Greene: Copper King, Cattle Baron, and Promoter Ex by C. L. SonnichsenColonel Greene and the Copper Skyrocket: The Spectacular Rise and Fall of William Cornell Greene: Copper King, Cattle Baron, and Promoter Ex by C. L. Sonnichsen

Colonel Greene and the Copper Skyrocket: The Spectacular Rise and Fall of William Cornell Greene…

byC. L. Sonnichsen

Paperback | October 18, 2016

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Winner of the National Cowboy Hall of Fame's Western Heritage Wrangler Award for Outstanding Western Biography

Winner of the Western Writers of America's Spur Award for Best Western Non-Fiction Book


"A solid account of a southwestern 'character' who has flitted in and out of frontier and economic history."-American Historical Review

"A creditable work on a fascinating individual. In delightful writing style [Sonnichsen] has reconstructed Greene's life, explaining the ambitions as well as the frailties of this extraordinary entrepreneur."-History

"A rewarding study of the later days of mining."-Arizona and the West
C. L. Sonnichsen (Ph.D., Harvard) has been investigating and writing about his major interests-the history, literature, and folklore of the Southwest-since his arrival in the area in 1931 to teach English at what has since become the University of Texas at El Paso. His published works of Southwestern history and fiction include Cowboys...
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Title:Colonel Greene and the Copper Skyrocket: The Spectacular Rise and Fall of William Cornell Greene…Format:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.9 inPublished:October 18, 2016Publisher:University of Arizona PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0816534829

ISBN - 13:9780816534821

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