Explores the Wicked Old West through its saloons, drinks, card games and loose women.
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Sherry Monahan is the President of Western Writers of America (2014-2016), and holds memberships in the James Beard Foundation, Women Writing the West, the Author's Guild, National Genealogical Society, and the Association of Professional Genealogists. She has her own column in and is a contributing editor for True West magazine. Other publications include The Cowboy's Cookbook, Frontier Fare, California Vines, Wines and Pioneers, Mrs. Earp: Wives and Lovers of the Earp Brothers. The Wicked West, Tombstone's Treasures, Taste of Tombstone, and Pikes Peak: Adventurers, Communities and Lifestyles. She resides in North Carolina. She has also appeared on the History Channel, FoxNews, and the American Heroes Channel. She won a Wrangler Award for her appearance on Cowboys and Outlaws:Wyatt Earp in 2010.Review:
Ms. Monahan shows us the glitz and grits of old-time Tombstone. What a book! What a read! (True West Magazine) --True West Magazine
Literary voyeurs will love this one. It features everything from whiskey to whores, faro to fisticuffs, and hedonism to homicide. This was the Old West of the late 1800s, untouched and untamed, as told through memoirs and eyewitness recollections of the men and women who lived the era. Although the 176 pages of scandal, sex, sin and saloons discuss events that took place more than a century ago, The Wicked West: Boozers, Cruisers, Gamblers, and More offers enough detail to paint a vivid picture. You can almost hear your own spurs clank as you enter one of these rowdy saloons and become part of this history. --Tucson Weekly
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