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The Journal of San Diego History
SAN DIEGO HISTORICAL SOCIETY QUARTERLY
Fall 1978, Volume 24, Number 4
Thomas L. Scharf, Managing Editor

Book Notes

Douglas H. Strong, Book Review Editor

The Authentic Wild West: The Outlaws. By James D. Horan. New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1977. Illustrated, notes, bibliography, index. 312 pages. $12.50.

In this entertaining and lively volume, James Moran attempts to provide a reliable picture of the famous outlaws of the West, including the James-Younger gang, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, and others. The author includes extensive quotations from important sources. The book is well illustrated with historic photographs.