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Singing Cowboys cowboys, in American history.

1 Tory marauders, adherents to the British cause in the American Revolution, who fought in the contested area of Westchester co., N.Y.
 

Douglas B. Green

Gibbs Smith Publisher

P.O. Box 667, Layton, UT 84041

1586858084 $39.95 www.gibbs-smith.com

An audio cd of music packs added punch to the review of Western cowboy cowboy

Horseman skilled at handling cattle in the U.S. West. From c. 1820, cowboys were employed in small numbers on Texas ranches, where they had learned the skills of the vaquero (Spanish: “cowboy”).
 music's development and colorful characters in SINGING COWBOYS, which charts a bygone by·gone  
adj.
Gone by; past: bygone days.

n.
One, especially a grievance, that is past: Let bygones be bygones.
 era when cowboys sang, yodeled, and were active members of the real West. From the singing cowboy movie fad to the evolution of the cowboy from ranch hand to musician, the lives of some sixty 'singing cowboys' are presented in a blend of biographical bi·o·graph·i·cal   also bi·o·graph·ic
adj.
1. Containing, consisting of, or relating to the facts or events in a person's life.

2. Of or relating to biography as a literary form.
 sketches, photos, and music. An outstanding, colorful history, SINGING COWBOYS will interest even readers who have only a casual affection for the genre, and deserves a spot in any general or music-specific library.
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