The Chisholm Trail
Author: Wayne Gard
The Chisholm Trail Book by Wayne Gard. Learn about life on the trail in the years following 1867. The Chisholm Trail book explores the stampedes, hazardous river crossings, treacherous weather conditions, and brushes with Native American marauders. This book takes you on the adventures of hilarious saloons, gambling parlors and dance halls from Kansas to Texas.
The author, Wayne Gard, interviewed surviving trail drivers and visited communities along the trail in search of public documentation, archives, newspaper clippings and artifacts. Wayne details the recollection of the courage of cattle owners and their cowboys, sharing their heroism in America’s westward history.