Wild Tulare County: Outlaws, Rogues & Rebels by Terry L. Ommen

By Terry L. Ommen

within the 1800s, Tulare County, California, used to be a hotbed of determined characters whose lethal gunplay and murderous dispositions left a path of our bodies around the zone. even if the important Valley now makes its identify in agriculture, Tulare County was a bastion of the Wild West with a lineup of hardened criminals that has scarcely been equaled within the annals of crime. teach bandits, coldblooded murderers and callous outlaws armed with shotguns and butcher knives plagued Visalia, Porterville and different sleepy important California cities. sign up for historian and retired Visalia Police captain Terry Ommen as he relates the transgressions of Tulare County's roughest characters, together with exciting stories of the pistol-packing Mason-Henry Gang, a dangerous duel among politically divided reporters and vigilante justice exacted by way of indignant mobs.

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