The work details the struggle for law and order in Arizona from its earliest settlement until 1912 and follows the westward migration of gunfighters from Oklahoma, Texas, and elsewhere in the Southwest after the Civil War, with a focus on the development of southeastern Arizona, especially Tombstone; the Pleasant Valley War; the rise and fall of train robbers; the gunfight at the OK Corral; and the role of the Arizona Rangers in ending large-scale cattle rustling.
What does GUN stand for?
GUN stands for Gunfighters (gaming organization)
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We have 12 other meanings of GUN in our Acronym Attic
- Glasgow University Muslim Student Association
- Griffith University Muslim Students Association (Australia)
- Gulu University Medical Students' Association
- Gefechtsübung Mit Scharfer Munition (German: combat training with live ammunition)
- Gamersunitednetwork (pc-games website)
- Geeks United Northwest (online gaming community)
- General Union of the Nuba Mountains (aka General Union of Nuba; Sudanese political group)
- General Usage Network
- Great Unlimited Noises (record label; Germany)
- Guardian Units of Nation (Sonic Adventure 2, gaming)
- Genito-Urinary Nurses Association (UK)
- Georgia United Nations Assembly (simulation)
- GFDI, UKMET, NOGAPS, and GFS/AVN (hurricane forcasts)
- Goin Up North Coursing Club
- General Purpose Utility Non-Discontinuity Augmentation Maneuvering Weapon System (Gundam SEED Anime)
- General Unilateral Neuro-Link Dispersive Autonomic Maneuver System
- Generation Unrestricted Network Drive Assault Module (anime)
- Generation Unsubdued Nuclear Drive Assault Module (anime)
- Giant Unrealistic Nuclear Dams Armed Masterfully (anime)
Samples in periodicals archive:
From the laughter within the precinct to the horror of child murders and sexual predators, Hunsaker gives the reader a chance to get right up close to smell the stink of human depravity in "Gunfights & Gunfighters," a remarkable, irreverent, conscience-shocking, sexually explicit, profane, exceedingly violent and bloody, unauthorized history of the Phoenix Police Department at its best and its worst.
Deadly Dozen: Forgotten Gunfighters of the Old West" tells the story of a dozen lesser known Old western legends who deserve some recognition none the less.
Mendez's buddy Tom Troutman, alias Snake Dancer, lives in Banning and performs skits with the Mojave Muleskinners, Gunfighters for Hire and Lawdogs and Ladies.
Typically, gunfighters of the Old West did not meet at high noon in the street for a fair fight reminiscent of a Southern duel.
DeArment has done in Deadly Dozen: Twelve Forgotten Gunfighters Of The Old West is to present the lives and deeds of twelve gunman who were important in their day, but never had the enduring notoriety of their more famous colleagues, competitors, and contemporaries.
The images reference a Western movie, as depicted by two gunfighters, a horror movie featuring a mad physician, and news footage of a tornado, which is effective because of the modern day interest in storms.
Having captured their "Most Wonted Man," the San Antonio Gunfighters take o moment to pose with LTG James McCall during the chapter's PDS.