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Picture of BooksBackground of a Bandit – by Joan M. Beamis and William E. Pullen

A story of the ancestry of Jesse James.

 

Picture of BooksFaithful Unto Death – by John J. Koblas

The story of the ill-fated Northfield, Minnesota bank robbery.

 

Picture of BooksFrank and Jesse James – The Story Behind the Legend – by Ted Yeatman

A must read for anyone interested in the James-Younger Gang – Very well written and researched.

 

Picture of BooksGood Bye Jesse James

A collection of newspaper articles about the death of Jesse.

 

Picture of BooksGuerrillas & Other Curiosities – by Samuel A. Pence

A well written, interesting look into the lives of some of Quantrill’s men.

 

Picture of BooksI Knew Frank – I Wish I Had Known Jesse – by Samuel A. Pence

A wonderful collection of stories and pictures of the James family and their extended families.

 

Picture of BooksIn the Shadow of Jesse James – by Stella F. James

This is the story of her life as the daughter-in-law of Jesse James. Interesting family stories and pictures.

 

Picture of BooksJesse James My Father – by Jesse James Jr.

Jesse Jr. writes of his memories of his father and growing up as the son of a bandit.

 

Picture of BooksJesse James Prince of Outlaws – by Robert J. Wybrow

Extensively researched and well written collection of stories. An invaluable source of information for anyone interested in the James-Younger Gang

 

Picture of BooksJesse James Soul Liberty – by Eric James

A well-written biography of the family of Frank & Jesse James.

 

Picture of BooksJesse James Was his Name – by William A. Settle Jr.

First published in 1966, this book is a well researched and written account of the James-Younger Gang.

 

Picture of BooksLast Rebel of the Civil War – by T.J. Stiles

Extensively researched, the author incorporates politics, the Civil War and the James-Younger Gang.

 

Picture of BooksOutlaw Youngers, A Confederate Brotherhood – by Marley Brant

A well-written and extensively researched story of the Younger brothers.

 

Picture of BooksOutlaws, The Illustrated History of the James-Younger Gang – by Marley Brant

A well-written account of the James-Younger Gang with many interesting pictures.

 

Picture of BooksThe Rise and Fall of Jesse James – by Robertus Love

Written in 1926, cites many stories of the James boys and attemps to separate fact from legend.

 

Picture of BooksThe Trial of Frank James For Murder – published by George Miller Jr.

Originally published in 1898. An account of the proceedings of Frank James’ first trial.