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Synonyms for gunfight

a fight involving shooting small arms with the intent to kill or frighten

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The Gunfighter preserves the tightness of plot that endeared Homer's epics to Aristotle, as the Aristotelian unities of time, place, and action remain intact.
Fox bellies up to the bar and asks for ice water), and inevitably, the drink of choice for real gunfighters is whiskey.
Reading Richard Slotkin's Gunfighter Nation and Jane Tompkins' West of Everything reminded me of a line Lindsey Buckingham sang years ago, on his album Law and Order.
His stories are complex and rich with unusual aspects such as a gunfighter who doesn't use guns.
Historian DeArment profiles 12 almost-forgotten Old West gunfighters who were notorious during the period between the 1850s and the 1920s, including the only known Jewish gunfighter.
Typically, gunfighters of the Old West did not meet at high noon in the street for a fair fight reminiscent of a Southern duel.
From interactions between lawmen, vigilante committees, and wealthy ranch owners, to famous gunfighters and law enforcers alike, American Frontier Lawmen 1850-1930 engagingly documents some of the most vivid of personalities, adding color drawings by Richard Hook for stronger impact.
Open, says, ``I looked in some of the top players eyes, and I realized these guys are gunfighters.
Events include the main Harley Davidson show, Line Dancing, Gunfighters Shoot-out and Harley Highland Games.
Both authors have written numerous other books on Wild West gunfighters.
These are wonderfully written stories of range wars, posse pursuits, and gunfighters with a conscience.
Deprived of his father during a family overland trek to California, and enmeshed in a blood feud engulfing post-Reconstruction Texas, Ringo earned his reputation as one of the deadliest gunfighters alive.
WITH PHOTO -- Internationally Famous Ghost Town Gunfighters Led by the Apache Kid Perform in Wild West Days
Firearms charges against the Magnificent Seven Scots gunfighters have been dropped.
TLC & WinStar Productions Present an Exciting Series Chronicling the Lives of Gunfighters Bat Masterson, Elfego Baca, The Dalton Gang,