The Trial of Jesse James, Jr. ~ The Son of an Outlaw Stands Accused ~ New Book about the Son of Jesse James

About the Book:
     The killing of the outlaw Jesse James did little or nothing to put an end to train robberies in the state of Missouri. After a daring train robbery just outside of Kansas City in 1898 the usual suspects were suspected, and this time the name Jesse James, Jr., was thrown into the mix. 
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Characters in the True Story:
     Jesse James, Jr.:
Son of the notorious bandit Jesse James, who grew up working hard to support his widowed mother and fatherless sister; he finds himself arrested and facing trial for a daring train robbery.

     Frank James: Once an outlaw with a price tag of $20,000 on his head, Frank James was at this point acquitted of all crimes, and a respected citizen of St. Louis.  He drops everything to stay by his nephew's side throughout the trial. 
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The Trial of Jesse James, Jr. Available at Amazon.com
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Includes a four-chapter excerpt from the book, "Jesse James, My Father,"
written by Jesse James, Jr.

 

Find out what happened after
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

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