They Call Me Doc (Paperback)

The Story Behind the Legend of John Henry Holliday

By D. J. Herda

Lyons Press, 9780762760466, 188pp.

Publication Date: December 7, 2010



John Henry 'Doc' Holliday was a man of education and refinement who went west after contracting tuberculosis both hoping to find a cure in the prairie air and perhaps escaping his stolid homelife for the more adventurous frontier.

About the Author

D. J. Herda is the author of numerous books on a wide range of topics--including Outlaws of the American West--as well as several hundred thousand articles, syndicated columns, and short stories.