BILL SHUEY. Montana Cattle Queen – The Phoebe Anderson Story. Amazon. Paperback, eBook, 266 pages, $23, $8.99, amazon.com

Phoebe Anderson was born dirt poor in rural Missouri and moved to Kansas with her father and brother to find a better life, only to see them slaughtered during the Lawrence, Kansas, Quantrill raid. Armed with a hatred of the bushwhackers who killed her family and the ability to shoot the eyes out of a squirrel at 100 yards, she dresses as a boy and joins the Union Army as a sharpshooter.