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High noon in Lincoln: violence on the western frontier

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Publisher:
University of New Mexico Press,
Pub. Date:
c1987,
Language:
English
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Here is the most detailed and most engagingly narrated history to date of the legendary two-year facedown and shootout in Lincoln. Until now, New Mexico's late nineteenth-century Lincoln County War has served primarily as the backdrop for a succession of mythical renderings of Billy the Kid in American popular culture. "In research, writing, and interpretation, "High Noon in Lincoln is a superb book. It is one of the best books (maybe the best) ever written on a violent episode in the West."--Richard Maxwell Brown author of "Strain of Violence: Historical Studies of America Violence and Vigilantism "A masterful account of the actual facts of the gory Lincoln County War and the role of Billy the Kid. . . . Utley separates the truth from legend without detracting from the gripping suspense and human interest of the story."--Alvin M. Josephy, Jr.
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082630981
9780826312013
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Grouping Title high noon in lincoln violence on the western frontier
Grouping Author utley robert m
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-07 04:17:55AM
Last Indexed 2018-12-13 04:41:49AM

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subject_facet Lincoln County (N.M.) -- History, Violence -- New Mexico -- Lincoln County -- History -- 19th century
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