Praise for KINGS OF TEXAS qKings of Texas is a fresh and very welcome history of the great King Ranch. It's concise but thorough, crisply written, meticulous, and very readable. It should find a wide audience.q -Larry McMurtry, author of Sin Killer and the Pulitzer Prize--winning Lonesome Dove qThis book is about the King Ranch, but it is about much more than that. A compelling chronicle of war, peace, love, betrayal, birth, and death in the region where the Texas-Mexico border blurs in the haze of the Wild Horse Desert, it is also an intriguing detective story with links to the present-and a first-rate read.q -H.W. Brands, author of The Age of Gold and the bestselling Pulitzer Prize finalist The First American(Texas Ranger Rip Ford said her name was anearly sufficient to break an ordinary sheriffa#39;s jaw to call. ... trading in stock, driving stock for payaacting as guide to travelersaand an influential man among his class of rancheros on account ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||Kings of Texas|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2010-12-22|