Thursday, February 12, 2015

The Villista Prisoners of 1916-17 by James W Hurst

Author Name    Hurst, James W. 

Title   The Villista Prisoners of 1916-17

Binding   Soft cover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Type   Book

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Las Cruces, NM, U.S.A. Barbed Wire Publishing 2000

ISBN Number    188132544X / 9781881325444 

Seller ID   008039

Trade paperback. Yucca Tree Press, 2000, first printing. In near fine condition, errata notes included. Columbus, New Mexico, is a very small town on the border of Mexico. Pancho Villa raided them on March 9, 1916. This is about the men who attacked Columbus - and were recruited by gunpoint and told to fight or be shot. They were captured by Black Jack Pershing. Who were they? What was their purpose? Were they guilty? Was justice done?

Price = 20.00 USD

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