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On The Border With Crook

by John G. Bourke

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages522
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10571681M
    ISBN 100548269246
    ISBN 109780548269244

    On the border with Crook by Bourke, John Gregory, at - the best online ebook storage. Download and read online for free On the border with Crook by Bourke, John Gregory, /5(4). John Gregory Bourke served General George Crook for 15 years and was his right-hand man. This work is an account of his time with the legendary US Army officer in the post-Civil War West. On the Border with Crook is a written recollection of Crook’s campaigns during the American Indian Wars. Bourke makes the American frontier come alive with.

    Army officer and ethnologist, Bourke () was aide to Brig. Gen. George Crook during the Apache campaigns in Arizona. Written following Crook’s unexpected death in , On the Border with Crook is a compelling vindication of his former commander, from whom Bourke had become estranged, as well as an observant, often witty, and supremely literate description of the . Read the full-text online edition of On the Border with Crook (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, On the Border with Crook. On the Border with Crook. By John Gregory Bourke. No cover image. On the Border with Crook. By John Gregory .

      Such musings are echoed by a line in the middle book of the excellent Border Trilogy. In the scenes in which young Billy Parham heads south on horseback, with a bound and wounded wolf in tow. "On the Border with Crook" by John G. Bourke is one of those unique first person accounts of historical events that we think we know about, but not really. As a Captain in the Army in the s and Bourke was with General George Crook during a /5().


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Bourke provides unparalleled detail of the southwest landscape, impressions on the forts and communities in Arizona Territory, and the hardships of frontier service, in addition to exciting and brutally honest accounts of combat.4/5(1). On the Border with Crook has long been regarded as one of the finest firsthand accounts of frontier army life.

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On the Border with Crook Nineteenth century American literature on microfiche. Series C: The Trans-Mississippi west Issue of Travels in the West and Southwest Western Americana Volume of Western Americana Western Americana, frontier history of the trans-Mississippi West, Author: John Gregory Bourke: Edition: 2: Publisher5/5(2).

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More than simply an account of General Crook, Bourke writes with unparalleled detail of the landscape of the Southwest, impressions on the forts and communities in Arizona Territory, and the hardships of frontier service, in addition to. On the Border with Crook has long been regarded as one of the best firsthand accounts of frontier army life.

More than simply an account of General Crook, Bourke writes with unparalleled detail of the landscape of the Southwest, impressions on the forts and communities in Arizona Territory, and the hardships of frontier service, in addition to Released on: Febru   About the Book.

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On the Border with Crook is essential reading for anyone interested in not only Crook’s military campaigns of the American Indian wars but also anyone wishing to find out how settlers and communities survived and prospered through adversity. “Bourke was a meticulous observer as well as a superb and engrossingly interesting writer/5().

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