The Apache Wars: The Hunt for Geronimo, the Apache Kid, and the Captive Boy Who Started the Longest War in American History

  • 499 pages
  • English
  • Hardcover
The Apache Wars: The Hunt for Geronimo, the Apache Kid, and the Captive Boy Who Started the Longest War in American History

← Free online novels ← By Paul Andrew Hutton ❱ Paul Hutton is one the great scholars of Western Americana, but he s also a natural born storyteller, with a rare gift for locating the deep ironies that suffuse history Hutton has brought this sere landscapeand this classic clash of the borderlandsto pungent life on the page.Hampton Sides, author of Blood and Thunder and In the Kingdom of Ice A fast paced, well written page turner Hutton gives an excellent account of individuals, both Native American and White, who contested for control of the Southwest in the 19th Century R David Edmunds, Watson Professor of American History, University of Texas at Dallas Hutton captures the intensity and drama of the history of both sides in this vibrant segment of western history Robert M Utley, author of Geronimo and The Lance and the Shield After reading this masterfully researched and written book I thanked my lucky stars for Paul Hutton It took an author and historian of his caliber to at long last deliver the definitive explanation of the longest war in the nation s history The wait was worth it By using the legendary Apache scout and manhunter Mickey Free as a vehicle to tell the story, Hutton cuts through layers of myth exposing one of the most exciting and pivotal episodes in the annals of the American West Michael Wallis, author of The Wild West 365 DaysHumane, insightful, and vivid, The Apache Warsimmerses readers in the rugged landscape of Apacheria, the meeting ground and battlefield of nations In telling the gripping story of the Apaches long fight against Mexico and the United States, Hutton proves once again why he is a great writer as well as a great historian.T.J Stiles, Pulitzer prize winning author of Custer s Trials A Life on the Frontier of a New America A sprawling, fascinating tale of conflict in the late 19th century American southwestHutton moves beyond standard descriptions of battles between Apache warriors and American troops though there are plenty of those to paint a larger, detailed picture of Southwestern life Hutton provides an unexpected twist that keeps the story fresh until the end Publishers WeeklyHis prose is equal to the vastness of his landscape and the clash of so many era defining personalitiesMr Hutton is also terrier like in his persistence in tracking and deconstructing every significant skirmish in the conflict, and there are plenty of them In terms of colorful characters, there is an embarrassment of richesWhere The Apache Wars really shines is in the richness of its details, well researched and deeply understood Wall Street JournalThe accounts of armed conflict are stirringly told and often read like a Western thriller T horoughly researched Kirkus ReviewsAn outstanding, comprehensive overview of the Apache Wars of Arizona and New MexicoThis recounting of the Southwestern battles for Apacheria will be valued by general readers and researchers alike for its colorful personalities and strong representation of the cultural context of historical events Library Journal A major work of history on a much neglected subject The Apache Wars is an epic tale filled with Homeric scenes and unforgettable characters It s a quintessential American story that too few Americans know Chicago TribuneA comprehensive narrative, as encompassing as the American West itself Denver PostSharply and unflinchingly explores the many years of bloody, thunderous conflicts between soldiers based in camps and forts and elusive Apaches in New Mexico and Arizona Albuquerque Journal From the Hardcover edition.Jonathan Yen was inspired by the Golden Age of Radio, and while the gold was gone by the time he got there, he s carried that inspiration through to commercial work, voice acting, and stage productions From vintage Howard Fast science fiction to naturalist Paul Rosolie s true adventures in the , Jonathan loves to tell a good story. 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