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The Diaries of John Gregory Bourke, Volume 5 - a book by Robinson, Charles M.

The Diaries of John Gregory Bourke, Volume 5

May 23, 1881-August 26 1881

The Diaries of John Gregory Bourke, Volume 5( )
Author: Robinson, Charles M.
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:University of North Texas Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $55.00
Book Description:

John Gregory Bourke kept a monumental set of diaries beginning as a young cavalry lieutenant in Arizona in 1872, and ending the evening before his death in 1896. As aide-de-camp to Brigadier General George Crook, he had an insider's view of the early Apache campaigns, the Great Sioux War, the Cheyenne Outbreak, and the Geronimo War. Bourke's writings reveal much about military life on the western frontier, but he also was a noted ethnologist, writing extensive descriptions of...
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Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Military
History / Native American
Biography & Autobiography / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Book Weight:1.75 Pounds
Author Biography
Robinson, Charles M. (Author)
Charles M. Robinson III is a native of Texas & a graduate of St. Edward's University, in Austin. He is the author of several books, including "The Biography of Ronald S. Mackenzie", which won the Texas Historical Commission's T. R. Fehgrenbach's Book Award in 1993. He lives in San Benito, Texas, with his wife.


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