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Red River Desperadoes (Powell"s Army, No 6)

T. Duncan

Red River Desperadoes (Powell"s Army, No 6)

by T. Duncan

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Published by Zebra .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Westerns

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages1
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11418412M
    ISBN 100821725157
    ISBN 109780821725153
    OCLC/WorldCa19823861

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Red River Desperadoes - Kindle edition by Reasoner, James. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Red River Desperadoes/5(4).

I'd have to say that Red River (along with Lalita Tademy's first book Cane River) is historical fiction at it's finest. Tademy interweaves her own family history with fiction and well-researched facts in order to tell the story of what is commonly known in the post-Civil War Reconstruction history as the Colfax Riot of /5.

When Cane River was published inLalita Tademy established herself as the chronicler of her own family's life, since their arrival here as slaves in the s. Mixing family history, fiction, and fact made the story rich and Red River Desperadoes book enough that Cane River became an Oprah's Book Club®.

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