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By Dan L. Thrapp

Apacheria ran from the Colorado to the Rio Grande and past, from the good canyons of the North for 1000 miles into Mexico. the following, the place the elusive, phantomlike Apache bands roamed, lifestyles was once as harsh, merciless, and pitiless because the kingdom itself. The conquest of Apacheria is an epic of heroism, combined with chicanery, false impression, and tragedy, on either sides.

The author’s account of this significant section of Western American heritage comprises the Walapais battle, an eyewitness record at the dying of the gallant lieutenant Howard B. Cushing, the well-known Camp furnish bloodbath, normal Crook’s offensive in Apacheria and his problems with basic Miles, and the ambitious Apache leaders, together with Cochise, Delshay, immense Rump, Chunz, Chan-deisi, Victorio, and Geronimo.

 

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