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Barcode30053003324087
StatusIn Process - Materials
LocationParis-Bourbon
Call No972.08 GUIN
TitleWar on the border : Villa, Pershing, the Texas Rangers, and an American invasion / Jeff Guinn.
AuthorGuinn, Jeff, author.
CollectionOn Order Book
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In Process - MaterialsParis-Bourbon30053003324087972.08 GUIN6/7/2021 In Process - Materials

Catalog Details

Personal Name Guinn, Jeff, author.
Title Statement War on the border : Villa, Pershing, the Texas Rangers, and an American invasion / Jeff Guinn.
Edition Statement First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice c2021
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice New York : Simon & Schuster, 2021.
Physical Description 350 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Content Type text txt rdacontent
Media Type unmediated n rdamedia
Carrier Type volume rdacarrier
Bibliography, Etc. Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-330) and index.
Formatted Contents Note Columbus, New Mexico, March 8-9,1916 -- Mexico and America -- Border fences and revolution -- The American puppeteer -- "I do not know what to make of Mexico." -- Film crews and the refugees nobody wanted -- Veracruz -- Carranza and Villa collide -- The Plan de San Diego -- The Texas Rangers and their bandit war -- Wilson chooses Carranza -- Santa Ysabel and the El Paso riots -- Columbus -- The raid -- "The most serious situation" -- Elusive prey -- "Responsibility for the consequences" -- Carrizal -- The return of Villa -- Withdrawal -- Germany makes its move -- The Rangers go too far -- Showdown at Nogales -- Villa's last attack -- Afterward
Summary, Etc. "From bestselling author Jeff Guinn, the dramatic story of how U.S.-Mexico border tensions erupted into open warfare in 1916, as a U.S. military expedition crossed the border to try to capture Mexican guerrilla Pancho Villa -- a military incursion whose effects still haunt the border region to this day"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject-Personal Name Pershing, John J. 1860-1948. (John Joseph),
Subject-Personal Name Villa, Pancho, 1878-1923.
Subject United States. Army History Punitive Expedition into Mexico, 1916.
Subject Texas Rangers History 20th century.
Subject Added Entry - Geographical Term Mexico History Revolution, 1910-1920.
Subject Added Entry - Geographical Term Mexican-American Border Region History 20th century.

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