The Captured: A True Story of Abduction by Indians on the Texas Frontier

The Captured: A True Story of Abduction by Indians on the Texas Frontier

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by Scott Zesch
     
 

A true account of a "fate worse than death—the dramatic story of five boys abducted by Comanches and Apaches in the Texas Hill Country during the late 1860s—including the author's great uncle—set against a backdrop of intense political wrangling and bl See more details below

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A true account of a "fate worse than death—the dramatic story of five boys abducted by Comanches and Apaches in the Texas Hill Country during the late 1860s—including the author's great uncle—set against a backdrop of intense political wrangling and bl

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312317874
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
11/10/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
5.78(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.31(d)

Meet the Author


Scott Zesch grew up in Mason County, Texas and graduated from Texas A&M University and Harvard Law School. He is the author of a novel Alamo Heights and nonfiction book Captured: A True Story of Abduction by Indians on the Texas Frontier, and he is the winner of the Western History Association's Ray Allen Billington Award. He divides his time between New York City and a ranch in Art, Texas (population 3).

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