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The The Incredible Yanqui: The Career of Lee Christmas
     

The The Incredible Yanqui: The Career of Lee Christmas

by Hermann B. Deutsch
 

A military legend from Louisiana. A failed politician working for a railroad company, Lee Christmas gained his military skill from instinct rather than training. He possessed physical courage, fearlessness, and an undisputed amount of self confidence. Whether Christmas was saving himself from execution with a sly insult to his enemies, escaping government spies in

Overview

A military legend from Louisiana. A failed politician working for a railroad company, Lee Christmas gained his military skill from instinct rather than training. He possessed physical courage, fearlessness, and an undisputed amount of self confidence. Whether Christmas was saving himself from execution with a sly insult to his enemies, escaping government spies in a brothel, or bluffing his enemies into submission, he had a reputation that bordered on legend.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781455615766
Publisher:
Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/17/2012
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Hermann B. Deutsch (1889-1970) was a New Orleans journalist and author born in the town of Brüx, Austria-Hungary, now called Most, Czech Republic. He wrote for the New Orleans States-Item for more than four decades and for publications such as the Saturday Evening Post, Cosmopolitan, Esquire, Collier's Weekly, and the Literary Digest. Deutsch's books include Pelican's The Incredible Yanqui: The Career of Lee Christmas. He frequently wrote about Louisiana, with a focus on New Orleans and its cuisine.

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