Author:Adams, Alexander B


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Geronimo: A Biography

By: Adams, Alexander B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: G. P. Putnam’s Sons: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2301634

ISBN: 0399103376

Condition: Near Fine

First edition. Jacket spine lightly toned, front jacket flap price-clipped. 1971 Hard Cover. 381 pp. Illustrated endpapers. In the Apaches’ final campaign, Geronimo led 19 warriors against 5,000 U.S. troops. No Apaches were killed, and the U.S. suffered heavy casualties. For the Apaches could travel seventy miles a day on foot, lay a deadly ambush in country so open a white man could not find a hiding place, and elude pursuit by scattering in every direction, only to reassemble as soon as the force was gone. Probably the greatest foot soldiers ever known, they held the U.S. Army at bay ... View more info