Sunday, April 17, 2016


Colonel Red Reeder, The Mackenzie Raid, Ballantine, 1955


C E said...

Lots of Border Wars in the folk lore of El Paso as I grew up --
I never grew up!

Don Coffin said...

And who was Col. Red Reeder? Well, google is my friend: (I love the 6 demerits in his first 2 hours as a cadet at West Point)
And his books:

This book is apparently non-fiction, btw.

Unknown said...

He sounds like quite a guy!

Anonymous said...

For a good bio of Mackenzie, try Bad Hand: A Biography of General Ranald S. Mackenzie, by Charles M. Robinson III.