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Author Hurst, James W.

Title Pancho Villa and Black Jack Pershing : the Punitive Expedition in Mexico / James W. Hurst.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2008.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    972.0816 HUR    On Holdshelf
Description xxi, 198 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]-187) and index.
Contents Dénouement, defeat, and the march to Columbus -- Francisco's folly : the attack on Columbus, New Mexico -- American reaction to Villa's raid -- The intelligence section and an assassination plot -- Scraps, fights, and skirmishes -- The fight at Carrizal -- Entering the doldrums : idleness, frustration, and withdrawal -- Wings and wheels : reconnaissance, observation, and transportation -- Logistics and the base of supply -- Myth, legend, and reality.
Subject Pershing, John J. (John Joseph), 1860-1948.
Villa, Pancho, 1878-1923.
United States. Army -- History -- Punitive Expedition into Mexico, 1916.
Mexican-American Border Region -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780313350047 (alk. paper)
0313350043 (alk. paper)

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