!!> BOOKS ✴ The United States Marshals of New Mexico and Arizona Territories, 1846-1912 ✪ Author Larry D. Ball – Anguillais.us

The United States Marshals of New Mexico and Arizona Territories, 1846-1912First Released In 1978 And Still The Best Account Of Territorial Law Enforcement, This Book Presents A Thoroughly Researched, Well Documented, And Entertaining History Of United States Marshals In New Mexico And Arizona During The Tumultuous Territorial Years Included In The Story Are Notable Lawmen Such As John Pratt, John E Sherman, And Creighton M Foraker And Gunfighters Like Billy The Kid, Doc Holliday, And The Earp Brothers With Detailed Accounts Of Many Other Lesser Known Lawmen And Criminals, Ball Gives A Well Rounded History Of The Mundane As Well As The Spectacular Incidents In The Lives Of These Lawmen During The Unstable Territorial Years.

!!> BOOKS ✴ The United States Marshals of New Mexico and Arizona Territories, 1846-1912 ✪ Author Larry D. Ball – Anguillais.us
  • Paperback
  • 325 pages
  • The United States Marshals of New Mexico and Arizona Territories, 1846-1912
  • Larry D. Ball
  • English
  • 13 March 2017
  • 9780826306173

    11 thoughts on “!!> BOOKS ✴ The United States Marshals of New Mexico and Arizona Territories, 1846-1912 ✪ Author Larry D. Ball – Anguillais.us


  1. says:

    This book provides a great focus on the way that US Marshalls helped shape the culture of law within the territories of New Mexico and Arizona It touches on the role of the Marshalcy and how it evolved into the position it held in the old west It is noted that the Marshalls served a very small percentage of the law focused mostly on the business of the federal court while the sheriffs had a bigger role in keeping the peace The Marshalls did their best to serve writs of the court, make sure the court had a place to meet and prosecute those who robbed stage coaches and other federal institutions The roll of posses evolved over time and in some cases included the military This book generally picks a period of a few years for either NM or AZ then does the next state for the same number of years If you have an inters tint he history of the west this is a perfect edition to any bookshelf o...


  2. says:

    challenging detail due to the author s depth of research, but the historical education of the structure of law and order in New Mexico and Arizona in the 19th century is well worth the effort.

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