First Edition. hardcover. Frontis. 390pp. 8vo, cloth, d.w. Univ. of NM Pr., 1957.
"One of the best histories of Lincoln County and its troubles, as well as of the life of Billy the Kid. It has many citations to newspapers and court records, and is well annotated. It is most trustworthy." Adams, Six-Guns 1216. vg.