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By Patrick Dearen


In the past due Eighteen Eighties, the Pecos River sector of Texas and southern New Mexico used to be often called "the cowboy's paradise." And the cowboys who labored in and round the river have been often called "the so much professional cowboys within the world." A Cowboy of the Pecos vividly reveals tells the tale of the Pecos cowboy from the 1st Goodnight-Loving livestock force to the Twenties. those meticulously researched and wonderful tales supply a glimpse right into a forgotten and but mythologized period. comprises archival photos.

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