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"Chamberlain argues that the focus on Billy the Kid has discouraged broader interpretations of the Lincoln County War; she provides a woman's perspective of the historic event and places Susan McSween's life and legacy into the larger context of New Mexico history and of women's experiences in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century Southwest"--Provided by publisher.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
A plain and modest beginning A ten-year vanishing act The McSweens seek their el dorado Malice in the land of enchantment Throwing down the gauntlet The Lincoln County War The big killing Beyond the Lincoln County War New Mexico's cattle queen Retelling the stories Out of the shadow: a legacy.