Winner of the 2008 Southwest Book Award and the 2007 Robert A. Calvert Book Prize
Ah, Salt! The essential for life! A source of greed and corruption! An opportunity for a community to defend itself!
Cool performs wonderfully delineating the "Warriors" of this distant and famed El Paso Salt War of 1877. Rather than some mindless drifting or power-play, the War is revealed as a raft power-players bent on wealth pitted against the long-established rights of the local Mexican-Americans to collect the element to live. Following a slow minuet during post-Civil War push and pull between former Union and Confederates, an
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It was a big deal, folks. And Paul Cool plays it out for you, one warrior at a time and mixes them together as he pulls information from diverse documents of the period.
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