Devil's Backbone: The Modoc War, 1872-3 (The Plainsmen, Book 5) (The Plainsmen Series)

By: Johnston, Terry C.

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Devil's Backbone

Terry C. Johnston

The Modoc Indians and American officials had been flirting with war in the Oregon Territory for some time. When Modoc chief Keintpoos murdered a Civil War hero during negotiations, the U.S. Army launched a deadly offensive against the rebel tribe. Besieged in the natural stronghold of the Lava Beds near Tule Lake, the Modocs waged bloody war for seven long months.
Sergeant Seamus Donegan, on the trail of his uncle, Ian O'Rourke, arrived at Tule Lake just as the conflict erupted. Soon Donegan and the brooding O'Rourke found themselves embroiled in what would be the costliest war in frontier history...

Title: Devil's Backbone: The Modoc War, 1872-3 (The Plainsmen, Book 5) (The Plainsmen Series)

Author Name: Johnston, Terry C.

Categories: War & Military,

Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks: 1991-08-15

ISBN Number: 0312925743

ISBN Number 13: 9780312925741

Binding: Mass Market Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Type: Mass Market Paperback

Seller ID: 023507

Description: Different cover art than shown. Wraps with rubbing and creasing along edges and spine. Interior with all pages sound with no markings . No markings to any text pages.