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By Patrick Dearen


In the overdue Eighteen Eighties, the Pecos River area of Texas and southern New Mexico was once referred to as "the cowboy's paradise." And the cowboys who labored in and round the river have been often called "the so much specialist cowboys within the world." A Cowboy of the Pecos vividly reveals tells the tale of the Pecos cowboy from the 1st Goodnight-Loving farm animals force to the Nineteen Twenties. those meticulously researched and enjoyable tales provide a glimpse right into a forgotten and but mythologized period. comprises archival photos.

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