The Indian Wars: 5 Great Books About General George Crook

Since you all know I love history and writing historical fiction, I thought I’d share some lists of my favorite books by topic that I used when writing THE TENAFLY ROAD SERIES. I hope research geeks will use these posts as a good place to start on the subjects I will feature and that readers…

On the Border with Crook

General Crook sporting the eco-hipster beard Contrary to recent popular education there actually are some heroic figures in the history of the United States who did their best to treat Indians decently. General George Crook comes to mind. Unlike the “journalist” Helen Hunt Jackson who tended to idealize the first people to roam in search…