Crackles with murder, intrigue, and the clash of desperate men struggling for possession of a grasslands empire. . . . [This] history will not likely ever be equaledcertainly never surpassed.
Arizona and the West
This long-awaited book represents a lifetime of research by a meticulous historian . . . lively, well-documented, and most readable.
Pacific Historical Review
[Fulton] followed Billy the Kid and the story of the Lincoln County War relentlessly and intelligently. . . . [His book is] a superb achievement, reflecting great credit on both Fulton and the editor of the manuscript.
New Mexico Historical Review