The Resource The general and the jaguar : Pershing's hunt for Pancho Villa : a true story of revolution and revenge, Eileen Welsome, (electronic resource)

The general and the jaguar : Pershing's hunt for Pancho Villa : a true story of revolution and revenge, Eileen Welsome, (electronic resource)

Label
The general and the jaguar : Pershing's hunt for Pancho Villa : a true story of revolution and revenge
Title
The general and the jaguar
Title remainder
Pershing's hunt for Pancho Villa : a true story of revolution and revenge
Statement of responsibility
Eileen Welsome
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A detailed account of the 1916 raid of the tiny town of Columbus, New Mexico, by a band of Mexican marauders led by Pancho Villa and the American response led by General John Pershing, who commanded an expedition into Mexico to track down Villa and his men
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Welsome, Eileen
Dewey number
972.08/16
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F1234
LC item number
.W375 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pershing, John J.
  • Villa, Pancho
  • Pershing, John J
  • United States
  • Grenze
  • Vergeltung (Motiv)
  • Mexican-American Border Region
  • Mexico
  • Columbus (N.M.)
  • Mexiko
Label
The general and the jaguar : Pershing's hunt for Pancho Villa : a true story of revolution and revenge, Eileen Welsome, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=0FFDCB4B-7C52-4EA1-B244-58F01DC601B6
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [387]-393) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A microbe challenges an elephant -- A diverting brute -- Veracruz -- Downhill -- Tell President Wilson to save you -- Only one chance to die -- Rumors, warnings, and telegrams -- Villa is coming tonight, for sure -- The fiddler plays -- Very unnatural deaths -- To the end of the furrow -- Sunburn, frostbite, and blisters -- Pershing's indigestion -- No one to seek for -- Gasoline baths and confessions -- Jerked to Jesus -- A ripe pear -- A terrible blunder -- Whore dust and a rabid dog -- An old colonel -- A reborn town -- Victims or bandits? -- Death comes for the horsemen
Control code
o812195352
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 403 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316151030
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o812195352
  • (Sirsi) o812195352
  • (OCoLC)812195352
Label
The general and the jaguar : Pershing's hunt for Pancho Villa : a true story of revolution and revenge, Eileen Welsome, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=0FFDCB4B-7C52-4EA1-B244-58F01DC601B6
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [387]-393) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A microbe challenges an elephant -- A diverting brute -- Veracruz -- Downhill -- Tell President Wilson to save you -- Only one chance to die -- Rumors, warnings, and telegrams -- Villa is coming tonight, for sure -- The fiddler plays -- Very unnatural deaths -- To the end of the furrow -- Sunburn, frostbite, and blisters -- Pershing's indigestion -- No one to seek for -- Gasoline baths and confessions -- Jerked to Jesus -- A ripe pear -- A terrible blunder -- Whore dust and a rabid dog -- An old colonel -- A reborn town -- Victims or bandits? -- Death comes for the horsemen
Control code
o812195352
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 403 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316151030
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o812195352
  • (Sirsi) o812195352
  • (OCoLC)812195352

Library Locations

  • Administrative HeadquartersBorrow it
    15616 E 24 Highway, Independence, MO, 64055, US
    39.11165 -94.39162
  • Antioch BranchBorrow it
    6060 N. Chestnut Ave., Gladstone, MO, 64119 , US
    39.20389 -94.54657
  • Blue Ridge BranchBorrow it
    9253 Blue Ridge Blvd., Kansas City, MO, 64138 , US
    38.95633 -94.50441
  • Blue Springs North BranchBorrow it
    850 NW Hunter Drive, Blue Springs, MO, 64015, US
    39.050175 -94.273137
  • Blue Springs South BranchBorrow it
    2220 S. 7 Hwy., Blue Springs, MO, 64014, US
    38.99708 -94.27243
  • Boardwalk BranchBorrow it
    8656 N. Ambassador Drive, Kansas City, MO, 64154 , US
    39.25022 -94.65048
  • Buckner BranchBorrow it
    19 E. Jefferson St., Buckner, MO, 64016 , US
    39.13505 -94.19764
  • Camden Point BranchBorrow it
    401 Hardesty St., Camden Point, MO, 64018 , US
    39.4539877 -94.7435047
  • Claycomo BranchBorrow it
    309 NE 69 Hwy., Claycomo, MO, 64119 , US
    39.19939 -94.49869
  • Colbern Road BranchBorrow it
    1000 NE Colbern Road, Lee's Summit, MO, 64086 , US
    38.94685 -94.357025
  • Dearborn BranchBorrow it
    206 Maple Leaf Ave., Dearborn, MO, 64439, US
    39.52162 -94.77132
  • Edgerton BranchBorrow it
    404 Frank St., Edgerton, MO, 64444 , US
    39.505424 -94.632397
  • Excelsior Springs BranchBorrow it
    1460 Kearney Road, Excelsior Springs, MO, 64024 , US
    39.340407 -94.244355
  • Grain Valley BranchBorrow it
    110 Front St., Grain Valley, MO, 64029 , US
    39.015291 -94.199017
  • Grandview BranchBorrow it
    12930 Booth Lane, Grandview, MO, 64030 , US
    38.889325 -94.521551
  • Hillcrest Community Center (Library-To-Go)Borrow it
    10401 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO, 64134, US
    38.935556 -94.520384
  • Kearney BranchBorrow it
    100 S. Platte-Clay Way, Kearney, MO, 64060, US
    39.371212 -94.368181
  • Lee's Summit BranchBorrow it
    150 NW Oldham Pkwy., Lee's Summit, MO, 64081 , US
    38.915628 -94.400799
  • Liberty BranchBorrow it
    1000 Kent St., Liberty, MO, 64068 , US
    39.234827 -94.433348
  • Lone Jack BranchBorrow it
    211 N. Bynum Road, Lone Jack, MO, 64070, US
    38.872371 -94.172528
  • Marlborough Community Center (Library-to-Go)Borrow it
    8200 Paseo Blvd, Kansas City, MO, 64131, US
    38.9789396 -94.5672338
  • Midwest Genealogy CenterBorrow it
    3440 S. Lee's Summit Road, Independence, MO, 64055, US
    39.055851 -94.391098
  • North Independence BranchBorrow it
    317 W. 24 Hwy., Independence, MO, 64050 , US
    39.100794 -94.418828
  • North Oak BranchBorrow it
    8700 N. Oak Street Tfwy., Kansas City, MO, 64155 , US
    39.251581 -94.576666
  • Oak Grove BranchBorrow it
    2320 S. Broadway St., Oak Grove, MO, 64075, US
    38.99155 -94.13043
  • Parkville BranchBorrow it
    8815 Tom Watson Pkwy., Parkville, MO, 64152 , US
    39.2099 -94.68334
  • Platte City BranchBorrow it
    2702 N.W. Prairie View Road, Platte City, MO, 64079, US
    39.348257 -94.758381
  • Platte County Resouce Center (Library-To-Go)Borrow it
    11724 NW Plaza Circle, Kansas City, MO, 64153, US
    39.305988 -94.685134
  • Raytown BranchBorrow it
    6131 Raytown Road, Raytown, MO, 64133, US
    39.010894 -94.462706
  • Red Bridge BranchBorrow it
    11140 Locust St., Kansas City, MO, 64131, US
    38.92449 -94.58647
  • Riverside BranchBorrow it
    2700 N.W. Vivion Road, Riverside, MO, 64150, US
    39.178749 -94.612022
  • Smithville BranchBorrow it
    120 Richardson St., Smithville, MO, 64089, US
    39.373305 -94.582329
  • South Independence BranchBorrow it
    13700 E. 35th St., Independence, MO, 64055 , US
    39.05803 -94.41822
  • Weston BranchBorrow it
    18204 Library Drive, Weston, MO, 64098 , US
    39.421434 -94.895691
  • Woodneath Library CenterBorrow it
    8900 NE Flintlock Road, Kansas City, MO, 64157, US
    39.253636 -94.467911
Processing Feedback ...