Counterfeit Prince of Old Texas, The: Swindling Slaver by Lora-Marie Bernard

By Lora-Marie Bernard

After Monroe Edwards died in Sing Sing criminal in 1847, penny dreadfuls memorialized him because the such a lot celebrated American forger until eventually the flip of the century. With a weird and wonderful biography too advanced for simple historical past, his severe contributions to Texas payment, revolution and annexation have been inextricably mired in his actions as a slave smuggler and self belief guy. writer Lora-Marie Bernard unravels the incredible tale of 1 of the main infamous legal adventurers ever to set foot at the soil of the Lone famous person State.

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