The Last Posse A Jailbreak a Manhunt and the End of Hang 'Em High Justice (E–pub Free) Ö Gale E. Christianson

The thrilling true story of three convicts who escaped from the Nebraska State Pen in the middle of a blizzard back in 1912 It all ended the only way it could have in blood A decent account of the shootout and escape of three conv. For in blood A decent account of the shootout and escape of three conv. For iving west of the Mississippi in 1912 the biggest news that fateful year was not the sinking of the Titanic Nor was it Pancho Villa's brazen raid into New Mexico and the killing of several US citizens Instead it was a violent escape from the Nebraska state penitentiary planned and carried out by a trio of notorious robbers and safe blowers In the early spring of 1912 two black prisoners undertake. ,
Icts in Nebraska that resulted in the death of three prison guards including the warden and the manhunt that followed The book also covers the killing of a deputy warden by a black inmate just before the escape Maybe you have to be. An escape from the Nebraska state penitentiary but fail after an informant betrays them When the deputy warden is stabbed and killed throwing the prison into chaos three white convicts carry out their own prison break With guns of unknown provenance Charles Morley John Dowd and Charles Taylor shoot their way out of Lancaster Prison killing the warden and wounding his brother in the process hunted by three brother in the process Hunted by three The Last Posse A Jailbreak a Manhunt and the End of Hang 'Em High Justice

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A Nebraskan to enjoy this book but it s a good read The descriptions of Lincoln and the surrounding countryside are enjoyable people could take a train from Lincoln out to the state pen to visit their oved ones for train from Lincoln out to the state *pen to visit their oved ones for After Undred awmen across the Nebraska plains through a blinding *to visit their oved ones for After Undred awmen across the Nebraska plains through a blinding the outlaws invade homes demanding food horses and silk handkerchiefs and kidnap a young farmer to the horror of his pregnant teenage bride What happens next who gets shot and who gets hanged are both tragic and Thrilling And Set The and set the for a modern American jurisprudence and prison reform ending forever the era of hang 'em high justice. ,