Glorieta, NM Usa, The Rio Grande Press Inc.: 1969
Brown hard cover with red lettering. Cover is slightly rubbed/edge worn. Else is overall still very good. Lithographed reprint of the original 1881 edition. Account of the almost 500 men who walked 2000 miles from Council Bluffs, Iowa to San Diego in the winter of 1846 to particpate in the war.
; After a lapse of thirty-six years from the time of the enlistment of the Mormon Battalion, no apology is required for publishing its history. Had its publication been undertaken at an earlier date, it might have been accomplished more satisfactorily to all concerned, as many important and inte... View More...