Choctaw Kisses, Bullets & Blood, Trimble, Vance H. Published by Market Tech Books / Poets of America Press, Wilmington, DE, 2007. First Edition. Signed by Vance Trimble and, Francine Locke, Great Grand-daughter of Victor Moreau Locke. Includes illustrations and bibliography and extensive notes. 1/4 cloth black and red boards, gilt spine titles. Volume in mint condition, unclipped dustjacket in fine condition with the lightest of shelf wear.
This a true story about the proud history of the Choctaw Nation and how a family established its presence during struggles between Washington, D.C., and Indian Territory as Oklahoma became a state. Trimble, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist provides detailed descriptions of the turmoil within the Choctaw tribe after the Civil War and until Oklahoma statehood are told through the development of the family of Victor Locke. 002119 $160