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Excerpts from The Americans Series

Excerpt from Book Two of the Americans Series, The Scout of Wounded Knee   January 25, 1929  Wyatt Earp is dead. I read it in the newspaper this morning, though it’s been more than a week. I met the man once, in Tombstone, Arizona. This was before all of that O.K. Corral nonsense. I can’t say I cared for him much. The newspaper said he was eighty-years-old, which is a few years younger than I am. I suppose I’ll be sharing space with him in hell before too awfully long. If there is such a place, it’s where we both belong. When it first occurred to me to