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The Nation Thief. by  Robert. Houston

The Nation Thief.

by Robert. Houston

First edition. Signed by the author. Fine in dust jacket. Historical suspense novel based on the 19th century figure of William Walker, a thirty-year-old surgeon, lawyer, newspaper editor and radical reformer who, along with his band of 57 filibusters, attempted to conquer Nicaragua, liberate the Indians, and create a land of perfect democracy. The results were the same as with anyone who tries to tell people what's right or good for them.

Inventory Number: 2312