Cult of Glory
The Bold and Brutal History of the Texas RangersBook - 2020
"A twenty-first-century reckoning with the legendary Texas Rangers that does justice to their heroic moments while also documenting atrocities, brutality, and corruption The Texas Rangers rode into existence in 1823, when Texas was still part of Mexico, and continue today as one of the most famous of all law enforcement agencies. In Cult of Glory, Doug J. Swanson offers a sweeping account of the Rangers that chronicles both their epic, daring escapades and how the white and propertied power structures of Texas have used them as enforcers and protectors"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: [New York, New York] : Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, 
Branch Call Number: 363.209764 SWANSON
Characteristics: 466 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm