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Winter of the Metal People reviewed at the Historical Novel Society

Winter of the Metal People By Dennis Herrick  (from the review by John Kachuba http://historicalnovelsociety.org/reviews/winter-of-the-metal-people/) Find & buy on Despite the fact that so many public buildings, parks, and monuments throughout what is today America’s Southwest bear the name “Coronado,” Francisco Vásquez de Coronado’s 1540 expedition into that area was anything but successful. Searching for […]

Dennis Herrick’s novel “Winter of the Metal People” recounts the Tiguex War

MECHANICSBURG, Pa. — Sunbury Press has released author Dennis Herrick’s novel “Winter of the Metal People – The Untold Story of America’s First Indian War.” About the Book: The first named war between the Europeans and the Native Americans was the nearly forgotten Tiguex War, which Spaniards and their Mexican Indian allies fought in 1540-42 against the […]