Publisher Name: University of North Texas Press
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
This book contains a collection of letters written by Lieutenant Theodore Thadeus Sobieski (T. T. S.) Laidley between 1845 and 1848. The letters discuss life as a soldier during the Mexican War; most of the letters were written from various stations in Mexico. Each letter is bracketed by editorial commentary on the historical context and the collection is prefaced by a brief biography of Laidley's life prior to the first letter. Index starts on page 179.
"V. 6 War and the Southwest Series."
xxiv, 185 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
|Keyword(s):||letters | epistolary collections|
|Series Title:||War and the Southwest Series|
Texas History Collection
University of North Texas Press