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    • Desert Lawmen

    • The High Sheriffs of New Mexico and Arizona 1846-1912
    • By: Larry D. Ball
    • Narrated by: Scott Carrico
    • Length: 12 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    Elected for two-year terms, frontier sheriffs were the principal peace-keepers in counties that were often larger than New England states. As officers of the court, they defended settlers and protected their property from the ever-present violence on the frontier. Their duties ranged from tracking down stagecoach robbers and serving court warrants to locking up drunks and quelling domestic disputes.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Only for history buffs

    • By Cody Scott on 04-18-17

    Regular price: $24.95