"With His Pistol in His Hand": A Border Ballad and Its Hero

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University of Texas Press, 1958 - Music - 262 pages
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Relates facts dealing with Hispanic customs and folklore.

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Review: "With His Pistol in His Hand": A Border Ballad and Its Hero

User Review  - Aubrey - Goodreads

Study on Gregorio Cortez and the surrounding legend, turned into a well-known corrido, or border ballad. Includes examinations and interpretations of border culture, history, and folklore. Well put together and engaging read. Read full review

Review: "With His Pistol in His Hand": A Border Ballad and Its Hero

User Review  - Kathy - Goodreads

For my World Music class. The story of how a ballad was written and sung about the events surrounding this man. Read full review

Contents

The Country
7
The Legend
33
The Man
55
Copyright

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