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  •  Excellent summary! There is a new book (6+ / 0-)

    out concerning The Searchers and the real-life case on which it is loosely based, The Searchers: The Making of an American Legend by Glenn Frankel.

    Cynthia Ann Parker was nine when she was kidnapped by Comanches. She married a warrior but was recaptured more than 20 years later. Her son, Quanah Parker, became a leader in the days when the tribe's power waned.

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