In a word, Fehrenbach's scholar-level book leaves you with a deep respect for the Comanches.
The author obviously conducted very thorough research in writing this book and presents a very well organized and enjoyable read.
This book was fascinating and I believe is an essential read for anyone interested in Native Americans.
Superb! An incredibly detailed history of the Comanche people, with quite a bit of pre-history background and coverage of the Amerindian peoples in general. Read morePublished 10 days ago by Seaberry11
This is the best book I have read on Comanches history. Since I grew up in The Texas south plains I have read several books on Comanches, none of which cover the early history as... Read morePublished 11 days ago by David L. Pennington
Written by my favorite historic writer, T.R. Fehrenbach. This give you and insite into the culture of the Comanches and the Plains Indians. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Texan
I read Lone Star by Fehrebach and liked it very much. Comanches: The History of a People was good read. It certainly makes you see both sides. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Joe F French
Great book, but would not expect anything less from T.R. Detailed with tons of interesting details on The People, their history, culture, personalities and tactics. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Nick Ueber
The book is very engaging. It is not just the history of the Comanches, but of all the people's who lived in the Americas during this period. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Dickson Rogers
A well researched and written book. It takes the reader into the details of clashing cultures between Stone Age and more modern people. A fascinating read.Published 3 months ago by Mike