?Ryan, who toured the site twice, has provided the first detailed account in English of the battle of Camerone. It is a gripping narrative aimed at the general reader.?-Quincy Patriot Ledger
"What the Alamo is to Texans, Camerone is to the French Foreign Legion. [This is] an epic of bravery masterfully recreated by James W. Ryan."-Bernard E. Trainor, Lt. Gen. USMC (Ret.) Director, National Security Program JFK School of Government, Harvard University
About the Author
JAMES W. RYAN is the author of ten books, most of which are military histories. A Korean War paratroop veteran with sixty-seven jumps, he served as a newsman and editor for United Press International for a decade. He is now a freelance writer and historian.