First published in 1926, this entertaining and dramatic biography forever installed outlaw Billy the Kid in the pantheon of mythic heroes from the Old West and is still considered the single most influential portrait of Billy in this century. Saga focuses on the Kid's life and experiences in the bloody war between the Murphy-Dolan and Tunstall-McSween gangs in and around Lincoln, New Mexico, between 1878 and 1881. Burns paints the Kid as a boyish Robin Hood or romantic knight galvanized into a life of crime and killing by ...

The Saga of Billy the Kid 1999, University of New Mexico Press

ISBN-13: 9780826321534

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The Saga of Billy the Kid 1993, Longmeadow Press

ISBN-13: 9780681416505

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Saga of Billy the Kid 1974, Ballantine Books

ISBN-13: 9780345239600

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