|Plot Summary of Billy the Kid: A Short and Violent Life|
This is the life of Billy the Kid. It focuses on how his outlaw career started, how he grew up a little during the Lincoln County War, and on outside forces that shaped him. He wanted to go straight, but broken promises and other things eventually prevented him.
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|Chapter Analysis of Billy the Kid: A Short and Violent Life|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
- criminal (killer)
Period of greatest activity?
Subject of Biography
How much descriptions of surroundings?
- 9 ()
- climbing on trails
Small town people:
- hostile, like Gomer Pyle on steroids
- fort/military installation
- 19th century
Book makes you feel?
How much dialogue in bio?
- significantly more descript than dialog
How much of bio focuses on most famous period of life?
- 76%-100% of book
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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