Publisher description for Killing Mister Watson / Peter Matthiessen.


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Counter Drawn from fragments of historical fact, Matthiessen's masterpiece brilliantly depicts the fortunes and misfortunes of Edgar J. Watson, a real-life entrepreneur and outlaw who appeared in the lawless Florida Everglades around the turn of the century.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Watson, Edgar J, , 1855-1910 Fiction, Frontier and pioneer life Fiction, Everglades (Fla, ) Fiction, Murderers Fiction, Florida Fiction, Murder Fiction