New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1972. Hardcover. xv, 320p., illustrations, preface, conclusion, notes, index, personal inscription to author Elinor Wilson and signed by the author, very good first edition in boards and price-clipped dj with heavy edgewear.
The court martial of West Point cadet Johnson Whittaker in 1881. The inscribee was the biographer of James Beckwourth, ex-slave and trader/scout in the west.