Report of the Investigative Commission of the Northern Frontier

La informe de la comisión pesquisidora

With a New Introduction by Timothy Bowman

Facsimile of the Original 1875 English version

Published by the William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, 2015

ISBN 978-1-929531-16-5

“Timothy Bowman has done a great service by making this seminal report available to a new generation, and his lucid notes and introduction make it accessible for specialists and general readers alike.”  

Brian Delay, author of War of a Thousand Deserts: Indian Raids and the U.S.- Mexican War (Yale University Press, 2008)

“At long last, the most important single document for the study of the U.S.-Mexico border has been republished.”
Benjamin Heber Johnson, author of
Revolution in Texas:  How a Forgotten Rebellion and Its Bloody Suppression Turned Mexicans into Americans (Yale University Press, 2003)

Anyone desiring a thorough and objective understanding of the often confusing history of the Texas-Mexico border in the nineteenth century will want this indispensable book. “
Jerry Thompson, author of Cortina: Defending the Mexican Name in Texas (Texas A&M University Press, 2007)

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