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Dos Gringos: A Norwegian and an Irishman Meet in a Texas Bar...From a True Story Set in the Mexican Revolution

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During the Mexican Revolution, a penniless Norwegian and a drifting Irishman meet in an El Paso bar and are hired by a Pittsburg con-man to fix a gold mine in Mexico with parts, which they learn too late, purposely don’t fit.

The Norwegian is focused on fixing the mine and needs the money to propose to his sweetheart in El Paso. The Irishman is focused on the local women,
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Kindle Edition, 170 pages
Published September 11th 2011 (first published April 26th 2010)
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Aug 16, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Some historical novels set a story in a particular time and place as a vehicle for teaching history. Frederick Andresen's 'Dos Gringos' tells an exciting and often humorous tale that happens to take place during the Mexican revolution as World War I raged in Europe. This is not to say that the book was not well researched. It is obvious the author had firsthand knowledge of some of the people and events described. The story is of two new Americans, a Norwegian and an Irishman, trying to survive ...more
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