Map: General Jo Shelby's March to Mexico
Prologue: The Burial of the Flag: Eagle Pass, Texas, July 1, 1865
PART ONE - THE CALL TO ARMS, 1830-65
One: From Privileged Youth to Border Ruffian
Two: On the March with the Iron Brigade
Three: Rebellion Against Surrender
PART TWO - EXILES IN MEXICO, 1865-67
Four: Shelby Pacifies Texas
Five: "Shall It Be Maximilian or Juárez?"
Six: "Beware of the Sabinas!"
Seven: Shelby Reaches Monterrey
Eight: "You Will Turn Aside"
Nine: Maximilian Says "No"
Ten: "A Fortune Awaits"
Eleven: The Collapse of the Confederate Colonies
PART THREE - FROM RESENTMENT TO RECONCILIATION, 1867-97
Twelve: Shelby Saves Frank James from Hanging
Thirteen: U.S. Marshal
Notes and Documentation