B. Traven’s novel The White Rose is the account of a the attempt by an American oil company to take over a ranch in Mexico. When he learned from his Mexican lawyer that honest means failed, the oil company president, Collins, decided on a change of tactics:
When Mr. Collins read the letter, he commented […]
The opening of the short story “Accomplices,” from The Kidnapped Saint & other stores.
Vincent Pliego couldn’t make it any more in Jalisco, where he had been involved with the police several times. He had to clear out now because a new director of police had been installed, who began quickly and thoroughly […]