The Horse Soldiers

Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, Circa 1959. Vintage reference photograph of John Ford and John Wayne on the set of the 1959 film.

Loosely based on the 1956 novel by Harold Sinclair, which was based on the 1863 Civil War battle of Newton's Station and Grierson's Raid. A Union cavalry brigade's mission behind Confederate lines is complicated when they are forced to take a woman prisoner after she overhears their plans.

Set in the American South, shot on location in Louisiana and Mississippi.

8 x 10 inches. Some very faint creasing, else Near Fine.

[Book #151798]