Foreword Reviews

Spirit in the Rock

The Fierce Battle for Modoc Homelands

2017 INDIES Winner
Honorable Mention, History (Adult Nonfiction)

Compton skillfully brings to life a fierce fight on the frontier. Jim Compton’s "Spirit in the Rock" tells the captivating story of the Modoc War, the most expensive Indian conflict in American history. This well-researched book by a veteran broadcast journalist cites many firsthand accounts... Read More