Author's interesting true story about her grandpa and his 1918 murder trial for a killing in the small town called Kiesling Washington. After the immediate newspaper coverage in Spokane, this event was all kept a family secret for 90 years. Ernest Schlenker was set free by a jury for reasons of self-defense. The story includes historical information about Kiesling, Sharon, and Valleyford Washington with a special focus on the nearby Big Rock of Sharon. The background story is the author's journey of research at the Spokane County Courthouse, local libraries and archives, and finally, the actual scene of confrontation. This book is a scholarly product which includes 150 photos, plus maps, court documents, memoirs and bibliography. 240 pages
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Book Description Gray Dog Press, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111936178109
Book Description Gray Dog Press, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1936178109