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Death Mask of Pancho Villa

Series: Time Machine #19
Platform: Microsoft Reader
Translated Into: La mascarilla del héroe (Spanish)
Authors: Gaskin, Carol
Guthridge, George
Illustrators: Steranko (cover)
Huey, Kenneth (interior)
Release Date: August, 1987
ISBN: 0553266748 / 9780553266740
Length:125 pages (plus data bank and data file)
Number of Endings:1
User Summary: You have to find the plaster death mask of Pancho Villa, a Robin Hood-like bandit who was an important fighter in the Mexican Revolution.
Demian's Thoughts: This book is quite good most of the time, but there are a few points where it has writing bad enough to be slightly cringe-inducing. Perhaps this is the weaker of the two writers showing through. In any case, despite these flaws of writing, it's a pretty good story and, like Sword of the Samurai, it deals with significant historical figures unfamiliar to many Americans (particularly the children this series is aimed at).

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