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Alamo magazine, William Chemerka: "John Farkis' Alamo Village is the proper better half not to Thinkin' ... simply Rememberin': The Making of John Wayne's The Alamo, the author's outstanding and finished paintings in regards to the 1960 big-screen epic. up-to-date from its first version in 2005, Alamo Village has been drastically accelerated with unique details, attention-grabbing insights, attention-grabbing interviews and diverse photos in regards to the very important Texas movie site."

Amazon: "Not Thinkin' ... simply Rememberin' ..." is a journey de strength. This manuscript is particularly thorough and exhaustively researched. Mr. Farkis is an adept author. He understands his topic super good. His wisdom is extensive and extensive."

True West journal, Stuart Rosenbrook: "... the definitive publication at the making of the vintage Western..."

Texas per thirty days, Stephen Harrigan: "Not Thinkin' ... simply Rememberin'..." is all approximately (I suggest all approximately -- it is 900 pages lengthy) Wayne's obsessive quest to direct his 1960 epic The Alamo."

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