If it offends you, throw it away and don't read the parts that might save your life. Sell it to TJ, since I've had one for years.
Border was a tough place back then. At night a gun could be in your face in an instant and there wasn't always a lot of time to "evaluate things". Agents worked alone or in pairs and handled things on their own--but they did their job. Bill Jordan was "good enough to ride the River with".