The History of Texas

The History of Texas is fully revised and updated in this fifth edition to reflect the latest scholarship in its coverage of Texas history from the pre-Columbian era to the present. Fully revised to reflect the most recent scholarly findings Offers extensive coverage of twentieth-century Texas history Includes an overview of Texas history up to the Election of 2012 Provides online resources for students and instructors, including a test bank, maps, presentation slides, and more

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Pages : 536 pages
  • ISBN : 1118617738
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The History of Texas

The History of Texas
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 28 January 2014
GET THIS BOOKThe History of Texas

The History of Texas is fully revised and updated in this fifth edition to reflect the latest scholarship in its coverage of Texas history from the pre-Columbian era to the present. Fully revised to reflect the most recent scholarly findings Offers extensive coverage of twentieth-century Texas history Includes an overview of Texas history up to the Election of 2012 Provides online resources for students and instructors, including a test bank, maps, presentation slides, and more

Big Wonderful Thing

Big Wonderful Thing
  • Author : Stephen Harrigan
  • Publisher : University of Texas Press
  • Release : 01 October 2019
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The story of Texas is the story of struggle and triumph in a land of extremes. It is a story of drought and flood, invasion and war, boom and bust, and of the myriad peoples who, over centuries of conflict, gave rise to a place that has helped shape the identity of the United States and the destiny of the world. “I couldn’t believe Texas was real,” the painter Georgia O’Keeffe remembered of her first encounter with the

The Texas Book

The Texas Book
  • Author : Richard A. Holland
  • Publisher : University of Texas Press
  • Release : 01 November 2006
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Provides personality profiles, historical essays, and first-person reminiscences of the history of the University of Texas. Topics include recurring attacks on the school by politicians and regents, the institution's history of segregation and struggles to become a diverse university, the sixties' protest movements, and the Tower sniper shooting.

The Great Book of Texas

The Great Book of Texas
  • Author : Bill O'Neill
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 05 March 2018
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Are you looking to learn more about Texas? Sure, you've heard about the Alamo and JFK's assassination in history class, but there's so much about the Lone Star State that even natives don't know about. In this trivia book, you'll journey through Texas's history, pop culture, sports, folklore, and so much more!In The Great Book of Texas, some of the things you will learn include:- Which Texas hero isn't even from Texas?- Why is Texas called the

Lone Star

Lone Star
  • Author : T. R. Fehrenbach
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release : 01 April 2014
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The definitive account of the incomparable Lone Star state by the author of Fire & Blood: A History of Mexico. T. R. Fehrenbach is a native Texan, military historian and the author of several important books about the region, but none as significant as this work, arguably the best single volume about Texas ever published. His account of America's most turbulent state offers a view that only an insider could capture. From the native tribes who lived there to the Spanish

Forget the Alamo

Forget the Alamo
  • Author : Bryan Burrough,Chris Tomlinson,Jason Stanford
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 07 June 2022
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A New York Times bestseller! “Lively and absorbing. . ." — The New York Times Book Review "Engrossing." —Wall Street Journal “Entertaining and well-researched . . . ” —Houston Chronicle Three noted Texan writers combine forces to tell the real story of the Alamo, dispelling the myths, exploring why they had their day for so long, and explaining why the ugly fight about its meaning is now coming to a head. Every nation needs its creation myth, and since Texas was a nation before it was a

Passionate Nation

Passionate Nation
  • Author : James L. Haley
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 01 July 2022
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Chronicles the Lone Star state's history from the arrival of the Europeans in the sixteenth century, to the conflict at the Alamo, to the state's contradictory role in America today, in an account that explores its diverse cultural heritage and the lives of some of its most famous citizens. 35,000 first printing.

Gone to Texas: A History of the Lone Star State

Gone to Texas: A History of the Lone Star State
  • Author : Randolph B. Campbell
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 07 August 2003
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In Gone to Texas, historian Randolph Campbell ranges from the first arrival of humans in the Panhandle some 10,000 years ago to the dawn of the twenty-first century, offering an interpretive account of the land, the successive waves of people who have gone to Texas, and the conflicts that have made Texas as much a metaphor as a place. Campbell presents the epic tales of Texas history in a new light, offering revisionist history in the best sense--broadening and deepening the

The Story of Texas

The Story of Texas
  • Author : Betsy Warren
  • Publisher : Ranch Gate Books
  • Release : 01 December 1988
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This picture book tells you about some of the great events of Texas history and the kinds of people who made events.

Cult of Glory

Cult of Glory
  • Author : Doug J. Swanson
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 09 June 2020
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“Swanson has done a crucial public service by exposing the barbarous side of the Rangers.” —The New York Times Book Review A twenty-first century reckoning with the legendary Texas Rangers that does justice to their heroic moments while also documenting atrocities, brutality, oppression, and corruption The Texas Rangers came to life in 1823, when Texas was still part of Mexico. Nearly 200 years later, the Rangers are still going--one of the most famous of all law enforcement agencies. In Cult of Glory,