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The Resource 101 essential Texas books : a representative selection of classic and contemporary Texas books, all still in print, Glenn Dromgoole & Carlton Stowers ; foreword by James Ward Lee

101 essential Texas books : a representative selection of classic and contemporary Texas books, all still in print, Glenn Dromgoole & Carlton Stowers ; foreword by James Ward Lee

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101 essential Texas books : a representative selection of classic and contemporary Texas books, all still in print
Title
101 essential Texas books
Title remainder
a representative selection of classic and contemporary Texas books, all still in print
Statement of responsibility
Glenn Dromgoole & Carlton Stowers ; foreword by James Ward Lee
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  • One hundred one essential Texas books
  • One hundred and one essential Texas books
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Author
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
016.9764
Index
index present
LC call number
F386
LC item number
.D755 2014
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non fiction
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101 essential Texas books : a representative selection of classic and contemporary Texas books, all still in print, Glenn Dromgoole & Carlton Stowers ; foreword by James Ward Lee
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Includes index
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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Contents
  • History -- Literature -- Fiction -- People -- Place -- Law & order -- Sports -- Food & drink -- Young readers -- Texas book & author award winners
  • Foreword--James Ward Lee -- Introduction -- Lone Star--T.R. Fehrenbach -- Lone Star Nation--H.W. Brands -- Texian Iliad--Stephen L. Hardin -- The Blood of Heroes--James Donovan -- Texas Flags--Robert Maberry Jr. -- Texas and Texans in the Civil War--Ralph A. Wooster -- Empire of the Summer Moon--S.C. Gwynne -- Buffalo Guns and Barbed Wire--Don Hampton Biggers -- Sketches from the Five States of Texas--A.C. Greene -- Twentieth Century Texas : A Social and Cultural History--edited by John W. Storey and Mary L. Kelley -- Texas Post Office Murals--Philip Parisi -- Witness to HIstory : November 22, 1963--Hugh Aynesworth -- Texas Political Memorabilia--Chuck Bailey with Bill Crawford -- Texans All Series : The Mexican Texans ; The Indian Texans ; The African Texans ; The Asian Texans ; The European Texans -- Texas Through Women's Eyes--Judith N. McArthur and Harold L. Smith -- The History of Texas Music--Gary Hartman -- Some other notable titles -- Lone Star Literature--edited by Don Graham -- I'll Tell You a Tale : An Anthology-- J. Frank Dobie -- Literary Cities Series : Literary Fort Worth ; Literary Austin ; Literary Dallas ; Literary El Paso ; Literary Houston -- Texans in Poetry 2--edited by Billy Bob Hill -- Notes from Texas : on Writing in the Lone Star State--edited by W.C. Jameson -- Let's Hear It : Stories by Texas Women--edited by Sylvia Ann Grider and Lou Halsell Rodenberger -- Hecho in Tejas : An Anthology of Texas Mexican Literature--edited by Dagoberto Gilb -- In a Special Light--Elroy Bode -- Curmudgeon in Corduroy--Jerry Flemmons -- Texas Literary Outlaws--Steven L. Davis -- Some other notable titles -- The Time it Never Rained--Elmer Kelton -- Lonesome Dove--Larry McMurtry -- Texas--James Michener -- The Gates of the Alamo--Stephen Harrigan -- The Son--Philipp Meyer -- North to Yesterday--Robert Flynn -- The Trail to Ogalalla--Benjamin Capps -- The Train to Estelline--Jane Robert Wood -- Home from the Hill--William Humphrey -- All the Pretty Horses--Cormac McCarthy -- Hold Autumn in Your Hand--George Sessions Perry -- The Bottoms--Joe R. Lansdale -- Rainwater--Sandra Brown -- Roses--Leila Meacham -- A Woman of Independent Means--Elizabeth Forsyth Hailey -- Semi-Tough--Dan Jenkins -- The Gay Place--Billy Lee Brammer -- Brownsville Stories--Oscar Casares -- The Vigil--Clay Reynolds -- Bonny's Place--Leon Hale -- Some other notable titles -- Sam Houston--James L. Haley -- The Trail Drivers of Texas--edited by J. Marvin Hunter -- Interwoven--Sallie Reynolds Matthews -- I'll Gather My Geese--Hallie Crawford Stillwell -- The Big Rich : The Rise and Fall of the Greatest Texas Oil Fortunes--Bryan Burrough -- Profiles in Power : Twentieth Century Texans in Washington--edited by Kenneth E. Hendrickson Jr., Michael L. Collins, Patrick Cox -- The Path to Power (The Years of Lyndon Johnson, Part I)--Robert Caro -- Barbara Jordan : Speaking the Truth with Eloquent Thunder--edited by Max Sherman -- Bob Bullock : God Bless America--Dave McNeely and Jim Henderson -- 100,000 Hearts : A Surgeon's Memoir--Denton Cooley -- Willie Nelson--Joe Nick Patoski -- The Voice of an American Playwright : Interviews with Horton Foote--edited by Gerald C. Wood and Marion Castleberry -- All the Best--George Bush -- Some other notable titles -- Adventures with a Texas Naturalist--Roy Bedichek -- Goodbye to a River--John Graves -- A Personal Country--A.C. Greene -- Great Lonely Places of the Texas Plains--Walt McDonald and Wyman Meinzer -- The Big Thicket Guidebook--Lorraine G. Bonney -- Whooping Cranes : Images from the Wild--Klaus Nigge -- Texas Mountains--Laurence Parent and Joe Nick Patoski -- Living Witness : Historic Trees of Texas--Mavis P. Kelsey Sr. and Donald H. Dyal -- Why Stop : A Guide to Texas Roadside Historical Markers--Betty Dooley Awbrey and Stuart Awbrey -- Some other notable titles -- Wearing the Cinco Press, 1821-1900 ; Texas Ranger from 1900-Present--Mike Cox -- Go Down Together : The True, Untold Story of Bonnie & Clyde--Jeff Guinn -- Gangster Tour of Texas--T. Lindsey Baker -- A Sniper in the Tower : The Charles Whitman Murders--Gary M. Lavergne -- Blood and Money--Tommy Thompson -- Lone Star Sleuths : An Anthology of Texas Crime Fiction--edited by Bill Cunningham, Steven L. Davis and Rollo K. Newsom -- Texas Monthly On...Texas True Crime--anthology by the editors of Texas Monthly -- Some other notable titles -- The Junction Boys--James Dent -- Friday Night Lights--H.G. Bissinger -- Seasons in Hell with Billy Martin, Whitey Herzog and the Worst Baseball Team in History--Mike Shropshire -- Hogan--Curt Sampson -- Wonder Girl--The Magnificent Sporting Life of Babe Didrickson Zaharias--Don Van Natta Jr. -- The Dallas Cowboys : The Outrageous History of the Biggest, Loudest, Most Hated, Best Loved Football Team in America--Joe Nick Patoski -- Winning 42 : Strategy & Lore of the National Game of Texas--Dennis Roberson -- A Thousand Deer--Rick Bass -- Some other notable titles -- Texas Cowboy Cooking--Tom Perini -- Cooking Texas Style : Traditional Recipes from the Lone Star State--Candy Wagner and Sandra Marquez -- The Best from Helen Corbitt's Kitchens--edited by Patty Vineyard MacDonald -- Jon Bonnell's Fine Texas Cuisine--Jon Bonnell -- The Pastry Queen--Rebecca Rather -- A Bowl of Red--Frank X. Tolbert -- The Prophets of Smoked Meat : A Journey Through Texas Barbecue--Daniel Vaughn -- Shine On : 100 Years of Shiner Beer--Mike Renfro -- The Wineslinger Chronicles : Texas on the Vine--Russell Kane -- Some other notable titles -- L is for Lone Star : A Texas Alphabet--Carol Crane -- Texas Mother Goose--David Davis -- Hank the Cowdog Series--John Erickson -- Old Yeller--Fred Gipson -- The Story of Texas--John Edward Weems -- Journey to the Alamo ; Journey to Goliad ; Journey to San Jacinto--Melodie A. Cuate -- Weird Texas--Wesley Treat, Heather Shade, Rob Riggs -- Some other notable titles
Control code
880521013
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9780891123248
Lccn
2014010907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Hardbound.
System control number
(OCoLC)880521013
Label
101 essential Texas books : a representative selection of classic and contemporary Texas books, all still in print, Glenn Dromgoole & Carlton Stowers ; foreword by James Ward Lee
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • History -- Literature -- Fiction -- People -- Place -- Law & order -- Sports -- Food & drink -- Young readers -- Texas book & author award winners
  • Foreword--James Ward Lee -- Introduction -- Lone Star--T.R. Fehrenbach -- Lone Star Nation--H.W. Brands -- Texian Iliad--Stephen L. Hardin -- The Blood of Heroes--James Donovan -- Texas Flags--Robert Maberry Jr. -- Texas and Texans in the Civil War--Ralph A. Wooster -- Empire of the Summer Moon--S.C. Gwynne -- Buffalo Guns and Barbed Wire--Don Hampton Biggers -- Sketches from the Five States of Texas--A.C. Greene -- Twentieth Century Texas : A Social and Cultural History--edited by John W. Storey and Mary L. Kelley -- Texas Post Office Murals--Philip Parisi -- Witness to HIstory : November 22, 1963--Hugh Aynesworth -- Texas Political Memorabilia--Chuck Bailey with Bill Crawford -- Texans All Series : The Mexican Texans ; The Indian Texans ; The African Texans ; The Asian Texans ; The European Texans -- Texas Through Women's Eyes--Judith N. McArthur and Harold L. Smith -- The History of Texas Music--Gary Hartman -- Some other notable titles -- Lone Star Literature--edited by Don Graham -- I'll Tell You a Tale : An Anthology-- J. Frank Dobie -- Literary Cities Series : Literary Fort Worth ; Literary Austin ; Literary Dallas ; Literary El Paso ; Literary Houston -- Texans in Poetry 2--edited by Billy Bob Hill -- Notes from Texas : on Writing in the Lone Star State--edited by W.C. Jameson -- Let's Hear It : Stories by Texas Women--edited by Sylvia Ann Grider and Lou Halsell Rodenberger -- Hecho in Tejas : An Anthology of Texas Mexican Literature--edited by Dagoberto Gilb -- In a Special Light--Elroy Bode -- Curmudgeon in Corduroy--Jerry Flemmons -- Texas Literary Outlaws--Steven L. Davis -- Some other notable titles -- The Time it Never Rained--Elmer Kelton -- Lonesome Dove--Larry McMurtry -- Texas--James Michener -- The Gates of the Alamo--Stephen Harrigan -- The Son--Philipp Meyer -- North to Yesterday--Robert Flynn -- The Trail to Ogalalla--Benjamin Capps -- The Train to Estelline--Jane Robert Wood -- Home from the Hill--William Humphrey -- All the Pretty Horses--Cormac McCarthy -- Hold Autumn in Your Hand--George Sessions Perry -- The Bottoms--Joe R. Lansdale -- Rainwater--Sandra Brown -- Roses--Leila Meacham -- A Woman of Independent Means--Elizabeth Forsyth Hailey -- Semi-Tough--Dan Jenkins -- The Gay Place--Billy Lee Brammer -- Brownsville Stories--Oscar Casares -- The Vigil--Clay Reynolds -- Bonny's Place--Leon Hale -- Some other notable titles -- Sam Houston--James L. Haley -- The Trail Drivers of Texas--edited by J. Marvin Hunter -- Interwoven--Sallie Reynolds Matthews -- I'll Gather My Geese--Hallie Crawford Stillwell -- The Big Rich : The Rise and Fall of the Greatest Texas Oil Fortunes--Bryan Burrough -- Profiles in Power : Twentieth Century Texans in Washington--edited by Kenneth E. Hendrickson Jr., Michael L. Collins, Patrick Cox -- The Path to Power (The Years of Lyndon Johnson, Part I)--Robert Caro -- Barbara Jordan : Speaking the Truth with Eloquent Thunder--edited by Max Sherman -- Bob Bullock : God Bless America--Dave McNeely and Jim Henderson -- 100,000 Hearts : A Surgeon's Memoir--Denton Cooley -- Willie Nelson--Joe Nick Patoski -- The Voice of an American Playwright : Interviews with Horton Foote--edited by Gerald C. Wood and Marion Castleberry -- All the Best--George Bush -- Some other notable titles -- Adventures with a Texas Naturalist--Roy Bedichek -- Goodbye to a River--John Graves -- A Personal Country--A.C. Greene -- Great Lonely Places of the Texas Plains--Walt McDonald and Wyman Meinzer -- The Big Thicket Guidebook--Lorraine G. Bonney -- Whooping Cranes : Images from the Wild--Klaus Nigge -- Texas Mountains--Laurence Parent and Joe Nick Patoski -- Living Witness : Historic Trees of Texas--Mavis P. Kelsey Sr. and Donald H. Dyal -- Why Stop : A Guide to Texas Roadside Historical Markers--Betty Dooley Awbrey and Stuart Awbrey -- Some other notable titles -- Wearing the Cinco Press, 1821-1900 ; Texas Ranger from 1900-Present--Mike Cox -- Go Down Together : The True, Untold Story of Bonnie & Clyde--Jeff Guinn -- Gangster Tour of Texas--T. Lindsey Baker -- A Sniper in the Tower : The Charles Whitman Murders--Gary M. Lavergne -- Blood and Money--Tommy Thompson -- Lone Star Sleuths : An Anthology of Texas Crime Fiction--edited by Bill Cunningham, Steven L. Davis and Rollo K. Newsom -- Texas Monthly On...Texas True Crime--anthology by the editors of Texas Monthly -- Some other notable titles -- The Junction Boys--James Dent -- Friday Night Lights--H.G. Bissinger -- Seasons in Hell with Billy Martin, Whitey Herzog and the Worst Baseball Team in History--Mike Shropshire -- Hogan--Curt Sampson -- Wonder Girl--The Magnificent Sporting Life of Babe Didrickson Zaharias--Don Van Natta Jr. -- The Dallas Cowboys : The Outrageous History of the Biggest, Loudest, Most Hated, Best Loved Football Team in America--Joe Nick Patoski -- Winning 42 : Strategy & Lore of the National Game of Texas--Dennis Roberson -- A Thousand Deer--Rick Bass -- Some other notable titles -- Texas Cowboy Cooking--Tom Perini -- Cooking Texas Style : Traditional Recipes from the Lone Star State--Candy Wagner and Sandra Marquez -- The Best from Helen Corbitt's Kitchens--edited by Patty Vineyard MacDonald -- Jon Bonnell's Fine Texas Cuisine--Jon Bonnell -- The Pastry Queen--Rebecca Rather -- A Bowl of Red--Frank X. Tolbert -- The Prophets of Smoked Meat : A Journey Through Texas Barbecue--Daniel Vaughn -- Shine On : 100 Years of Shiner Beer--Mike Renfro -- The Wineslinger Chronicles : Texas on the Vine--Russell Kane -- Some other notable titles -- L is for Lone Star : A Texas Alphabet--Carol Crane -- Texas Mother Goose--David Davis -- Hank the Cowdog Series--John Erickson -- Old Yeller--Fred Gipson -- The Story of Texas--John Edward Weems -- Journey to the Alamo ; Journey to Goliad ; Journey to San Jacinto--Melodie A. Cuate -- Weird Texas--Wesley Treat, Heather Shade, Rob Riggs -- Some other notable titles
Control code
880521013
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9780891123248
Lccn
2014010907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Hardbound.
System control number
(OCoLC)880521013

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