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The Resource An honest preface, and other essays, by Walter Prescott Webb ; with an appreciative introduction by Joe B. Frantz

An honest preface, and other essays, by Walter Prescott Webb ; with an appreciative introduction by Joe B. Frantz

Label
An honest preface, and other essays
Title
An honest preface, and other essays
Statement of responsibility
by Walter Prescott Webb ; with an appreciative introduction by Joe B. Frantz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
973.04
Index
no index present
LC call number
E178.6
LC item number
.W4 1959
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
An honest preface, and other essays, by Walter Prescott Webb ; with an appreciative introduction by Joe B. Frantz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A distinguished historian's appraisal of his world, from Coca- Cola to the Republican Party"--Dust jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Fields of common interest
  • For whom the historian tolls
  • Introduction of President Harry Truman
  • The historical seminar: its outer shell and its inner spirit
  • Postcard
  • The West and the desert
  • History as high adventure
  • An appreciative introduction: Walter Prescott Webb: "He'll do to ride the river with"
  • by Joe B. Frantz
  • An honest preface
  • Foreword from Texas County histories
  • How the Republican Party lost its future
  • Coca-Cola and culture
  • Physics, history, and fate
  • Fred A. Shannon
Control code
557188
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
vi, 216 p.
Lccn
59008176
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of James K. Greer, 1988. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilfred and Bridget Webb, 1990 (SW Writers Access. No. 90-050). Bookplate of The Wilfred Webbs. Presentation copy to Wilfred D. Webb, signed by author and prefacer. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilson M. Hudson (SW Writers Access. No. 86-001). Author's signed presentation copy to Wilson M. Hudson. Ms. notations throughout. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 5 (SW Writers): Gift of Rebecca Dobkins, 1994 (SW Writers Access No. 94-146). Author's signed presentation copy to Betty Brooke Dobkins. Stamped: From the Library of Betty Brooke Dobkins. With dust jacket.
Label
An honest preface, and other essays, by Walter Prescott Webb ; with an appreciative introduction by Joe B. Frantz
Publication
Note
"A distinguished historian's appraisal of his world, from Coca- Cola to the Republican Party"--Dust jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Fields of common interest
  • For whom the historian tolls
  • Introduction of President Harry Truman
  • The historical seminar: its outer shell and its inner spirit
  • Postcard
  • The West and the desert
  • History as high adventure
  • An appreciative introduction: Walter Prescott Webb: "He'll do to ride the river with"
  • by Joe B. Frantz
  • An honest preface
  • Foreword from Texas County histories
  • How the Republican Party lost its future
  • Coca-Cola and culture
  • Physics, history, and fate
  • Fred A. Shannon
Control code
557188
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
vi, 216 p.
Lccn
59008176
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of James K. Greer, 1988. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilfred and Bridget Webb, 1990 (SW Writers Access. No. 90-050). Bookplate of The Wilfred Webbs. Presentation copy to Wilfred D. Webb, signed by author and prefacer. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilson M. Hudson (SW Writers Access. No. 86-001). Author's signed presentation copy to Wilson M. Hudson. Ms. notations throughout. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 5 (SW Writers): Gift of Rebecca Dobkins, 1994 (SW Writers Access No. 94-146). Author's signed presentation copy to Betty Brooke Dobkins. Stamped: From the Library of Betty Brooke Dobkins. With dust jacket.

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