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The Resource Deaf Smith : incredible Texas spy, by Cleburne Huston

Deaf Smith : incredible Texas spy, by Cleburne Huston

Label
Deaf Smith : incredible Texas spy
Title
Deaf Smith
Title remainder
incredible Texas spy
Statement of responsibility
by Cleburne Huston
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 976.4/03/0924
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F390.S644
LC item number
H87 1973
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Deaf Smith : incredible Texas spy, by Cleburne Huston
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 133-135
Contents
A price on the head of el Sordo -- A Yankee in Mississippi -- Lonely bachelor meets lovely widow -- His life on the Texas frontier -- The eyes of the Army -- Storming the Citadel -- "Has sacrificed his all" -- In Texas' darkest hour -- Houston's personal scout and spy -- Scouts win victory on the Colorado -- Smith family flees before Mexican scourge -- Smith seizes Santa Anna's mail -- Spying in the enemy camp -- The full story of Vince's Bridge -- Heroic day at San Jacinto -- Cos with a pitcher of water and an ear of corn -- Carrying the message to Filisola -- Hero honored by a grateful country -- To plant the flag in Laredo -- The last journey -- His memory endures
Control code
867636
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 141 p., [8] p. of plates
Lccn
73087860
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of James K. Greer, 1988. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Deaf Smith : incredible Texas spy, by Cleburne Huston
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 133-135
Contents
A price on the head of el Sordo -- A Yankee in Mississippi -- Lonely bachelor meets lovely widow -- His life on the Texas frontier -- The eyes of the Army -- Storming the Citadel -- "Has sacrificed his all" -- In Texas' darkest hour -- Houston's personal scout and spy -- Scouts win victory on the Colorado -- Smith family flees before Mexican scourge -- Smith seizes Santa Anna's mail -- Spying in the enemy camp -- The full story of Vince's Bridge -- Heroic day at San Jacinto -- Cos with a pitcher of water and an ear of corn -- Carrying the message to Filisola -- Hero honored by a grateful country -- To plant the flag in Laredo -- The last journey -- His memory endures
Control code
867636
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 141 p., [8] p. of plates
Lccn
73087860
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of James K. Greer, 1988. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.

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