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The Resource Dream of empire : a history of the republic of Texas, 1836-1846, by John Edward Weems, with Jane Weems ; foreword by Joe B. Frantz

Dream of empire : a history of the republic of Texas, 1836-1846, by John Edward Weems, with Jane Weems ; foreword by Joe B. Frantz

Label
Dream of empire : a history of the republic of Texas, 1836-1846
Title
Dream of empire
Title remainder
a history of the republic of Texas, 1836-1846
Statement of responsibility
by John Edward Weems, with Jane Weems ; foreword by Joe B. Frantz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dream of Empire is the story of the decade in which Texas was a sovereign nation, one of the most dramatic and least-known episodes in the history of this continent
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MJC
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Dream of empire : a history of the republic of Texas, 1836-1846, by John Edward Weems, with Jane Weems ; foreword by Joe B. Frantz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Fort Worth : Texas Christian University Press, 1986
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 345-349) and index
Contents
Background: to September 1835 -- War: September to December 1835 -- Interlude: early 1836 -- Fight for independence: late February to early June 1836 -- Young republic: summer 1836 to autumn 1838 -- Hopes rising and falling: 1839 -- Year of Indian troubles: 1840 -- Visions and follies: 1841 -- Republic in flames: 1842 -- The prisoners: 1843 -- End of the Republic: 1844 to February 1846
Control code
34096657
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 363 p.
Isbn
9781566199988
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of John Edward Weems (per TY 2/02/04), 1998 (Access. No. 98-152). Author's inscribed presentation copy for the Southwestern Writers Collection, November 20, 1995. Photocopy of publishing history of this title from [Newsletter of the Texas State Historical Association] with annotations by author, taped to front free endpaper. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
1 map
Label
Dream of empire : a history of the republic of Texas, 1836-1846, by John Edward Weems, with Jane Weems ; foreword by Joe B. Frantz
Publication
Note
Originally published: Fort Worth : Texas Christian University Press, 1986
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 345-349) and index
Contents
Background: to September 1835 -- War: September to December 1835 -- Interlude: early 1836 -- Fight for independence: late February to early June 1836 -- Young republic: summer 1836 to autumn 1838 -- Hopes rising and falling: 1839 -- Year of Indian troubles: 1840 -- Visions and follies: 1841 -- Republic in flames: 1842 -- The prisoners: 1843 -- End of the Republic: 1844 to February 1846
Control code
34096657
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 363 p.
Isbn
9781566199988
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of John Edward Weems (per TY 2/02/04), 1998 (Access. No. 98-152). Author's inscribed presentation copy for the Southwestern Writers Collection, November 20, 1995. Photocopy of publishing history of this title from [Newsletter of the Texas State Historical Association] with annotations by author, taped to front free endpaper. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
1 map

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