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The Resource Frontier Texas : history of a borderland to 1880, Robert F. Pace and Donald S. Frazier

Frontier Texas : history of a borderland to 1880, Robert F. Pace and Donald S. Frazier

Label
Frontier Texas : history of a borderland to 1880
Title
Frontier Texas
Title remainder
history of a borderland to 1880
Statement of responsibility
Robert F. Pace and Donald S. Frazier
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the epic story of western Texas. The geography of the land made it a natural border between regions of settlement throughout most of its existence. Competing for that borderland for centuries were millions of bison and the nomadic Plains Indians who followed them. Then came the Spanish explorers, and then the Americans with their forts, settlements, and cattle. With this mix of competitors, the region's history was one of conflict and survival
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.4/02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F386
LC item number
.P215 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Frontier Texas : history of a borderland to 1880, Robert F. Pace and Donald S. Frazier
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0414/2004001195.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-258) and index
Contents
Introduction: The Texas Frontier Borderland -- The Comanches -- Presidio San Sabá -- Pedro Vial and the Comanches -- The Comancheros -- Texas Rangers -- The Frontier Forts -- Robert S. Neighbors and the Reservations -- Delaware Indians -- Randolph Barnes Marcy -- Buffalo Hump, Santa Anna, Ketumsee, and Sanaco -- Cynthia Ann Parker -- Cattle Industry and the Open Range -- Cattle Drives and the Shawnee Trail -- Ranches on the Range -- Sheep on the Frontier -- Butterfield Overland Mail -- Secession and the Frontier -- Fate of the Frontier Forts -- Increasing Violence -- The Cox Mountain Fight -- Elm Creek Raid -- Fate of the Elm Creek Captives -- Citizen Forts and the Battle of Dove Creek -- Life in the Citizen Forts -- Return of the Frontier Forts -- Failure of the Peace -- William T. Sherman and the Warren Wagon Train Raid -- Hunting the Buffalo -- Ranald S. Mackenzie and the Red River War -- The Buffalo Slaughter in Texas -- The Hunters War -- The Cow Men -- Making of the Cattle Kingdom -- Goodnight-Loving Trail -- Chisholm Trail -- Western Trail -- Cattle Rusting -- The Seedy Side of Cattle Drives -- Crime, Violence, and Vigilante Justice -- Social Life on the Frontier -- Frontier Failures -- Technology Conquers the Frontier
Control code
54349627
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9781880510834
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004001195
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of L.D. Clark Estate, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-124). Signed by authors. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Frontier Texas : history of a borderland to 1880, Robert F. Pace and Donald S. Frazier
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0414/2004001195.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-258) and index
Contents
Introduction: The Texas Frontier Borderland -- The Comanches -- Presidio San Sabá -- Pedro Vial and the Comanches -- The Comancheros -- Texas Rangers -- The Frontier Forts -- Robert S. Neighbors and the Reservations -- Delaware Indians -- Randolph Barnes Marcy -- Buffalo Hump, Santa Anna, Ketumsee, and Sanaco -- Cynthia Ann Parker -- Cattle Industry and the Open Range -- Cattle Drives and the Shawnee Trail -- Ranches on the Range -- Sheep on the Frontier -- Butterfield Overland Mail -- Secession and the Frontier -- Fate of the Frontier Forts -- Increasing Violence -- The Cox Mountain Fight -- Elm Creek Raid -- Fate of the Elm Creek Captives -- Citizen Forts and the Battle of Dove Creek -- Life in the Citizen Forts -- Return of the Frontier Forts -- Failure of the Peace -- William T. Sherman and the Warren Wagon Train Raid -- Hunting the Buffalo -- Ranald S. Mackenzie and the Red River War -- The Buffalo Slaughter in Texas -- The Hunters War -- The Cow Men -- Making of the Cattle Kingdom -- Goodnight-Loving Trail -- Chisholm Trail -- Western Trail -- Cattle Rusting -- The Seedy Side of Cattle Drives -- Crime, Violence, and Vigilante Justice -- Social Life on the Frontier -- Frontier Failures -- Technology Conquers the Frontier
Control code
54349627
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9781880510834
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004001195
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of L.D. Clark Estate, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-124). Signed by authors. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps

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