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The Resource I would rather sleep in Texas : a history of the lower Rio Grande valley and the people of the Santa Anita Land Grant, Mary Margaret McAllen Amberson, James A. McAllen and Margaret H. McAllen

I would rather sleep in Texas : a history of the lower Rio Grande valley and the people of the Santa Anita Land Grant, Mary Margaret McAllen Amberson, James A. McAllen and Margaret H. McAllen

Label
I would rather sleep in Texas : a history of the lower Rio Grande valley and the people of the Santa Anita Land Grant
Title
I would rather sleep in Texas
Title remainder
a history of the lower Rio Grande valley and the people of the Santa Anita Land Grant
Statement of responsibility
Mary Margaret McAllen Amberson, James A. McAllen and Margaret H. McAllen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This superb work of history tells the story of the Lower Rio Grande Valley and the people who struggled to make this daunting land their home. Spanish conquistadors and Mexican revolutionaries, cowboys and ranchers, Texas Rangers and Civil War generals, entrepreneurs and empire builders are all a part of this centuries-long saga, thoroughly researched and skillfully presented here
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.4/492
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F392.R5
LC item number
A48 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
I would rather sleep in Texas : a history of the lower Rio Grande valley and the people of the Santa Anita Land Grant, Mary Margaret McAllen Amberson, James A. McAllen and Margaret H. McAllen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published by the Texas State Historical Association in cooperation with the Center for Studies in Texas History at the University of Texas at Austin"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [617]-636) and index
Control code
50205725
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xii, 655 p.
Isbn
9780876111864
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002073956
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2003. Signed by author. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
I would rather sleep in Texas : a history of the lower Rio Grande valley and the people of the Santa Anita Land Grant, Mary Margaret McAllen Amberson, James A. McAllen and Margaret H. McAllen
Publication
Note
"Published by the Texas State Historical Association in cooperation with the Center for Studies in Texas History at the University of Texas at Austin"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [617]-636) and index
Control code
50205725
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xii, 655 p.
Isbn
9780876111864
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002073956
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2003. Signed by author. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps

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