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The Resource In the shadow of history, edited by J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright, Harry H. Ransom

In the shadow of history, edited by J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright, Harry H. Ransom

Label
In the shadow of history
Title
In the shadow of history
Statement of responsibility
edited by J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright, Harry H. Ransom
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What society is richer in its folk-lore than our own? This book is a good and true reach down, way down deep into the people's soul, truth and beauty being there
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.2/09764
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
In the shadow of history, edited by J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright, Harry H. Ransom
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint of the 1966 ed. published by Folklore Associates, Hatboro, Pa., which was issued as Publication no. 15 of the Texas Folklore Society
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • by R.B. Blake
  • Inventing stories about the Alamo
  • W.P. Zuber to Charlie Jeffries
  • How Jim Bowie died
  • by Edward G. Rohrbough
  • Anecdotes as sidelights to Texas history
  • by Marcelle Lively Hamer
  • There's a geography of humorous anecdotes
  • by Charles F. Arrowood
  • Folk characters of the sheep industry
  • Folk-lore and tradition in a growing society
  • by Winnifred Kupper
  • The ghost sheep dog
  • by Merrill Bishop
  • The Pastor and the serpent
  • by Dan Storm
  • The Mexican folk version of King Midas
  • by W.A. Whatley
  • Tortilla making
  • by Ruth Dodson
  • Navajo sketches
  • by Radoslav A. Tsanoff
  • by Yanh-Na-Bah
  • The roadrunner in fact and folk-lore
  • by J. Frank Dobie
  • Rose and his story of the Alamo:
  • The line that Travis drew
  • by J. Frank Dobie
  • An escape from the Alamo
  • by W.P. Zuber
  • A vindication of Rose and his story
Control code
6707793
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
iii, 186 pages
Isbn
9780870741739
Lccn
80021632
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Library's copy 1: Gift of Dorothy Kotzur Boone, 2007. Texas State University-San Marcos Alkek Libary bookplate: In memory of Dorothy Kotzur Boone. Hardbound.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Clothbound.
System control number
(OCoLC)6707793
Label
In the shadow of history, edited by J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright, Harry H. Ransom
Publication
Note
Reprint of the 1966 ed. published by Folklore Associates, Hatboro, Pa., which was issued as Publication no. 15 of the Texas Folklore Society
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • by R.B. Blake
  • Inventing stories about the Alamo
  • W.P. Zuber to Charlie Jeffries
  • How Jim Bowie died
  • by Edward G. Rohrbough
  • Anecdotes as sidelights to Texas history
  • by Marcelle Lively Hamer
  • There's a geography of humorous anecdotes
  • by Charles F. Arrowood
  • Folk characters of the sheep industry
  • Folk-lore and tradition in a growing society
  • by Winnifred Kupper
  • The ghost sheep dog
  • by Merrill Bishop
  • The Pastor and the serpent
  • by Dan Storm
  • The Mexican folk version of King Midas
  • by W.A. Whatley
  • Tortilla making
  • by Ruth Dodson
  • Navajo sketches
  • by Radoslav A. Tsanoff
  • by Yanh-Na-Bah
  • The roadrunner in fact and folk-lore
  • by J. Frank Dobie
  • Rose and his story of the Alamo:
  • The line that Travis drew
  • by J. Frank Dobie
  • An escape from the Alamo
  • by W.P. Zuber
  • A vindication of Rose and his story
Control code
6707793
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
iii, 186 pages
Isbn
9780870741739
Lccn
80021632
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Library's copy 1: Gift of Dorothy Kotzur Boone, 2007. Texas State University-San Marcos Alkek Libary bookplate: In memory of Dorothy Kotzur Boone. Hardbound.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Clothbound.
System control number
(OCoLC)6707793

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