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Lone star rising : the revolutionary birth of the Texas Republic, William C. Davis

Label
Lone star rising : the revolutionary birth of the Texas Republic
Title
Lone star rising
Title remainder
the revolutionary birth of the Texas Republic
Statement of responsibility
William C. Davis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the whirlwind of revolutions in the Americas, the Texas Revolution stands at the confluence of northern and southern revolts. On the battlefield and in the political aftermath, settlers from the United States struggled with those who brought revolutionary ideas from Latin America and arms from Mexico. In the midst of the conflict stood the Tejanos who had made Texas home for generations
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.4/03
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F390
LC item number
.D2757 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Lone star rising : the revolutionary birth of the Texas Republic, William C. Davis
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip068/2006004972.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Free Press, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-340) and index
Contents
"Cast in a contentious crowd" -- Bad causes and bad men -- "The labyrinth of trouble and vexation" -- "What will become of Texas?" -- "Confusion doubly confounded" -- "We shall give them hell if they come here" -- "Smoke forced into a bee hive" -- Dark schemes -- "Victory or death" -- Atmosphere devilish dark -- "Do you feel like fighting?" -- "The utmost confusion and rebellion" -- "Our course is onward."
Control code
64084523
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
xi, 354 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781585445325
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006004972
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)64084523
Label
Lone star rising : the revolutionary birth of the Texas Republic, William C. Davis
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip068/2006004972.html
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Free Press, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-340) and index
Contents
"Cast in a contentious crowd" -- Bad causes and bad men -- "The labyrinth of trouble and vexation" -- "What will become of Texas?" -- "Confusion doubly confounded" -- "We shall give them hell if they come here" -- "Smoke forced into a bee hive" -- Dark schemes -- "Victory or death" -- Atmosphere devilish dark -- "Do you feel like fighting?" -- "The utmost confusion and rebellion" -- "Our course is onward."
Control code
64084523
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
xi, 354 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781585445325
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006004972
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)64084523

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