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Sleuthing the Alamo : Davy Crockett's last stand and other mysteries of the Texas Revolution, James E. Crisp

Label
Sleuthing the Alamo : Davy Crockett's last stand and other mysteries of the Texas Revolution
Title
Sleuthing the Alamo
Title remainder
Davy Crockett's last stand and other mysteries of the Texas Revolution
Statement of responsibility
James E. Crisp
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This text employs a particular archival 'find' in each chapter to show how the meaning of the Texas Revolution, and especially the Alamo battle, cannot be understood without examining the construction of the histories and myths about the birth of the Texas Republic
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
F390
LC item number
.C79 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
New narratives in American history
Label
Sleuthing the Alamo : Davy Crockett's last stand and other mysteries of the Texas Revolution, James E. Crisp
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-201)
Contents
Sam Houston's speechwriters -- With Santa Anna in Texas -- Looking for Davy -- The paintbrush and the knife
Control code
54960634
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xviii, 201 p., 4 p. of plates
Isbn
9780195163490
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2004049255
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Betsy Moon, 2009 (Access. No. 2010-077). Markings by Molly. Items laid in: 1 notecard listing pages marked with post-it notes; 1 artwork post-it note. With dust jacket.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)54960634
Label
Sleuthing the Alamo : Davy Crockett's last stand and other mysteries of the Texas Revolution, James E. Crisp
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-201)
Contents
Sam Houston's speechwriters -- With Santa Anna in Texas -- Looking for Davy -- The paintbrush and the knife
Control code
54960634
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xviii, 201 p., 4 p. of plates
Isbn
9780195163490
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2004049255
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Betsy Moon, 2009 (Access. No. 2010-077). Markings by Molly. Items laid in: 1 notecard listing pages marked with post-it notes; 1 artwork post-it note. With dust jacket.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)54960634

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