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The Resource Stand-off in Texas : "Just call me a spokesman for the DPS", Mike Cox

Stand-off in Texas : "Just call me a spokesman for the DPS", Mike Cox

Label
Stand-off in Texas : "Just call me a spokesman for the DPS"
Title
Stand-off in Texas
Title remainder
"Just call me a spokesman for the DPS"
Statement of responsibility
Mike Cox
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A memoir in which the author, chief of media relations for the Texas Department of Public Safety, provides an account of three of the biggest news stories to come out of Texas in the 1990s, including the massacre at Luby's restaurant, the Waco tragedy, and the state's confrontation with the Republic of Texas militia group
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
TxAu
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8145.T4
LC item number
C68 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Stand-off in Texas : "Just call me a spokesman for the DPS", Mike Cox
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-284) and index
Contents
Taking RoweVista -- Normally, Jay Leno's pretty funny -- Just call me a spokesman for the DPS -- A pistol in the mashed potatoes -- Wackos in Waco -- Welcome to Koresh World -- A brief history of the first Republic of Texas -- Old Fort Davis didn't have log walls -- A brief history of the second Republic of Texas -- The siege begins -- The plane leaves at 7:00 in the morning -- Saving America from the new world order tyranny -- This is not the Alamo -- The Terry and Mike show -- The line in the sand -- The republic flag comes down -- Burros and booby traps -- Shots fired! -- Preventing a second disaster -- Silver bullets -- Remembering the Alamo, Killeen, Waco, and Fort Davis -- Follow-up : ROT
Control code
39624185
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 294 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781571682468
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98204456
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Rollo Newsom, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-004). Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Stand-off in Texas : "Just call me a spokesman for the DPS", Mike Cox
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-284) and index
Contents
Taking RoweVista -- Normally, Jay Leno's pretty funny -- Just call me a spokesman for the DPS -- A pistol in the mashed potatoes -- Wackos in Waco -- Welcome to Koresh World -- A brief history of the first Republic of Texas -- Old Fort Davis didn't have log walls -- A brief history of the second Republic of Texas -- The siege begins -- The plane leaves at 7:00 in the morning -- Saving America from the new world order tyranny -- This is not the Alamo -- The Terry and Mike show -- The line in the sand -- The republic flag comes down -- Burros and booby traps -- Shots fired! -- Preventing a second disaster -- Silver bullets -- Remembering the Alamo, Killeen, Waco, and Fort Davis -- Follow-up : ROT
Control code
39624185
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 294 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781571682468
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98204456
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Rollo Newsom, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-004). Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.

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