The Resource Texas independence, by Andrew Jackson Houston

Texas independence, by Andrew Jackson Houston

Label
Texas independence
Title
Texas independence
Statement of responsibility
by Andrew Jackson Houston
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A history of Texas
Cataloging source
AZS
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • plans
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Texas independence, by Andrew Jackson Houston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Five hundred copies have been autographed by the author of which this is [unnumbered]"--T.p. verso
  • Map on front endpaper
  • "General Houston's Report of the Battle of San Jacinto"--P. 289-293
  • Includes index
Contents
The Anglo-American colonists -- Colonial Texas under the Mexican governments -- The Fredonians -- The administration of Guadalupe Victoria -- Combats and conventions -- The consultation -- The campaign against Bexar -- The provisional government -- The Matamoros Expedition -- Houston goes to the frontier -- Fannin's movement toward Matamoros -- The reckless advance of Johnson and Grant -- The Independence Convention -- Santa Anna's invasion of Texas -- Houston's plan of campaign -- Fannin's fight -- Houston resumes his retrograde movement -- Santa Anna's invasion of the colonies -- Houston's march to intercept Santa Anna -- The Battle of San Jacinto -- Filisola's disasterous retreat -- The civil government in charge -- The first election by the people -- The Republic -- Operations of the Texan Navy -- Retrospect
Control code
9091865
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
De luxe ed.
Extent
300 p., [7] leaves of plates
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Signed by author. Cover chipped and worn at corners. Leatherbound.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Signed by author. Inscribed: G.E. Ransleben, 2/27/48. Inscribed: Theodore Roosevelt, 3/14/40 (in Roosevelt's hand?). Hardbound.
Other physical details
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Label
Texas independence, by Andrew Jackson Houston
Publication
Note
  • "Five hundred copies have been autographed by the author of which this is [unnumbered]"--T.p. verso
  • Map on front endpaper
  • "General Houston's Report of the Battle of San Jacinto"--P. 289-293
  • Includes index
Contents
The Anglo-American colonists -- Colonial Texas under the Mexican governments -- The Fredonians -- The administration of Guadalupe Victoria -- Combats and conventions -- The consultation -- The campaign against Bexar -- The provisional government -- The Matamoros Expedition -- Houston goes to the frontier -- Fannin's movement toward Matamoros -- The reckless advance of Johnson and Grant -- The Independence Convention -- Santa Anna's invasion of Texas -- Houston's plan of campaign -- Fannin's fight -- Houston resumes his retrograde movement -- Santa Anna's invasion of the colonies -- Houston's march to intercept Santa Anna -- The Battle of San Jacinto -- Filisola's disasterous retreat -- The civil government in charge -- The first election by the people -- The Republic -- Operations of the Texan Navy -- Retrospect
Control code
9091865
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
De luxe ed.
Extent
300 p., [7] leaves of plates
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Signed by author. Cover chipped and worn at corners. Leatherbound.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Signed by author. Inscribed: G.E. Ransleben, 2/27/48. Inscribed: Theodore Roosevelt, 3/14/40 (in Roosevelt's hand?). Hardbound.
Other physical details
ill.

Library Locations

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