Coverart for item
The Resource The conquest of the West, by Walter F. McCaleb

The conquest of the West, by Walter F. McCaleb

Label
The conquest of the West
Title
The conquest of the West
Statement of responsibility
by Walter F. McCaleb
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
978
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The conquest of the West, by Walter F. McCaleb
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The Louisiana Purchase -- The Floridas and boundaries -- Tejas (Texas) of the Spaniards -- Filibustering is begun -- Texas and the Mexican Revolution -- Colonization of Texas -- Grounds for war -- The conflict inevitable -- The fall of the Alamo -- From the Alamo to San Jacinto -- The aftermath -- Recognition of Texas independence -- Embroilment over annexation -- Sparring for time -- Rumors and intrigues -- The dilemma -- Annexation -- Towards war with Mexico -- The fuse of war -- The Oregon fiasco -- Clashes on the Rio Grande -- New Mexico and California -- The capture of Monterrey -- Muddling through Buena Vista -- Vera Cruz to Cerro Gordo -- The capture of the capital -- Chaotic conditions -- The treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
Control code
479011
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 336 pages
Lccn
47011952
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilfred and Bridget Webb, 1993 (SW Writers Access. No. 93-092).
  • Library{u2019}s copy 3 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Clothbound.
Other physical details
maps
Label
The conquest of the West, by Walter F. McCaleb
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The Louisiana Purchase -- The Floridas and boundaries -- Tejas (Texas) of the Spaniards -- Filibustering is begun -- Texas and the Mexican Revolution -- Colonization of Texas -- Grounds for war -- The conflict inevitable -- The fall of the Alamo -- From the Alamo to San Jacinto -- The aftermath -- Recognition of Texas independence -- Embroilment over annexation -- Sparring for time -- Rumors and intrigues -- The dilemma -- Annexation -- Towards war with Mexico -- The fuse of war -- The Oregon fiasco -- Clashes on the Rio Grande -- New Mexico and California -- The capture of Monterrey -- Muddling through Buena Vista -- Vera Cruz to Cerro Gordo -- The capture of the capital -- Chaotic conditions -- The treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
Control code
479011
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 336 pages
Lccn
47011952
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilfred and Bridget Webb, 1993 (SW Writers Access. No. 93-092).
  • Library{u2019}s copy 3 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Clothbound.
Other physical details
maps

Library Locations

    • The Wittliff CollectionsBorrow it
      601 University Drive, 7th Floor, San Marcos, TX, 78666, US
      29.888873 -97.943078
Processing Feedback ...