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Historic Hotels of Texas: A Traveler's Guide

By: Carmack, Liz

Price: $11.50

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press:

Our Product Number: 606193

ISBN: 1585446084

Condition: Fine. 2007. First Edition


272 pages. Txam Travel Guides. From rural towns to mid-size cities to urban metropolises and in every region of the state, more than sixty historic hotels welcome overnight lodgers in Texas. After traveling at least 20,000 miles to visit these unique accommodations first-hand, author Liz Carmack has written the essential guide for anyone looking for out-of-the-ordinary lodging or travel destinations. Historic Hotels of Texas includes detailed profiles of sixty-fou... View more info

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Historic Hotels of Texas: A Traveler's Guide

By: Carmack, Liz

Price: $18.00

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Our Product Number: 607795

ISBN: 1585446084

Condition: Very Good. 2007. First Edition


Inscribed and SIGNED by the AUTHOR on the title page. 253 pages. Txam Travel Guides. Signed by Author View more info

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Historic towns of Texas, Volume II Gonzales - Columbus - Jefferson

By: Davis, Joe Tom

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Austin, TX, Eakin Press:

Our Product Number: 607862

ISBN: 1571680446

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1996


Photographs. 291 pages View more info

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Exploring the Edges of Texas

By: Davis, Walt; Davis, Isabel

Price: $22.95

Publisher: College Station, TX, TAMU Press:

Our Product Number: 607682

ISBN: 1603441530

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2010. First Edition


280 pages View more info

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Paddling the Wild Neches

By: Donovan, Richard M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Our Product Number: 607071

ISBN: 1585444960

Condition: Fine. 2006. First Edition


237 pages. Texas A&M Nature Guides. Signed by Author. From its origins on a sandy hillside in Van Zandt County, the Neches River flows through the heart of East Texas. In its watershed lies some of the wildest country in Texas, tucked amid the remains of one of the finest hardwood forests in the world. With the goal of keeping the Neches flowing free, East Texas native and riverman Richard M. Donovan takes readers canoeing down a two-hundred-mile stretch of the upper Nec... View more info

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Gone for the Day: Family Fun in Central Texas

By: Douglas, Deborah

Price: $6.00

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press:

Our Product Number: 602916

ISBN: 0890966508

Condition: Fine. 1995. First Edition


. 167 pages View more info

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Just Visitin': Old Texas Jails

By: Hall, Joan Upton

Price: $8.45

Publisher: Abilene, TX, State House Press:

Our Product Number: 606277

ISBN: 1933337141

Condition: Near Fine. 2007. First Edition


Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. . 200 pages. The classic board game, Monopoly, doesn't include a jail in its town for nothing. Jails hold a certain awe for most of us, and in the game or in reality, everyone would rather be "just visiting." Whether you call it "hoosegow," "calaboose," "slammer," or "correctional facility," each jail is a backdrop for the personalities and events of its time and place. Sometimes rustic, o... View more info

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A Tour on the Prairies

By: Irving, Washington; edited with an introductory essay by John Francis McDermott

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press:

Our Product Number: 607570

ISBN: 0806119586

Condition: New


258 pages. The Western Frontier Library Series Book 7 View more info

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The Treasures of Galvestion Bay: Facts and Legends of hidden, lost, and buried treasures located in the Galveston Bay area

By: Lewis, Carroll

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Waco, TX, Texian Press:

Our Product Number: 608126

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Chip at bottom of front dustjacket . 1977. First Edition Thus


135 pages View more info

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Big Bend Vistas: A Geological Exploration of the Big Bend

By: MacLeod, William

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Alpine, TX, Texas Geological Press:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Our Product Number: 608172

ISBN: 0972778500

Condition: Very Good. Small sticker removal shadow on cover; "Merry Christmas 2003" at top of title page . 2003


SIGNED by the AUTHOR on the half-title page. 255 pages. Signed by Author View more info

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The Big Bend Country of Texas

By: Madison, Virginia

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, October House:

Our Product Number: 606370

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1968. Revised Edition


Map on endpapers. . 283 pages View more info

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The Wine Roads of Texas: An Essential Guide to Texas Wines and Wineries

By: Marshall, Wes

Price: $10.95

Publisher: San Antonio, Maverick Publishing Co.:

Our Product Number: 605571

ISBN: 1893271439

Condition: Fine. 2007. Second Edition


232 pages. The Wine Roads of Texas is the premier guide to wines made in the nation's fifth-largest wine producing state. In his foreword, Robert Mondavi sees distinct parallels between the wine industries of Napa Valley in the 1950s and Texas today. Actor Fess Parker, a native Texan who remains active in the Fess Parker Winery and Vineyard in the Santa Ynez Valley of California, makes other observations in a second foreword. Notes Parker: "I know that the cha... View more info

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Lone Star Guide to Texas Parks and Campgrounds

By: Miller, George Oxford

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Lanham, MD, Taylor Trade Publishing:

Our Product Number: 605570

ISBN: 1589070089

Condition: Near Fine. 2003. First Edition


264 pages. Lone Star Travel Guide to Texas Parks & Campgrounds. This up-to-date guidebook is just the ticket for campers, hikers, mountain bikers, horseback riders, birdwatchers, nature photographers, and folks who just like to enjoy the outdoors. It offers all the details to every state and national park, recreation area, national forest, and historical park in Texas. Where appropriate, maps are provided to identify specific campsites within the larger parks, and "a... View more info

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The Texas Hill Country Book: A Complete Guide, Third Edition

By: Morris, Eleanor S.

Price: $9.49

Publisher: Lee, MA, Berkshire House Publishers:

Our Product Number: 605572

ISBN: 158157066X

Condition: Near Fine. 2003. Third Edition


320 pages. A Great Destinations Guide. No billboards for miles around! Charming towns, history, art, regional foods, and friendly people beckon tourists from throughout the U.S. to this treasured region. A previous edition of this acclaimed guide to the Hill Country won a Society of American Travel Writers First Place award for the Best Travel Book. Traveling county by county, the author describes each area with a fresh, friendly voice and a keen eye for detail. The guid... View more info

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Official Guide to Texas State Parks

By: Parent, Laurence

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Austin, University of Texas Press:

Our Product Number: 605739

ISBN: 0292765754

Condition: Near Fine. Top of text block is stamped "damaged books" but I don't see the damage . 1997. First Edition


230 pages. Learn about Texas. "This book will be in great demand by travelers, park visitors, and aficionados of Texas landscapes." -- James Wright Steely, Director of National Register Programs, Texas Historical Commission Whether you enjoy looking at scenic landscapes, touring historical sites, camping, fishing, hiking, backpacking, swimming, boating, horseback riding, rock climbing, or almost any other outdoor recreation, there's a state park in Texas where... View more info

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Scenic Driving Texas: Second Edition

By: Parent, Laurence

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Guilford, CT, Falcon Guides:

Our Product Number: 604615

ISBN: 0762730331

Condition: Very Good. 2005. Second Edition


224 pages. Scenic Driving Series. Pack up the car and enjoy thirty-two drives through some of the most spectacular scenery in Texas, where the culture, terrain, and climate are as diverse as the Lone Star State is big. This indispensable highway companion maps out short trips highlighting the treasures of Texas, including ghost towns, missions, lighthouses, caverns, wildflowers, and old general stores. Join nature writer and photographer Laurence Parent on an adventure t... View more info

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Shifra Stein's DayTrips from San Antonio and Austin

By: Permenter, Paris

Price: $5.98

Publisher: Kansas City, MO, Two Lane Press:

Our Product Number: 606015

ISBN: 1878686046

Condition: Very Good. Sunning to spine; inventory dot at top of text block . 1992. First Edition


161 pages. Shifra Stein's Day Trips America View more info

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San Antonio Uncovered

By: Rybczyk, Mark Louis

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Plano, TX, Wordware Publishing:

Our Product Number: 605744

ISBN: 1556221452

Condition: Very Good. 1991. First Edition


290 pages. Uncovered Series City Guides. It has been said that every Texan has two hometowns: his own and San Antonio. Its charm, colorful surroundings, and diverse cultures combine to make the Alamo City one of the most interesting places in Texas and the nation. Few writers have captured the essence of that vibrant city as does Mark Louis Rybczyk in this collection of stories, history, and fascinating facts. Mark examines some of San Antonio’s legends and ghost stor... View more info

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Oklahoma Place Names

By: Shirk, George H.; Wright (Foreword), Muriel H.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press:

Our Product Number: 608645

ISBN: 0806120282

Condition: Fine. 1987. 2nd Revised and Enlarged Edition


268 pages. In this new and enlarged edition of his popular book, the author has added not only a number of new entries but also new information to existing entries. Nearly 3,600 counties, cities, mountains, and lakes are listed alphabetically, with such information as origin of name, date of founding and abandonment of towns, existence of a post office, changes of name, and other pertinent details. The story of its place names shows the entire panorama of Oklahoma histor... View more info

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Roadside Geology of Texas

By: Spearing, Darwin

Price: $13.75

Publisher: Missoula, MT, Mountain Press Publishing Company:

Our Product Number: 605680

ISBN: 087842265X

Condition: Near Fine. 1991


418 pages. Roadside Geology Series. The geologic panorama of Texas is as wide as the state is big, sweeping from volcanic mesas and thrusting mountains in the west to the red canyons of the Panhandle, along tropical sand barriers of the Gulf Coast, and across central limestone plateaus to the hard granitic terrain of central Texas. Learn about the rocks as you come to them--what they are, when they formed, what they mean, and how they fit into the big picture of the geol... View more info