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Image for A Historical Collection of Hays and Travis Counties

A Historical Collection of Hays and Travis Counties

By: N/A

Price: $97.99

Our Product Number: 607390

Condition: Very Good. Plastic comb binding. Previous owner's name on front cover. 2002


120 pages View more info

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San Saba County Historical Sketchbook

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Our Product Number: 604962

Condition: Very Good. Plastic comb binding


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Portrait of a Border City: Brownsville Texas

By: Adams, William L.; Knopp, Anthony K.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, Eakin Press:

Our Product Number: 608775

ISBN: 1571681744

Condition: Very Good. Personal inscription to previous owner on title page; bend to front cover corner . 1997. First Edition


SIGNED (signature only) by William L. Adams on the title page. 302 pages. Signed by One Author View more info

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Georgetown's Yesteryears: An Oral History Anthology

By: Allen (Ed.), Martha Mitten

Price: $71.00

Publisher: Georgetown, TX, Georgetown Heritage Society:

Our Product Number: 604847

ISBN: 093614906X

Condition: Very Good. Trade Paperback. Moderate edgewear; reading crease to front cover . 1987


133 pages. Sesquicentennial Series View more info

Image for Southwest Flavor:  Adela Amador's tales from the kitchen: recipes and stories from New Mexico Magazine

Southwest Flavor: Adela Amador's tales from the kitchen: recipes and stories from New Mexico Magazine

By: Amador; Adela; [book design and illustrations, Bette Brodsky]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: [Santa Fe, NM?],

Our Product Number: 607479

ISBN: 093720661X

Condition: Fine. 2009


127 pages View more info

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A Long Ride in Texas: The Explorations of John Leonard Riddell

By: Breeden, James O.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: College Station, TX, TAMU Press:

Our Product Number: 605275

ISBN: 089096582X

Condition: As New. Hardcover in As New dust jacket. 1994. First Edition


136 pages. Centennial Series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University. John Leonard Riddell was a medical doctor, geologist, and botanist who traveled from New Orleans through Texas in 1839, surveying the Texas Hill Country for a group of businessmen searching for the lost San Saba silver mine. By joining the expedition, which of course did not find the mine, Riddell became the first trained scientist - preceding even Ferdinand Roerner - to visit the a... View more info

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Gardening With Nature In Texas

By: Breneman, Karen M.

Price: $9.49

Publisher: Plano, TX, Republic of Texas:

Our Product Number: 608363

ISBN: 1556228910

Condition: Fine. 2002. First Edition


246 pages View more info

Image for Brooks County [TX] Elected Officials 1911 - 1978

Brooks County [TX] Elected Officials 1911 - 1978

By: Brooks County Historical Commission

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Brooks County Historical Commission:

Our Product Number: 606672

Condition: Fine. 1979. First Edition


72 pages View more info

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The Big Rich: The Rise and Fall of the Greatest Texas Oil Fortunes

By: Burrough, Bryan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin:

Our Product Number: 605460

ISBN: 0143116827

Condition: Very Good. Trade Paperback. Bookplate inside front cover . 2010. First Paperback Edition


Full number line.. 480 pages. "What's not to enjoy about a book full of monstrous egos, unimaginable sums of money, and the punishment of greed and shortsightedness?" Phenomenal reviews and sales greeted the hardcover publication of The Big Rich, New York Times bestselling author Bryan Burrough's spellbinding chronicle of Texas oil. Weaving together the multigenerational sagas of the industry's four wealthiest families, Burrough brings to life the men kn... View more info

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The Old Home Place: Farming on the West Texas Frontier

By: Caffey, David L.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Burnet, Tex., Eakin Press:

Our Product Number: 606743

ISBN: 0890152837

Condition: Near Fine. Hardcover in Fine dust jacket. Previous owner's name and address stamped on front paste down (hidden by dj flap) . 1981. First Edition


Texas map on end papers . 213 pages. This book might well be called a "living history" of the West Texas farm country. It portrays a bygone culture and illuminates the events of an era, not through a recitation of names and dates, but through the lives of real people who lived the times. The story sweeps across a full century, from the Civil War days preceding when the mainstream had shifted away from the small rural communities and toward the developing cities View more info

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History of Union Mission

By: Cherry, Juanita

Price: $98.76

Publisher: Pryor, OK, Union Mission Chapter of the NSDAR:

Our Product Number: 605047

Condition: Near Fine. Stamped on front pastedown by publisher with previous owner's name and date . 1994. First Edition (?)


215 pages View more info

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Spanish Texas, 1519-1821

By: Chipman, Donald E.; Joseph, Harriett Denise

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press:

Our Product Number: 607810

ISBN: 0292721803

Condition: Fine. Trade Paperback. 2010. Revised Edition


SIGNED by both AUTHORS on title page. 367 pages. Clifton and Shirley Caldwell Texas Heritage. Signed by All Authors. Modern Texas, like Mexico, traces its beginning to sixteenth-century encounters between Europeans and Indians who contested control over a vast land. Unlike Mexico, however, Texas eventually received the stamp of Anglo-American culture, so that Spanish contributions to present-day Texas tend to be obscured or even unknown. The first edition of "Spanish... View more info

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Roadside Geology of Arizona

By: Chronic, Halka

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Missoula, MT, Mountain Press Publishing Company:

Our Product Number: 604449

ISBN: 0878421475

Condition: Near Fine. 1983


No spine crease. Maps, b/w photos, glossary.. 322 pages. The rise of mountains and the spread of deserts has marked the geologic history of Arizona. Landscapes that we see here today are here because of landscapes of the past, and because of tremendous forces deep within the earth, forces that carry continents into collisions and then drag them apart again, forces of heat and pressure and the slow churning boil of the earth's interior. Landscape features result, too, fro... View more info

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Texas Haunted Forts

By: Coleman, Elaine

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Plano, TX, Republic of Texas:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Our Product Number: 607851

ISBN: 1556228414

Condition: Good. Trade Paperback. Coffee(?) stain to the bottom does not affect text.. 2001


Inscribed "Rufus, Boo! Elaine Coleman10-1-03" . 236 pages. Signed by Author. Like sentinels of an era long gone stand the forts of Texas. Their legends are ghostly reminders of a past steeped in history. Near-forgotten tales of life and death on the Texas frontier and mysterious hauntings fill the pages, as well as the history and location of the forts and what can be seen of them today. View more info

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Salt Warriors: Insurgency on the Rio Grande

By: Cool, Paul

Price: $22.95

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

Our Product Number: 606671

ISBN: 160344016X

Condition: As New. Hardcover in As New dust jacket. First Edition


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People of the Red Earth: American Indians of Colorado

By: Crum, Sally

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Santa Fe, NM, Ancient City Press:

Our Product Number: 607125

ISBN: 0941270890

Condition: Very Good. Paperback. 1996. First Paperback Edition


287 pages. Lavishly illustrated with maps, drawings, and historic photographs, People of the Red Earth is the most complete historical guide to Colorado's Indians and a comprehensive guidebook to archeological sites, museums, cultural centers, and other sources of information View more info

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With Santa Anna in Texas: A Personal Narrative of the Revolution

By: de la Pena, Jose Enrique; Perry, Carmen; Crisp, James E.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: College Station, TX, TAMU Press:

Our Product Number: 605280

ISBN: 0890965277

Condition: Fine. (1997) 2008. Expanded, Revised


248 pages. The discovery of an additional week's worth of entries in the diary of José Enrique de la Peña has opened another chapter in the longstanding controversy over the authenticity of the Mexican officer’s account of the Battle of the Alamo.In this expanded edition of With Santa Anna in Texas, Texas Revolution scholar James E. Crisp, who discovered the new diary entries in an untranslated manuscript version of the journal, discusses the history of the de la Pe... View more info

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Dido 1840 1972: One Hundred Thirty Two Years of Community Development

By: Dido Cemetery Association

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, Manney Co:

Our Product Number: 608798

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued. Toning to perimeters of pastedowns and endpapers.. 1972. First Edition


Green cloth with illustration on front cover, two hand-drawn maps showing the cemetery location in Tarrant county,Texas and illustration of Old Dido . 104 pages. Includes Dido Cemetery Association members and burials in Dido cemetery, Indian Creek Cemetery, and Dozier (Harmon) Cemetery View more info

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Oak Cliff [TX]

By: Elliott, Alan C.; Summey, Patricia K.; Kokel, Gayla Brooks

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Charleston, SC,

Our Product Number: 608776

ISBN: 0738570680

Condition: Near Fine. 2009. First Edition


127 pages. Images of America. An advertisement heralded, "Oak Cliff gets its name from the massive oaks that crown the soft green cliffs." Originally called Hord's Ridge for its founder William Henry Hord, the area was purchased by two enterprising developers, Thomas L. Marsalis and John S. Armstrong, and renamed Oak Cliff. Also touted as the "Cambridge of the South," the community flourished until the depression of 1893. The partnership split, and in 190... View more info

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Lone Star: A History of Texas and the Texans

By: Fehrenbach, T. R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Collier Books / Macmillan Pub Co:

Our Product Number: 605742

ISBN: 0020321708

Condition: Very Good. Trade Paperback. (1980) 1991. First Edition Thus


761 pages. Here is an up-to-the-moment history of the Lone Star State, together with an insider's look at the people, politics, and events that have shaped Texas from the beginning right up to our days. Never before has the story been told with more vitality and immediacy. Fehrenbach re-creates the Texas saga from prehistory to the Spanish and French invasions to the heyday of the cotton and cattle empires. He dramatically describes the emergence of Texas as a republic, ... View more info