The Resource Echoes of glory : historic military sites across Texas, Thomas E. Alexander and Dan K. Utley

Echoes of glory : historic military sites across Texas, Thomas E. Alexander and Dan K. Utley

Label
Echoes of glory : historic military sites across Texas
Title
Echoes of glory
Title remainder
historic military sites across Texas
Statement of responsibility
Thomas E. Alexander and Dan K. Utley
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In their previous book, Faded Glory: A Century of Forgotten Texas Military Sites, Then and Now, historians Thomas E. Alexander and Dan K. Utley chose to go beyond the familiar military sites of Texas-the Alamo or the San Jacinto battlefield, for example-to feature lesser known locations. The book successfully recovered these "forgotten" arenas for tourists and preservationists alike. Alexander and Utley now return with Echoes of Glory, and the result is another impressive catalogue that highlights the hidden gems of Texas history. Echoes of Glory explores two dozen rarely discussed but equally
Cataloging source
P@U
Dewey number
355.009764
Index
index present
LC call number
F387
LC item number
.A525 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Echoes of glory : historic military sites across Texas, Thomas E. Alexander and Dan K. Utley
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Presidio de San Sabá: 1752-1772 -- Fort Terán: 1831-1834 -- Fort Anáhuac: 1831-1835 -- Graves of American Revolution veterans in Texas: eighteenth and nineteenth centuries -- The river forts: 1848-1947 -- Fort Ewell: 1852-1854 -- Fort Mason: 1851-1869 -- Fort Phantom Hill: 1851-1875 -- United States San Antonio Arsenal: 1859-1976 -- The "battle of Adams Hill": May 9, 1861 -- Wartime cloth manufacturing, Texas penitentiary, Huntsville: 1861-1865 -- Fort Magruder: 1863-1864 -- Custer's march through Texas: 1865-1866 -- Camp Meyers: 1880-1884 -- Fort D.A. Russell: 1911-1945 -- Penn Field: 1918 -- Johnson's Ranch Airport: 1929-1943 -- Arledge Field: 1941-1944 -- Camp Barkeley: 1941-1945 -- Big Spring Army Air Field: 1942-1946 -- Pampa Army Air Field: 1942-1945 -- Port Aransas and coastal defenses: 1942-1944 -- Atlas ICBMs: 1961-1965 -- Naval Air Station, Ingleside (homeport): 1985-2010 -- Epilogue: the good with the bad
Control code
ocn913914790
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781623493387
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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.b33243311
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)913914790
  • pebcs1623493382

Library Locations

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