The Resource The lure of Texas, by Robert D. Morritt

The lure of Texas, by Robert D. Morritt

Label
The lure of Texas
Title
The lure of Texas
Statement of responsibility
by Robert D. Morritt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book affords the reader an in-depth history of Texas from the earliest Paleographical era, providing details of the occupation of Texas by Spain, France and Mexico, and gives the reader contemporary accounts of battles and incursions leading up to th
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
976.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F389
LC item number
.M67 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The lure of Texas, by Robert D. Morritt
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 424-435)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS; FOREWORD; PREFACE; PRE-COLUMBIAN HISTORY; SPANISH TEXAS; FRAY MARCOS OF NIZA, 1539; QUIVIRA; FRENCH AND SPANISH INTERESTS; LA SALLE; FRENCH PRESENCE; SPANISH AND FRENCH -- ESTABLISHMENT OF MISSIONS; THE FRENCH AT RED ROVER; MISSIONS ATTACKED BY COMANCHES AND ALLIES; MEXICAN WAR OF INDEPENDENCE; ANGLO-AMERICAN COLONIZATION; PROPOSED COLONIZATION OF TEXAS; FORT ANAHUAC; FORT LIPANTITLAN; FORT TENOXTITLAN; FORT TERAN; OLD STONE FORT; THE ALAMO; HENRY PERRY -- FILIBUSTER; HISTORY OF THE STATE OF TEXAS; EARLY EUROPEAN EXPLORATION; FRENCH COLONIZATION OF TEXAS, 1684-1689
  • MATILDA LOCKHART -- INDIAN CAPTIVEBUFFALO HUMP; PETA NOCONA; JOSE MARIA (ANDARKO); BOWL; TEXAS JACK; JOSEFA RODRIGUEZ (CHIPITA); FAMOUS TEXANS; APPENDIX; HISPANIC TEXIAN PATRIOTS; PUBLIC OPINION IN TEXAS PRECEDING THE REVOLUTION; COLUMBIA RESOLUTIONS 23RD JUNE 1835; THE REPUBLIC OF THE RIO GRANDE IN 1840; MIER AND SOMERVELL EXPEDITIONS IN 1842; PRESIDIO LA BAHIA (SITE OF THE GOLIAD MASSACRE); SOURCES
  • NICHOLAS W. EASTLAND AND CAPT. HORTON'S TROOPWILLIAM LOCKHART HUNTER; THE ESCAPE OF KENTUCK; AN ACCOUNT OF THE GOLIAD MASSACRE, BY MAJOR MILLER'S SECRETARY; FANNIN'S RETREAT AND THE BATTLE OF COLETO (AN ACCOUNT BY MS. CASH); FANNIN AND HIS COMMAND; THE ALAMO; THE APACHE WARS; EL PASO -- LOCAL HISTORY, 1540 -1821; EARLY TIMES IN TEXAS, OR THE ADVENTURES OF JACK DOBELL; EDWARD BURLESON; STEPHEN FULLER AUSTIN; MIRABEAU BUONAPARTE LAMAR; DAVID (DAVY) CROCKETT; JAMES (JIM) BOWIE; 'BIG FOOT' WALLACE; CYNTHIA ANN PARKER -- INDIAN CAPTIVE; REBECCA JANE GILLILAND FISHER -- INDIAN CAPTIVE
  • SPANISH TEXAS, 1690-1821ESTABLISHMENT OF THE MISSIONS, 1718-1719; MEXICAN CONTROL OF TEXAS, 1821-1836; ANGLO-AMERICAN IMMIGRATION -- RESTRICTIONS; THE PRECURSOR TO REVOLT; INSURRECTION OF 1832; TEXAS WAR OF INDEPENDENCE; THE TEXAS REVOLUTION; THE TEXAS OFFENSIVE; THE BRIEF BATTLE OF LIPANTITLAN; SIEGE OF BEXAR; SANTA ANNA'S OFFENSIVE; GOLIAD CAMPAIGN; TEXAN FORCE AND THE BATTLE OF REFUGIO; BATTLE OF COLETO; THE GOLIAD MASSACRE; SURVIVORS ACCOUNTS OF GOLIAD; THE ANGEL OF GOLIAD -- FRANCITA ALAVEZ; REMINISCENCES OF ANDREW BOYLE; DILLARD COOPER'S REMEMBRANCES OF THE FANNIN MASSACRE
Control code
ocn828869788
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 435 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443827737
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613142252
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
314225
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b28559873
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)828869788
  • acaebk1283142252

Library Locations

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