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Heroes of Texas. Featuring oil portraits from the Summerfield G. Roberts collection.

Author: Summerfield G Roberts; H Bailey Carroll; Charles B Normann
Publisher: Waco, Texian Press, 1964.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Each biography is a "sketch in words."Why did Travis choose to defend the Alamo to the death? Was Fannin a poor commander and responsible for the death of his men? To know these answers, you must know more of the men involved, more of the times and events that made up this colorful segment in our history.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Stephen F Austin; James Butler Bonham; Jim Bowie; Davy Crockett; William Barret Travis; Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Summerfield G Roberts; H Bailey Carroll; Charles B Normann
OCLC Number: 2396636
Notes: Portraits by Charles B. Normann.
Description: xv, 142 pages illustrations, portraits (some color) 29 cm
Contents: Stephen F. Austin --
James Butler Bonham --
James Bowie --
David Crockett --
James W. Fannin --
Sam Houston --
Mirabeau B. Lamar --
Ben Milam --
William Barret Travis.
Responsibility: Introd. by Evelyn Oppenheimer. Dedication by Paul A. Loftin. Biographies by H. Bailey Carroll [and others.

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Each biography is a "sketch in words."Why did Travis choose to defend the Alamo to the death? Was Fannin a poor commander and responsible for the death of his men? To know these answers, you must know more of the men involved, more of the times and events that made up this colorful segment in our history.

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