skip to content
Life and achievements of Sam Houston : hero and statesman Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Life and achievements of Sam Houston : hero and statesman

Author: C Edwards Lester
Publisher: New York : Hurst, ©1883.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This is the first biography of Houston, in large part autobiographical.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lester, C. Edwards (Charles Edwards), 1815-1890.
Life and achievements of Sam Houston.
New York : Hurst, ©1883
(OCoLC)656925401
Named Person: Sam Houston; Sam Houston
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C Edwards Lester
OCLC Number: 3339706
Description: 242 pages, [1] leaf of plates : portrait ; 16 cm
Contents: Start in life --
Life as a soldier --
He becomes a lawyer --
He enters public life --
His Indian life resumed --
Texas-The new field --
Elected Commander-in-chief of the Armies of Texas --
Texas victorious in her first campaign --
Texas an independent state --
Preparing for San Jacinto --
The Battle of San Jacinto --
The victor and the captive --
Farewell to his army --
President of the Republic of Texas --
Administration --
Releasing Santa Anna --
Houston's annexation policy --
Close of his first administration --
As a legislator --
Second term --
Appeal to the great powers --
Annexation --
Sagacity of Houston's diplomacy --
In the National Senate --
At home.
Responsibility: by C. Edwards Lester.

Abstract:

This is the first biography of Houston, in large part autobiographical.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/3339706> # Life and achievements of Sam Houston : hero and statesman
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "3339706" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11619645#Person/houston_sam_1793_1863> ; # Sam Houston
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/923.273/> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/30337897> ; # Sam Houston
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1883" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/33244551> ; # Charles Edwards Lester
    schema:datePublished "1883" ;
    schema:description "This is the first biography of Houston, in large part autobiographical."@en ;
    schema:description "Start in life -- Life as a soldier -- He becomes a lawyer -- He enters public life -- His Indian life resumed -- Texas-The new field -- Elected Commander-in-chief of the Armies of Texas -- Texas victorious in her first campaign -- Texas an independent state -- Preparing for San Jacinto -- The Battle of San Jacinto -- The victor and the captive -- Farewell to his army -- President of the Republic of Texas -- Administration -- Releasing Santa Anna -- Houston's annexation policy -- Close of his first administration -- As a legislator -- Second term -- Appeal to the great powers -- Annexation -- Sagacity of Houston's diplomacy -- In the National Senate -- At home."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/11619645> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/656925401> ;
    schema:name "Life and achievements of Sam Houston : hero and statesman"@en ;
    schema:productID "3339706" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/3339706#PublicationEvent/new_york_hurst_1883> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11619645#Agent/hurst> ; # Hurst
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/3339706> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11619645#Person/houston_sam_1793_1863> # Sam Houston
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1793" ;
    schema:deathDate "1863" ;
    schema:familyName "Houston" ;
    schema:givenName "Sam" ;
    schema:name "Sam Houston" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/30337897> # Sam Houston
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1793" ;
    schema:deathDate "1863" ;
    schema:familyName "Houston" ;
    schema:givenName "Sam" ;
    schema:name "Sam Houston" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/33244551> # Charles Edwards Lester
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1815" ;
    schema:deathDate "1890" ;
    schema:familyName "Lester" ;
    schema:givenName "Charles Edwards" ;
    schema:givenName "C. Edwards" ;
    schema:name "Charles Edwards Lester" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/656925401>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Life and achievements of Sam Houston." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/3339706> ; # Life and achievements of Sam Houston : hero and statesman
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.