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A Texas sampler : historical recollections

Author: Lisa Waller Rogers
Publisher: Lubbock : Texas Tech University Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a tribute to the remarkable people who settled Texas. See the past through the eyes of a German farmwife, a slave, a Comanche chief and others.
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Genre/Form: History
Sources
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Texas sampler.
Lubbock : Texas Tech University Press, 1998
(OCoLC)988860940
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Waller Rogers
ISBN: 0896723933 9780896723931
OCLC Number: 39217521
Description: x, 158 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Contents: The weepers and the wailers --
The Mission San Sabá --
The ghost of Jean Lafitte --
Black pelican soup --
The garden spot of the world --
The weak never started --
The jolly flatboatmen --
The murders of Haggett and Williams --
Victory or death! --
The runaway scrape --
The battle of Plum Creek --
The black bean lottery --
A Comanche village --
A Tonkawa feast --
Lipan grove --
The street life of old San Antone --
Frontier cuisine --
Woman's work --
Home alone --
Going visiting --
The fiddler --
The fandango --
Brit Bailey --
Stagecoach Inn --
The extraordinary Texas horny toad --
Hog-killing time --
Two boys and a panther --
Mustang catching --
Cynthia Ann Parker --
The hanging of Bob Augustin --
My slave days --
A man with a conscience.
Responsibility: [compiled by] Lisa Waller Rogers.

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This is a tribute to the remarkable people who settled Texas. See the past through the eyes of a German farmwife, a slave, a Comanche chief and others.

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