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Texas.

Author: Stanley Walker
Publisher: New York, Viking Press [1962]
Series: Studio book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A great many extravagant things have been said about Texas, and Stanley Walker admits them all - good and bad - but he does not believe that any individual pronouncement ever has or ever will succeed in summing up the whole story of his native state.
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Genre/Form: Humor
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Walker, Stanley, b. 1898.
Texas.
New York, Viking Press [1962]
(OCoLC)577582217
Online version:
Walker, Stanley, b. 1898.
Texas.
New York, Viking Press [1962]
(OCoLC)607935479
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley Walker
OCLC Number: 1634897
Description: 180 pages illustrations 25 cm.
Contents: 1. What is Texas? 2. Culture vs. "Culchah" 3. Crazy? Could Be 4. Light and Set 5. Bang! Bang! Bang! 6. That Li'l Ole Voice 7. From Chitlin's to Vichysssoise 8. The Rich Have Ice in Summer 9. A Strange Wedge of Real Estate 10. The Demon in God's Country 11. Gallant Knights and Their Ladies 12. Some Gentlemen of the Cloth 13. The Grand Genes of Mr. Tex 14. They Burn, They Freeze, They Drown 15. The Red Gods Still Call 16. From Wigwam to Hacienda 17. Some Call it Flavor 18. Industrialization --
Dream or Threat? 19. Is it Worth Bragging About? 20. Notes Made Under a Mesquite Tree.
Series Title: Studio book.

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A great many extravagant things have been said about Texas, and Stanley Walker admits them all - good and bad - but he does not believe that any individual pronouncement ever has or ever will succeed in summing up the whole story of his native state.

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