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What was the Alamo?

Author: Pam Pollack; Meg Belviso; David Groff
Publisher: New York, New York, USA : Grosset & Dunlap, an Imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc., [2013]
Series: What was--
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Two hundred Americans held off more than two thousand soldiers of the Mexican Army for twelve days before defeat. Only two Texans survived. The siege was a crucial turning point in the Texas Revolution, and led to the creation of the Republic of Texas. How many kids even knew there was a Republic of Texas? Now they will! With 80 black-and-white illustrations throughout and a sixteen-page black-and-white photo  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pollack, Pam.
What was the Alamo?
(DLC) 2013024810
(OCoLC)830367568
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Pam Pollack; Meg Belviso; David Groff
ISBN: 9780698159723 0698159721
OCLC Number: 860836976
Description: 1 online resource (108 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, maps.
Series Title: What was--
Responsibility: by Pam Pollack and Meg Belviso ; illustrated by David Groff.

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"Two hundred Americans held off more than two thousand soldiers of the Mexican Army for twelve days before defeat. Only two Texans survived. The siege was a crucial turning point in the Texas Revolution, and led to the creation of the Republic of Texas. How many kids even knew there was a Republic of Texas? Now they will! With 80 black-and-white illustrations throughout and a sixteen-page black-and-white photo insert, young readers will relive the battle at the Alamo!"--

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