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Amon Carter : A Lone Star Life

Author: Brian Cervantez
Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first in-depth, scholarly biography of this outsize character and civic booster, Amon Carter: A Lone Star Life chronicles a remarkable life and places it in the larger context of state and nation.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Cervantez, Brian.
Amon Carter.
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 2019
(DLC) 2018032839
(OCoLC)1051138805
Named Person: Amon Giles Carter; Amon Giles Carter
Material Type: Biography, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Cervantez
ISBN: 9780806163291 0806163291
OCLC Number: 1089126462
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Last of the empire builders --
The formative years --
Building a media empire --
Laying the foundations for political success --
For the exclusive benefit of Fort Worth --
Waterways, airways, oil production, and the home front --
Triumphs and trials in peace and war --
The final decade.
Responsibility: Brian A. Cervantez ; foreword by Bob Ray Sanders.

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The first in-depth, scholarly biography of this outsize character and civic booster, Amon Carter: A Lone Star Life chronicles a remarkable life and places it in the larger context of state and nation.

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