Sam Houston and the American Southwest

Sam Houston and the American Southwest

by Randolph B. Campbell, Oscar Handlin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0065006887

ISBN-13: 9780065006889

Pub. Date: 01/07/1997

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

This biography explores the life of Sam Houston and his important role in the development of the Southwest. The book examines the actions and ideas of Sam Houston, relating his life to the broader themes and developments of the time in which he lived. For anyone interested in the life of Sam Houston, the history of the American Southwest, or the history of Texas.

Overview

This biography explores the life of Sam Houston and his important role in the development of the Southwest. The book examines the actions and ideas of Sam Houston, relating his life to the broader themes and developments of the time in which he lived. For anyone interested in the life of Sam Houston, the history of the American Southwest, or the history of Texas.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780065006889
Publisher:
Longman Publishing Group
Publication date:
01/07/1997
Series:
Library of American Biography Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
178
Product dimensions:
5.07(w) x 7.78(h) x 0.39(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword.

Preface.

1. “You Shall Hear of Me” .

2. “A Particular Friend of Mine” .

3. “A Voluntary Exile” .

4. “The Finest Country...Upon the Globe” .

5. “If I Err, the Blame Is Mine” .

6. “Perfectly Aware of the Difficulties That Surround Me” .

7. “The Only Man for Texas” .

8. “Annexation to the Mother Country is Assured” .

9. “Stir Not Up Agitation” .

10. “Whipsters and Demagogues” .

A Note on the Sources.

Index.

Course Codes

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