Texas History

Texas History

by Mary Dodson Wade
     
 

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Who were the European explorers and settlers of Texas, and why did they come?

How did Mexico's independence from Spain affect the development of Texas?

You can find the answers to these questions in Texas History. This book contains fascinating historical facts that tell the story of the state of Texas. Inside, you will find information about the first American

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Who were the European explorers and settlers of Texas, and why did they come?

How did Mexico's independence from Spain affect the development of Texas?

You can find the answers to these questions in Texas History. This book contains fascinating historical facts that tell the story of the state of Texas. Inside, you will find information about the first American settlers in Texas and what drove them to declare their independence from Mexico. You will learn about Texas's role in the Mexican War and the Civil War. And, you'll learn how cowboys and oil welts came to shape the economy and image of the Lone Star State.

Heinemann State Studies takes an in-depth look at each state. The series provides information about the state's industry, climate, history, native peoples, and plants and animals. With the aid of maps, graphs, clear text, and more, this series is the essential resource for state studies.

Inside each book you will find:

maps to help you find your way around Texas

colorful photographs that let you experience the beauty of the state

a glossary, index, and list of further resources to help you learn additional information about Texas

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403426963
Publisher:
Heinemann Raintree
Publication date:
01/28/2003
Series:
Heinemann State Studies
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
7.58(w) x 10.36(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
8 - 10 Years

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