Why Stop?: A Guide to Texas Historical Roadside Markers / Edition 4

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Overview

This fourth edition contains the actual inscriptions on most of Texas' prominent and interesting historical roadside markers.
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When a book hits its fifth edition, as this one has, you know that its authors have staked out a meaningful beat. Betty Dooley Awbrey's guide to Texas roadside markers provides a capsule history of more than 2,500 memorable Lone Star events. Why Stop? contains every word of every roadside marker in this vast state.
The Eagle, Byron, Texas - Donnis Baggett
A great way to enjoy our state's rich history — at 70 miles per hour.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780884152293
  • Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing
  • Publication date: 8/28/1999
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 540
  • Product dimensions: 6.88 (w) x 8.96 (h) x 1.16 (d)

Meet the Author

Betty Dooley Awbrey is a retired educator from San Antonio, Texas, and has been involved in educating gifted and bilingual children for almost 30 years. She updates and expands each new edition since the death of her father, Claude Dooley, who compiled the original more than 25 years ago. He was a retired businessman and entrepreneur from Odessa, Texas.
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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii
About Texas Historical Markers viii
Preface ix
How to Use This Guide x
Texas Roadside Historical Markers (listed alphabetically by nearest city/town) 1
Index 553
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