Twenty Texans: Historic Lives for Young Readers

Twenty Texans: Historic Lives for Young Readers

by Betsy Warren

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781885777089
Publisher: Hendrick-Long Publishing Company
Publication date: 03/28/1985
Pages: 124
Sales rank: 1,230,071
Product dimensions: 7.02(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.37(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Learned Rebel From Mexico1
Scholar Who Tamed a Wilderness7
Colorful Commander-in-Chief13
Civilizer on Horseback19
Determined Citizen of the Texas Frontier24
"Mother of Texas"28
Publisher, Inventor, and Patriot33
Pioneering Texas Naturalist38
Hero of the Alamo43
"Texas Forever"49
Young Captive of the Comanches55
Artist Against All Odds60
Cattleman65
Last Great Chief of the Comanches71
Collector of Cowboy Music and Lore77
Admiral From the Hill Country83
"Something More Than a Hound-Dog Man"89
A Real Texan Is President94
The "One-Woman Team" From Texas99
Strong Voice for the Constitution105
Glossary110

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