The Resource Sam Houston and the Alamo avengers : the Texas victory that changed American history, Brian Kilmeade

Sam Houston and the Alamo avengers : the Texas victory that changed American history, Brian Kilmeade

Label
Sam Houston and the Alamo avengers : the Texas victory that changed American history
Title
Sam Houston and the Alamo avengers
Title remainder
the Texas victory that changed American history
Statement of responsibility
Brian Kilmeade
Title variation
  • Sam Houston & the Alamo avengers
  • Texas victory that changed American history
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In his now trademark fashion, Brian Kilmeade explores hidden aspects of Sam Houston, the first president of Texas, and brings the reader to the scenes of one of the most pivotal moments in American history. Thanks to Kilmeade's storytelling, a new generation of readers will remember the Alamo"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kilmeade, Brian
Dewey number
  • 976.4/04092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F390.H84
LC item number
K55 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Houston, Sam
  • Texas
  • Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.)
  • Governors
  • Legislators
  • Texas
Label
Sam Houston and the Alamo avengers : the Texas victory that changed American history, Brian Kilmeade
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-244) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The lessons of battle -- General Jackson's protégé -- Gone to Texas -- -- "Come and take it" -- Concepción -- A slow siege at the Alamo -- The defenders -- Twelve days of uncertainty -- The massacre -- Bring out the dead -- Houston hears the news -- Fort Defiance -- The Texian exodus -- An army assembles -- The battle at San Jacinto -- "Remember the Alamo!" -- Old Sam Jacinto -- President Sam Houston -- Epilogue: The founding and the founders of Texas
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
272 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780525540533
Lccn
2019022817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • 2019022817
  • (OCoLC)1104215158
Label
Sam Houston and the Alamo avengers : the Texas victory that changed American history, Brian Kilmeade
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-244) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The lessons of battle -- General Jackson's protégé -- Gone to Texas -- -- "Come and take it" -- Concepción -- A slow siege at the Alamo -- The defenders -- Twelve days of uncertainty -- The massacre -- Bring out the dead -- Houston hears the news -- Fort Defiance -- The Texian exodus -- An army assembles -- The battle at San Jacinto -- "Remember the Alamo!" -- Old Sam Jacinto -- President Sam Houston -- Epilogue: The founding and the founders of Texas
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
272 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780525540533
Lccn
2019022817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • 2019022817
  • (OCoLC)1104215158

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