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"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
TEFBT
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 2019b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Houston, Sam
  • Texas
  • Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.)
  • Governors
  • Legislators
  • Texas
  • Large type books
Label
Sam Houston and the Alamo avengers : the Texas victory that changed American history, Brian Kilmeade
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
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
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
381 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780593152270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • on1112072928
  • (OCoLC)1112072928
Label
Sam Houston and the Alamo avengers : the Texas victory that changed American history, Brian Kilmeade
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
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
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
381 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780593152270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • on1112072928
  • (OCoLC)1112072928

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