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Master historian Edwin P. Hoyt depicts with graphic and gripping detail the conflict between revolutionary Texas and the Mexican government determined to rule. In the first paperback edition of a highly acclaimed history, Hoyt describes the well-known historical facts of the revolution, the pivotal siege of the Alamo, and the decisive aftermath, and fills them with new life. By merging a multitude of authoritative accounts of this turbulent period and the bloody clashes that shaped it, Hoyt paints a dynamic portrait of Texas rebels and Mexican authorities locked in a struggle over the fate of an untamed land. Fully illustrated with more than 120 black and white and full color images, The Alamo reveals the entire spectrum of Texas's determined bid for independence. Read of the triumph, passion, and tragedy of the valiant yet doomed defenders of the old Spanish mission.

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Read of the triumph, passion, and tragedy of the valiant yet doomed defenders of the Old Spanish mission.

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Master historian Hoyt depicts with graphic and gripping detail the conflict between revolutionary Texas and the Mexican government, in the first paperback edition of this highly acclaimed history. 120 illustrations.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [182]) and index.

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ISBN:
9780878332885
Author:
Hoyt, Edwin P
Publisher:
Taylor Trade Publishing
Author:
Hoyt, Edwin P.
Author:
Hoyt, Edwin Palmer
Location:
Lanham, Md.
Subject:
History
Subject:
Americas (North Central South West Indies)
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
United States - 19th Century/Old West
Subject:
Alamo (san antonio, tex.)
Subject:
Alamo
Subject:
San Antonio
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.) Siege, 1836.
Subject:
Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.) History.
Subject:
US History-19th Century
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
2432
Publication Date:
20030431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
10.36x7.68x.45 in. 1.25 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Read of the triumph, passion, and tragedy of the valiant yet doomed defenders of the Old Spanish mission.
"Synopsis" by , Master historian Hoyt depicts with graphic and gripping detail the conflict between revolutionary Texas and the Mexican government, in the first paperback edition of this highly acclaimed history. 120 illustrations.
"Synopsis" by , Includes bibliographical references (p. [182]) and index.
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