9780882959948

The Texas Heritage

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  • ISBN13:

    9780882959948

  • ISBN10:

    0882959948

  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2003-01-20
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Summary

Featuring four entirely new essays as well as new maps, photographs, an appendix, and a comprehensive index, this latest edition of a popular text considers the history of Texas from the pre-Columbian period to the present. A thoughtful balance of sequential and topical chapters, this engaging and affordable book -- useful as a reader or a core text -- remains a favourite of student readers and instructors alike.

Table of Contents

List of Contributors
v
Introduction xi
American Indians in Texas
3(20)
Mark Daniel Barringer
Spain's Cultural Legacy in Texas
23(16)
Felix D. Almaraz, Jr.
Anglo-American Arrival in Texas
39(20)
Archie P. McDonald
Texas Independence
59(14)
Archie P. McDonald
The Republic of Texas
73(14)
Stanley Siegel
Statehood, 1845--1860
87(18)
Michael L. Collins
Change and Continuity in Texas during the Civil War and Reconstruction
105(16)
Alwyn Barr
Texas Transformed, 1874--1900
121(20)
Donald R. Walker
Progressivism in Texas
141(22)
Norman D. Brown
Texas from Depression through World War II, 1929--1945
163(20)
Ben Procter
Modern Texas: The Political Scene since 1945
183(22)
Kenneth E. Hendrickson, Jr.
A People with Many Histories: Mexican Americans in Texas
205(20)
Arnoldo De Leon
The Civil Rights Movement in Texas
225(22)
Robert A. Calvert
Women in Texas: A Pioneer Spirit
247(24)
Linda S. Hudson
The Cattle Frontier in Texas
271(16)
Eddie Weller
The Oil and Gas Industry in Texas
287(22)
George N. Green
The Texas Rangers: An Overview
309(12)
Ben Procter
Sports in Texas
321(28)
James W. Pohl
Appendix 349(4)
Index 353

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