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The Resource I would rather sleep in Texas : a history of the lower Rio Grande valley and the people of the Santa Anita Land Grant, Mary Margaret McAllen Amberson, James A. McAllen and Margaret H. McAllen

I would rather sleep in Texas : a history of the lower Rio Grande valley and the people of the Santa Anita Land Grant, Mary Margaret McAllen Amberson, James A. McAllen and Margaret H. McAllen

Label
I would rather sleep in Texas : a history of the lower Rio Grande valley and the people of the Santa Anita Land Grant
Title
I would rather sleep in Texas
Title remainder
a history of the lower Rio Grande valley and the people of the Santa Anita Land Grant
Statement of responsibility
Mary Margaret McAllen Amberson, James A. McAllen and Margaret H. McAllen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This superb work of history tells the story of the Lower Rio Grande Valley and the people who struggled to make this daunting land their home. Spanish conquistadors and Mexican revolutionaries, cowboys and ranchers, Texas Rangers and Civil War generals, entrepreneurs and empire builders are all a part of this centuries-long saga, thoroughly researched and skillfully presented here
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
178038
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Amberson, Mary Margaret McAllen
Dewey number
976.4/492
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McAllen, James A
  • McAllen, Margaret H
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gómez family
  • Lower Rio Grande Valley (Tex.)
  • Santa Anita Land Grant (Tex.)
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Pioneers
  • Lower Rio Grande Valley (Tex.)
  • Lower Rio Grande Valley (Tex.)
  • Gómez family
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Pioneers
  • Texas
  • Texas
  • Santa Anita Land Grant (Tex.)
  • United States, Texas, Hidalgo
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a history of the lower Rio Grande valley and the people of the Santa Anita Land Grant
Label
I would rather sleep in Texas : a history of the lower Rio Grande valley and the people of the Santa Anita Land Grant, Mary Margaret McAllen Amberson, James A. McAllen and Margaret H. McAllen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 617-636) 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
Control code
ocm50205725
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 655 pages
Isbn
9780876111864
Lccn
2002073956
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)50205725
Label
I would rather sleep in Texas : a history of the lower Rio Grande valley and the people of the Santa Anita Land Grant, Mary Margaret McAllen Amberson, James A. McAllen and Margaret H. McAllen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 617-636) 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
Control code
ocm50205725
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 655 pages
Isbn
9780876111864
Lccn
2002073956
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)50205725

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