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The Resource The gates of the Alamo, a novel by Stephen Harrigan

The gates of the Alamo, a novel by Stephen Harrigan

Label
The gates of the Alamo
Title
The gates of the Alamo
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Stephen Harrigan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A full-scale fictional chronicle centered around the fall of the Alamo bristles with historical figures, including Jim Bowie, Santa Anna, and Davy Crockett, among others, as it provides a dramatic re-creation of an event that shaped the history and identity of Texas
Summary
A fictional chronicle centered around the fall of the Alamo provides a dramatic re-creation of an event that shaped the history and identity of Texas
Award
  • Western Heritage Award for Outstanding Western Novel, 2001.
  • Spur Award for Best Novel of the West (Long Novel), 2001.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
032507
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harrigan, Stephen
Dewey number
813.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Revolution (Texas : 1835-1836)
  • Siege of The Alamo (San Antonio, Texas : 1836)
  • Sieges
  • Sieges
  • Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.)
  • Texas
  • Texas
  • Texas
Target audience
adult
Label
The gates of the Alamo, a novel by Stephen Harrigan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published as hardcover: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2000
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 578-580)
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
1794500
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage Books edition.
Extent
579 pages
Isbn
9780525431817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780525431817
  • (OCoLC)952546906
Label
The gates of the Alamo, a novel by Stephen Harrigan
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published as hardcover: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2000
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 578-580)
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
1794500
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage Books edition.
Extent
579 pages
Isbn
9780525431817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780525431817
  • (OCoLC)952546906

Library Locations

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