- 0 Results
Lowest price: € 28.18, highest price: € 62.83, average price: € 48.09
1
Order
at AbeBooks.co.uk
£ 35.55
(aprox. € 41.11)
Shipment: € 13.071
OrderSponsored link
Greene, A. C.:

Sketches from the Five States of Texas (Wardlaw Books) - Paperback

1998, ISBN: 0890968535

[EAN: 9780890968536], Used, good, [SC: 13.07], [PU: Texas A&M University Press], A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean an… More...

NOT NEW BOOK. Shipping costs: EUR 13.07 GF Books, Inc., Hawthorne, CA, U.S.A. [64674448] [Rating: 5 (of 5)]
2
Order
at AbeBooks.co.uk
£ 24.37
(aprox. € 28.18)
Shipment: € 65.371
OrderSponsored link

Greene, A. C.:

Sketches from the Five States of Texas (Wardlaw Books) - Paperback

1998, ISBN: 0890968535

[EAN: 9780890968536], Used, good, [SC: 65.37], [PU: Texas A&M University Press], HPB, Connecting readers with great books since 1972! Used books may not include companion materials, and m… More...

NOT NEW BOOK. Shipping costs: EUR 65.37 HPB-Diamond, Dallas, TX, U.S.A. [65445012] [Rating: 5 (of 5)]
3
Sketches from the Five States of Texas (Wardlaw Books) - Greene, A. C.
Order
at amazon.com
$ 49.99
(aprox. € 50.03)
Shipment: € 16.961
OrderSponsored link
Greene, A. C.:
Sketches from the Five States of Texas (Wardlaw Books) - First edition

1998

ISBN: 9780890968536

Paperback

Texas A&M University Press, Paperback, Auflage: 1st Edition, 200 Seiten, Publiziert: 1998-11-01T00:00:01Z, Produktgruppe: Book, 0.32 kg, Verkaufsrang: 3558246, State & Local, United State… More...

Shipping costs:Real shipping costs can differ from the ones shown here. (EUR 16.96)
4
Order
at alibris.com
€ 62.83
OrderSponsored link
Greene, A. C.:
Sketches From the Five States of Texas (Wardlaw Book) - Paperback

1998, ISBN: 9780890968536

Paperback, Great customer service. You will be happy!, Used, very good, P02, [PU: Texas A&M University Press]

  - Shipping costs:plus shipping costs booklab
5
Sketches from the Five States of Texas (Wardlaw Book) - Greene, A. C.
Order
at AbeBooks.com
€ 58.32
Shipment: € 16.251
OrderSponsored link
Greene, A. C.:
Sketches from the Five States of Texas (Wardlaw Book) - Paperback

1998, ISBN: 0890968535

[EAN: 9780890968536], New book, [PU: Texas A&M University Press], Brand New!

  - NEW BOOK. Shipping costs: EUR 16.25 Save With Sam, North Miami, FL, U.S.A. [65537386] [Rating: 5 (of 5)]

1As some platforms do not transmit shipping conditions to us and these may depend on the country of delivery, the purchase price, the weight and size of the item, a possible membership of the platform, a direct delivery by the platform or via a third-party provider (Marketplace), etc., it is possible that the shipping costs indicated by find-more-books.com / find-more-books.com do not correspond to those of the offering platform.
Details of the book
Sketches from the Five States of Texas (Wardlaw Books)

When veteran columnist A. C. Greene turns his eyes on Texas, he sees a variety of experiences and a scope of history that fascinate the rest of us. Under its annexation terms, Texas is allowed to divide itself into as many as six states. While that is not ever likely to happen, Greene masterfully shows that several cultural states do exist within the one political entity of Texas—and have throughout the state’s history.

Greene has a wide-ranging curiosity about the “facts” of Texas history: what lies behind them, what quirks of human nature they reveal, how the people who lived them might have experienced them, roads not taken, and why things have come to be as they are. His historical writing has helped make Texas’ past accessible and even interesting to the public for over forty years.

Spotlighting individuals, places, and events that make for distinctiveness, Sketches from the Five States of Texas features oddities and little-known facts that present a kind of “history-within-history.” Several sketches look at inventions or innovations, such as plows and Other pieces focus on historic moments: the first long distance telephone service; the last messenger from the Alamo. Transportation is a theme that runs through this book: trains, planes (including a box-kite contraption), early automobiles and roads, and steamboats, ice boats, and war boats. Place names get attention, too: peculiar names, unexpected sources, and long-lost places. Naturally, the wars of Texas are also covered: the Revolution, the Indian wars, the Civil War, and the Texas Navies.

The pieces in this collection originated, for the most part, in Greene’s popular Dallas Morning News columns; several sketches and all the regional introductions are completely new. Aficionados of Texas history will already know some of what they read here, but they will not know all of it. Greene’s nuggets of history will inform and entertain a wide reading public. They represent A. C. Greene at his best and most engaging—and the states of Texas at th

Details of the book - Sketches from the Five States of Texas (Wardlaw Books)


EAN (ISBN-13): 9780890968536
ISBN (ISBN-10): 0890968535
Paperback
Publishing year: 1998
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
200 Pages
Weight: 0,322 kg
Language: eng/Englisch

Book in our database since 2007-03-19T23:59:11-04:00 (New York)
Detail page last modified on 2022-09-05T19:10:32-04:00 (New York)
ISBN/EAN: 0890968535

ISBN - alternate spelling:
0-89096-853-5, 978-0-89096-853-6


More/other books that might be very similar to this book

Latest similar book:
9780890968420 Sketches from the Five States of Texas (Greene, A. C.)


< to archive...