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Isaac's Storm

Isaac's Storm

by Erik Larson

Erik Larson, a contributor to Time magazine, is the author of The Naked Consumer and Lethal Passage (Crown, 1994). His work has appeared in The Atlantic, Harper's, and other national magazines. He lives in Seattle.
The Passage Of Power

The Passage Of Power

by Robert a Caro

For his biographies of Robert Moses and Lyndon Johnson, Robert A. Caro has twice won the Pulitzer Prize for Biography, has three times won the National Book Critics Circle Award, for Best Nonfiction Book of the Year and for Best Biography, and has also won virtually every other major literary honor, including the National Book Award, the Gold Medal in Biography from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and the Francis Parkman Prize, awarded by the Society of American Historians to the book that best... Read more
A White House Diary

A White House Diary

by Lady Bird Johnson

Includes index.
The Texas Rangers

The Texas Rangers

by Mike Cox

"A Tom Doherty Associates book."

Includes bibliographical references and index.
Lone Star Nation

Lone Star Nation

by H W Brands

From bestselling historian and long-time Texan H. W. Brands, a richly textured history of one of the most fascinating and colorful eras in U.S. history--the Texas Revolution and the forging of a new America."For better or for worse, Texas was very much like America. The people ruled, and little could stop them. If they ignored national boundaries, if they trampled the rights of indigenous peoples and of imported bondsmen, if they waged war for motives that started from base self-interest, all this came... Read more
A Texas Ranger

A Texas Ranger

by N A Jennings

Trails and Trials Of a Texas Ranger

Trails and Trials Of a Texas Ranger

by William Warren Sterling

Minding the Store

Minding the Store

by Stanley Marcus

I'Ll Take Texas

I'Ll Take Texas

by Mary Lasswell

Out Of the Old Rock

Out Of the Old Rock

by J Frank Dobie

Diaper Days Of Dallas

Diaper Days Of Dallas

by Ted Dealey

The Blood Of Heroes

The Blood Of Heroes

by James Donovan

A White House Diary

A White House Diary

by Claudia Alta Johnson; Lady Bird Johnson

The Alamo

The Alamo

by John Myers Myers

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One Ranger

by David Marion Wilkinson Joaquin H Jackson

In this adventure-filled memoir, Jackson--who was the inspiration for Nick Nolte's character in the movie "Extreme Prejudice"--recalls what it was like to be the Texas Ranger who responded when riots threatened, violence erupted, and criminals needed to be brought to justice at the Texas-Mexico border from 1966 to 1993.
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Lone Star

by T R Fehrenbach

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Dorothy's World

by Dorothy Howard

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The Passage Of Power

by Robert A Caro

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A Time To Stand

by Walter Lord

Texas Books & Ephemera

Living Sparks Of Life

Living Sparks Of Life

by Reeves, Ernest N, Major

Texas the Lone Star State

Texas the Lone Star State

by Richardson, Rupert Norval

Cannibals and Condos

Cannibals and Condos

by Maril, Robert Lee

Lone Star Nation:  The Epic Story of the Battle for Texas Independence

Lone Star Nation: The Epic Story of the Battle for Texas Independence

by Brands, H. W

New York: Anchor Books. Near Fine. 2005. Trade Paperback. Slight spine crease; Previous owner's name on half title page . 582 pages. In Lone Star Nation , Pulitzer Prize finalist H. W. Brands demythologizes Texas s journey to statehood and restores the genuinely heroic spirit to a pivotal chapter in American history. From Stephen Austin, Texas s reluctant founder, to the alcoholic Sam Houston, who came to lead the Texas army in its hour of crisis and glory, to President Andrew Jackson, whose... Read more
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$11.95
Victorian Lady on the Texas Frontier The Journal of Ann Raney Coleman

Victorian Lady on the Texas Frontier The Journal of Ann Raney Coleman

by Coleman, Ann Raney; King, Richard

Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press. Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket. 1971. Hardcover. The journal of Ann Raney Coleman who came to Texas from England in 1832. She lived through the Texas Revolution and the Civil War. Coleman buried one husband, divorced another, and lived to see her children die. She lived to the age of 87 and made her own living past age 74. Edited by C. Richard King. Book bumped at head of spine. Minor wear to tail of spine. Top page edges lightly soiled. Interior clean... Read more
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$36.00
A History of the JA Ranch

A History of the JA Ranch

by Burton, Harley True

New York: Argonaut Press Ltd.. Near Fine. 1966. Hardcover. Harley True Burton originally wrote this book as his thesis for a Master's degree from the University of Texas in 1927. The original was self published in June, 1927. This listing is for the 1966 reprint published by Argonaut Press. Previous owner name written in blue ink on the front free endpaper. Book is gently bumped at both ends of spine. All four corners lightly rubbed. Book now protected in archival plastic jacket. Ships same or... Read more
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$300.00
Horns

Horns

by McCathern, Gerald

Hereford, Texas: Outlaw Books, 2007. Historical fiction from the Texas Panhandle about the ten year war between the Plains Indians (Comanche, Cheyenne, and Kiowa-Apache), cattle ranchers, and the U.S. Cavalry. Signed by the author with the inscription: "Best wishes from Palo Duro Canyon, Texas." . ISBN: 0965694607. SIGNED. Fourth Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Texas Frontier Cattle Grazing Comanche Indians Plains.
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$18.00
A History of the Perkins School of Theology

A History of the Perkins School of Theology

by Grimes, Lewis Howard; Editred by Roger Loyd

Dallas, Texas: Southern Methodist University Press, 1993. 268 pages with Notes, Bibliography, and Index. History of SMU's school of theology dating back to 1915. Divided into two main periods--before and after 1945, when the school was named the Perkins School of Theology.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine+.
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$17.50
1857 Texas Almanac - 1986 Facsimile Reprint

1857 Texas Almanac - 1986 Facsimile Reprint

Irving, Texas: Glen's Sporting Goods, Inc., 1986. Mild shelf wear. Two facing pages browned from newspaper article laid in. Couple small tears to the top edge of the dust jacket. 1986 facsimile reprint of the 1857 original. Dust jacket art by Bascom Herd.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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$12.00
Texas Tears And Texas Sunshine ( Voices From Frontier Women )

Texas Tears And Texas Sunshine ( Voices From Frontier Women )

by Jo Ella Powell Exley

Texas A&M Univ. Press, 1993. Soft Cover. Very Good. Not Ex-Library Copy.Trade Paperback Edition.Good Copy.Binding Is Solid.Text Unmarked.Not Ex-Library Copy.Corners Slightly Bumped.
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$6.33
Landscapes of Texas: Photographs from Texas Highways Magazine

Landscapes of Texas: Photographs from Texas Highways Magazine

by Graves (introduction), John

College Station: Texas A & M, 1993. Reprint. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 158 pages. 202 color photos show the beauty and diversity of Texas land, with an introduction by John Graves. Fine/Fine. No sign of use or handling. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: B8982.
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$18.50
Alvin, Texas Real Photo Post Card (RPPC): Town View Looking Southwest Circa 1910

Alvin, Texas Real Photo Post Card (RPPC): Town View Looking Southwest Circa 1910

Cy Ho Edge wear and lower-left corner chip. Pinholes each corner. Foxing and staining on the reverse side, postally unused. A rare real photo post card (RPPC) view of Alvin, Texas in Brazoria County from more than a century ago. Prominent in the foreground is a brick building with the sign, E.C. & J.F. Webster, Lands. Across the street is another building with a sign partially obscured, with visible words Alvin Mercantile... Goods, Clothing... Feed, Fertilizer, and Crates. The image fades toward the... Read more
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$125.00
Frontier College: Texas Western at El Paso, the First Fifty Years

Frontier College: Texas Western at El Paso, the First Fifty Years

by Fugate, Francis L

El Paso, Texas: Texas Western Press, University of Texas at El Paso, 1964. Slight rub at the spine ends, else Fine. 162 pages with photos. Signed by the author and the book's designer, Carl Hertzog. In a protective cover.. SIGNED. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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$75.00
Texas Boundaries Evolution of the State's Counties

Texas Boundaries Evolution of the State's Counties

by Gournay, Luke

College Station: Texas A & M University Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. Hardcover. 0890966532 . The history of 254 Texas counties-more than any other State. Still wrapped in original plastic shrink wrap.. Unread. Ships same or next business day. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall .
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$40.00
Larry McMurtry and the West: An Ambivalent Relationship

Larry McMurtry and the West: An Ambivalent Relationship

by Busby, Mark

Denton, Texas: University of North Texas Press, 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarter bound cloth and paper boards. Lean to spine. Tail of spine creased.
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$50.00
Bordertown Revisited El Paso, Texas U. S. A.

Bordertown Revisited El Paso, Texas U. S. A.

by Mangan, Frank

El Paso, Texas: Guynes Press. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1973. Hardcover. "This book is about the people who built their town smack dab in the middle of the sprawling Chihuahuan Desert; the old-timers and the new-comers who got sand in their shoes and never seemed to want to shake it out." Ships same or next business day. Previous owner's information on front free endpaper. Spine is slanted. Minimal edge wear. Overall, pages are clean and tight. Dust jacket protected in... Read more
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$30.00
The Jasper Journal, Vol. I

The Jasper Journal, Vol. I

by Marshall, Nida A

Austin, Texas: Nortex Press, 1993. Small corner crease to the jacket's front flap, otherwise a Fine copy. 372 pages with Bibliography. Endpaper illustrations. Slightly rewritten stories from Nida Marshall's daily five-minute radio broadcasts on the history, memories, and folklore of the Jasper, Texas area. The popular broadcasts started in 1977 and were still running at the time of this book's publication. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.
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$35.00
If These Walls Could Speak  Historic Forts of Texas

If These Walls Could Speak Historic Forts of Texas

by Utley, Robert M. & J. U. Salvant

Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press. Near Fine. 1990. Softcover. 029273865X . Paintings by J. U. Salvant. Stated First Paperback Printing. "A book as lovely as it is accurate and as readable as it is informative." Wonderful watercolors. Ships same or next business day. Tail of spine is bumped, back cover tail corner is lightly creased, free endpaper has remnants of a previous price; otherwise in fine condition. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pages .
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$20.00
Minding the Store: a Memoir

Minding the Store: a Memoir

by Marcus, Stanley

Boston And Toronto: Little, Brown and Company. Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket. c1974. Second Printing. Cloth. 0316546232 . A second printing in Near Fine condition with some page edge soiling and wear around the spine edges in a Very Good- dust-jacket with chipping and tearing to the jacket edges and some rubbing. There is a gift inscription from a previous owner in the front of the book; ; 383 pages .
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$35.00
Home On The Range

Home On The Range

by Lomax, John A

Austin, Texas, 1986. Good. Pamphlet. Introduction by John H. Jenkins.
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$45.00
Time of Upheaval: Excerpts from a Couple's WWII Letters Reveal Life in the Military Service and War-Time Texas

Time of Upheaval: Excerpts from a Couple's WWII Letters Reveal Life in the Military Service and War-Time Texas

by McConnell, Alice Youree

Austin, TX, U.S.A.: Eakin Press, 1989. 252 pages, black and white photos. Jacket protected in a Mylar sleeve.. SIGNED. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine+.
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$25.00
A Line on Texas

A Line on Texas

by Baxter, Norman

Houston: Baxter+korge. Very Good+. 1972. Second Edition. Hardcover. SIGNED by author on full title page. Ships same or next business day. Spine is slightly skewed and loose, light wearing on spine ends, small tan spot on fore-edge of full title page, faint soiling on head edge; overall, pages are clean and tight. No dust jacket. ; Line drawings; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages; Signed by Author .
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$16.00
Eyes of Texas Travel Guide: San Antonio/Border Edition

Eyes of Texas Travel Guide: San Antonio/Border Edition

by Miller, Ray

Houston, Texas: Cordovan Press, 1979. Light edge wear to the dust jacket (a few short, closed tears), protected now in a clear Mylar cover. 250 pages with Index and numerous black and white photos. Signed by the author to the previous owner, whose embossed seal appears under the signature. Five sections: San Antonio Area, Laredo and the Lower Border, Del Rio and the Middle Border, West of the Pecos, and Native Plants.. SIGNED. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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$10.00
Centennial Reflections: The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

Centennial Reflections: The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

1991. Book in slipcase, which shows some mild wear. Book is in fine condition.. Hard Cover. Fine.
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$25.00
El Jardin: Birds Sing in Texas

El Jardin: Birds Sing in Texas

by Selle, Ralph A

Houston, Texas: Outdoor Nature Club, 1934. Several pinholes around the spine. Slight evidence of a label removed from the spine and remnants of a card pocket inside the rear cover, otherwise no library markings. Pencil notation to the endpapers. 186 pages with Index, Who's Who In Houston Ornithology, and an ad for another book by the author. The author's Note page, preceding the Contents page, states that El Jardin is Spanish for "the garden" and refers to El Jardin Ranch and El... Read more
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$25.00
The First 100 Years in Cooke County.

The First 100 Years in Cooke County.

by Smith, A. Morton

The Naylor Company. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1998. Facsimile. Hardcover. Book is clean and tight. Facsimile 2nd printing 1998 of the history of Cooke County, Texas through 1948. I would say this is a gift quality copy with the dust jacket in a mylar cover. Gainesville, Muenster Texas; 8.50 X 5.50 X 1.40 inches; 290 pages .
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$50.00