Notable Men and Women of Spanish Texas

* Read * Notable Men and Women of Spanish Texas by Donald E. Chipman, Harriett Denise Joseph ✓ eBook or Kindle ePUB. Notable Men and Women of Spanish Texas Winner, Presidio La Bahia Award, Sons of the Republic of Texas, 2000Texas Old Missions and Forts Restoration Association Book Award, the Texas Old Missions and Fort Restoration Association and the Texas Catholic Historical Society, 2001The Spanish colonial era in Texas (1528-1821) continues to emerge from the shadowy past with every new archaeological and historical discovery. In this book, years of archival sleuthing by Donald E. DenisAntonio MargilThe Marqués de AguayoPedro de Ri

Notable Men and Women of Spanish Texas

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Rating : 4.20 (512 Votes)
Asin : 0292712189
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 375 Pages
Publish Date : 2015-09-25
Language : English

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. Chipman is Professor of History at the University of North Texas in Denton.Harriett Denise Joseph is Professor of History at the University of Texas at Brownsville in partnership with Texas Southmost College. Donald E

Winner, Presidio La Bahia Award, Sons of the Republic of Texas, 2000Texas Old Missions and Forts Restoration Association Book Award, the Texas Old Missions and Fort Restoration Association and the Texas Catholic Historical Society, 2001The Spanish colonial era in Texas (1528-1821) continues to emerge from the shadowy past with every new archaeological and historical discovery. In this book, years of archival sleuthing by Donald E. DenisAntonio MargilThe Marqués de AguayoPedro de RiveraFelipe de RábagoJosé de EscandónAthanase de MézièresThe Marqués de RubíAntonio Gil IbarvoDomingo CabelloJosé Bernardo Gutiérrez de LaraJoaquín de ArredondoThe authors also devote a chapter to the women of Spanish Texas, drawing on scarce historical clues to tell the stories of both well-known and previously unknown Tejana, Indian, and African women.. Chipman and Harriett Denise Joseph now reveal the real human beings behind the legendary figures who discovered, explored, and settled Spanish Texas.By combining dramatic, real-life incidents, biographical sketches, and historical background, the authors bring to life these famous (and

Real people - good history! A Customer This book is a series of biographies of people who played important roles in the Spanish Colonial Era in Texas. The authors' thesis was that many different types of people had great impacts on the development of the state. They include saints and sinners, military and religious leaders, and even include a chapter on women. Chipman and Joseph use impresive archival sources to give a largely

No other book is so comprehensive and deals with so many personalities in one place." (Oakah L. "In my knowledge of Spanish Texas and the Spanish Borderlands, there is no other work that covers the topic of this book. Jones, Historian and Professor Emeritus, Purdue University)

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