Stock Image

People and Places in the Texas Past

Welch, June Rayfield (AUTOGRAPHED)

0 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0912854057 / ISBN 13: 9780912854052
Published by G.L.A. Press 3rd printing, Dallas, 1978
Hardcover
Buy Used
Price: US$ 27.50 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.95 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

Offered By

Barbarossa Books Ltd. (IOBA)
Bainbridge Island, WA, U.S.A.

5-star rating

AbeBooks Seller Since November 13, 1998

About this Item

SIGNED BY AUTHOR, viii, 233 p., photos, maps, biblio, notes, index, 4to; Fine/Good dust jacket, coffee cup ring on front of dj. Bookseller Inventory # 14537

Quantity Available: 1

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: People and Places in the Texas Past

Publisher: G.L.A. Press 3rd printing, Dallas

Publication Date: 1978

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

About this title

Synopsis:

People and Places In The Texas Past is about the interesting things that usually fall down between the cracks of Texas history. It deals with Theodore Roosevelt's trip to see Jack Abernathy catch wolves with his bare hands; Bigfoot Wallace chasing buffalo down Austin's Congress Avenue; Josiah Wilbarger's living in spite of the loss of his scalp; Fort Worth real estate man Charles Post, Postum, Post Toasties and General Foods; the Houston Ship Channel and other subjects Texan.

Review:

People and Places In The Texas Past tells such fascinating stories as: The fastastic Spindletop gusher; the genius of Elisabet Ney; Sam Rayburn's half-century of national leadership; the attempts to steal Moses Austin's remains; Wiley Post of Van Zandt County and the first solo flight around the world; the painted rocks of Concho County; the heroism of Major Horace Carswell, Jr. and many more. -- From the publisher

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

A bookstore specializing in Military, Aviation, Western Americana and History, but with a selection of other stock.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

VISA, MasterCard, DiscoverCard, American Express, Cash, Checks, Money Orders,
PayPal (account info@BarbarossaBooks.com). Books returnable within 14 days if not
satisfied.


Shipping Terms:

Orders ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Cash PayPal