Muddy Banks

By: Tolliver, Ruby C.

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Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ Dust Jacket


A twelve-year-old runaway slave is torn between desire for freedom and affection for the woman who has protected him, as the impending Battle of Sabine Pass threatens to engulf their part of Texas. This absorbing novel highlights an amazing but often overlooked battle in Texas history when a company of forty-one Irishmen, one cavalry surgeon, and one young engineer captured six hundred prisoners and two gunboats and sent an armada of twenty-seven Union ships fleeing. Inscribed to "three terrific girls", one of which owned this book and wrote her name on the front pastedown..DJ lightly edgeworn. ; A Chaparral book Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 151 pages; 30550; Signed by Author

Title: Muddy Banks

Author Name: Tolliver, Ruby C.

Categories: Signed Books,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Texas Christian University Press,U.S.: 1987

ISBN Number: 0875650627

ISBN Number 13: 9780875650623

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ Dust Jacket

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30550

Keywords: TEXAS Coast Slavery HISTORICAL Sabine Pass Confederacy Union Ships,