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Texas Society Of The National Society Daughters Of The American Revolution, 1990 Directory

By: Johnson, Mrs. Hubert E. , State Registrar

Price: $30.00  $25.50

Publisher: Daughters of the American Revolution: 1990

Seller ID: 13901

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Centennial publication, the 1990 directory of the members of the DAR of Texas. Blue boards, gilt title cover and spine. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 772 pages; 13901 View more info

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Latin Americans in Texas

By: Kibbe, Pauline R.

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: University of New Mexico Press: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 30579

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


How do Texas' more than a million inhabitants of Mexican descent make their living? Why don't they get an even break in education? What are they up against in their every day sanitation, housing and health problems. What of the matter of discrimination? These and scores of other highly controversial subjects are discussed by Pauline R. Kibbe, executive secretary of Texas' Good Neighbor Commission, in this brilliant, challenging expose of the Latin American's inequitable ... View more info

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Just As We Were: A Narrow Slice Of Texas Womanhood

By: Mackintosh, Prudence

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: University of Texas Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 16660

ISBN: 0292752008

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


In thirteen essays, the author offers a wry, insider's look at the coming-of-age of (the) blueblooded Texas woman as she lived it, from summer camp in the Texas Hill Country to sorority membership to the Junior League. When a Texas debutante bows her forehead to the floor in the famous "Texas dip," society columnists all across the country speculate interminably over what it is that sets Texas women apart. But really, how could they know? Even women born and bred... View more info

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Just As We Were: A Narrow Slice Of Texas Womanhood

By: Mackintosh, Prudence

Price: $20.00  $17.00

Publisher: University of Texas Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 31215

ISBN: 0292752008

Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket


In thirteen essays, the author offers a wry, insider's look at the coming-of-age of (the) blueblooded Texas woman as she lived it, from summer camp in the Texas Hill Country to sorority membership to the Junior League. When a Texas debutante bows her forehead to the floor in the famous "Texas dip," society columnists all across the country speculate interminably over what it is that sets Texas women apart. But really, how could they know? Even women born and bred... View more info

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Mexican-Americans Of South Texas Case Studies in Anthropology

By: Madsen, William

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 12791

Condition: Very Good


Contents: culture conflict; immigration and the lower class; witchcraft; folk psychotherapy, etc. Small closed tear on front cover and very minor edgewear. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 112 pages; 12791 View more info

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The Texas Experience Published for the Texas Committee for the Humanities

By: McDonald, Archie P.

Price: $21.00  $17.85

Publisher: Texas A & M Univ Press: 1986

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 30947

ISBN: 0890962812

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Crinkle on DJ. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 180 pages; 30947 View more info

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Bigmama Didn't Shop At Woolworth's

By: Nash, Sunny

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A & M University Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition; 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 28294

ISBN: 0890967164

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Small crinkles to DJ. ; Wardlaw Book Series; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 186 pages; 28294 View more info

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The First Bulldogger

By: O'Brien, Esse Forrester

Price: $25.00  $21.25

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, Naylor Co: 1961

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 29482

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


From the foreword: Nobody will ever know the real story of the Cowboy-West who doesn't know the story of Bill Pickett. His skin was black but his soul was white, and he was a man's man in a man's country. Memories of him as an individual, as a man, as a representative of his race, and as part of the warp and woof of the frontier, deserve to live on, not just as long as rodeoing shall endure...Mrs. O'Brien has, indeed, done a superb job in erecting this literary memorial ... View more info

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A Death In Texas, A Story Of Race, Murder And A Small Town's Struggle For Redemption

By: Temple-Raston, Dina

Price: $12.00  $10.20

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt and Co.: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 28593

ISBN: 0805066527

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


From the initial investigation through the trials and their aftermath, A Death in Texas tells the story of the infamous Byrd murder as seen through the eyes of enlightened Sheriff Billy Rowles. What he sees is a community forced to confront not only a grisly crime but also antebellum traditions about race. Drawing on extensive interviews with key players, journalist Dina Temple-Raston introduces a remarkable cast of characters, from the baby-faced killer, Bill King, to J... View more info