Elma Dill Russell Spencer Foundation Series

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  1. Mier Expedition Diary
    Few episodes in Texas history have excited more popular interest than the Mier Expedition of 1842. Nineteen-year-old Joseph D. McCutchan was among the 300 Texans who, without the cover of the Lone Star flag, launched their own... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2014
    Paperback | £20.99
  2. The Cypress and Other Writings of a German Pioneer in Texas
    When Hermann Seele anived in New Braunfels in 1845, the raw colony was plagued by poverty, disease, lack of food, and hostile Indians. This personal record of the Germans in Texas shows their evolution from struggling colonists... Learn More
    Published: 6th April 2011
    Paperback | £20.99
  3. Mary Austin Holley
    Mary Austin Holley found life challenging and made it interesting for others. As wife and widow of Horace Holley, eminent orator, clergyman, and educator, and as cousin and friend of Stephen F. Austin, founder of the first Texas... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 1987
    Paperback | £39.00
  4. Texas Graveyards
    Where more poignantly than in a small country graveyard can a traveler fathom the flow of history and tradition? During the past twenty years, Terry G. Jordan has traveled the back roads and hidden trails of rural Texas in search... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 1984
    Paperback | £20.99
  5. Petroleum Politics and the Texas Railroad Commission
    The single most important domestic source of oil and gas is managed by the Texas Railroad Commission. As a result, the Commission has for decades exerted a profound influence on United States and world energy policy. This influence... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 1984
    Paperback | £20.99
  6. Trees of North Texas
    This comprehensive and compact volume is a field guide to all the native and naturalized trees of the north Texas zone, including the Blackland Prairies, the Cross Timbers region, and both the Rolling and High Plains. Here too... Learn More
    Published: 1st September 1982
    Paperback | £39.00
  7. A Journey through Texas; or, a Saddle-Trip on the Southwestern Frontier
    Early in the year 1854 Frederick Law Olmsted, a young New England journalist, crossed the Louisiana border and set off on horseback into the teeth of the Texas winter. In A Journey through Texas he recounts his travels along the... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 1978
    Paperback | £43.00