Bridwell Texas History Series

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  1. The City in Texas
    Texans love the idea of wide-open spaces and, before World War II, the majority of the state’s people did live and work on the land. Between 1940 and 1950, however, the balance shifted from rural to urban, and today 88... Learn More
    Published: 15th February 2015
    Hardback | £28.99
  2. Texas Takes Wing
    Tracing the hundred-year history of aviation in Texas, aviator and historian Barbara Ganson brings to life the colorful personalities that shaped the phenomenally successful development of this industry in the state. Weaving stories... Learn More
    Published: 6th January 2014
    Hardback | £24.99
  3. Trillin on Texas
    "Yes, I do have a Texas connection, but, as we say in the Midwest, where I grew up, not so's you'd know it." So Calvin Trillin introduces this collection of articles and poems about a place that turns up surprisingly often when... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2011
    Hardback | £17.99
  4. Texas, A Modern History
    Since its publication in 1989, Texas, A Modern History has established itself as one of the most readable and reliable general histories of Texas. David McComb paints the panorama of Lone Star history from the earliest Indians... Learn More
    Published: 15th October 2010
    Paperback | £20.99
  5. Republic of Barbecue
    Winner, Barbara Sudler Award, Colorado Historical Society, 2010It's no overstatement to say that the state of Texas is a republic of barbecue. Whether it's brisket, sausage, ribs, or chicken, barbecue feeds friends while they... Learn More
    Published: 15th October 2009
    Paperback | £17.99
  6. Big Thicket People
    Living off the land—hunting, fishing, and farming, along with a range of specialized crafts that provided barter or cash income—was a way of life that persisted well into the twentieth century in the Big Thicket of southeast... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2008
    Hardback | £24.99