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El Mesquite

A Story of the Early Spanish Settlements Between the Nueces and the Rio Grande, As Told by "LA Posta Del Palo Alto" (Rio Grande/Rio Bravo, No. 4)

by Elena Zamora O"Shea

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Texas A&M University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • Ethnic studies,
  • Local history,
  • Social history,
  • Frontier and pioneer life,
  • Folklore,
  • Hispanic Americans In The U.S.,
  • Fiction - Historical,
  • Spanish Americans,
  • Fiction,
  • Texas,
  • Historical - General,
  • Ethnic relations,
  • Pioneers

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLeticia M. Garza-Falcon (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8218278M
    ISBN 100890969663
    ISBN 109780890969663
    OCLC/WorldCa44541761

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Frank Dobie’s classic account of the same locale, ‘A Vaquero of the Brush County.’Brand: Texas A&M University Press. The open country of Texas between the Nueces River and the Rio Grande was sparsely settled through the nineteenth century, and most of the settlers who did live there had Hispanic names that until recently were rarely admitted into the pages of Texas history.

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