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The Resource The blood of heroes : the 13-day struggle for the Alamo-- and the sacrifice that forged a nation, James Donovan

The blood of heroes : the 13-day struggle for the Alamo-- and the sacrifice that forged a nation, James Donovan

Label
The blood of heroes : the 13-day struggle for the Alamo-- and the sacrifice that forged a nation
Title
The blood of heroes
Title remainder
the 13-day struggle for the Alamo-- and the sacrifice that forged a nation
Statement of responsibility
James Donovan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the valiant fight by two hundred Americans in an abandoned mission near San Antonio, Texas, against the Mexican Army
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.4/03
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F390
LC item number
.D66 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The blood of heroes : the 13-day struggle for the Alamo-- and the sacrifice that forged a nation, James Donovan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue -- The Hotspur -- "O! He Has Gone to Texas" -- "The Celebrated Desperado" -- "The Burly Is Begun" -- The Army of the People -- The Battle of Béxar -- "A Mere Corral and Nothing More" -- The Napoleon of the West -- The Backwoodsman -- The Road to Béxar -- "Circunvalado" -- "I Am Besieged" -- "This Time You May See Some Blood" -- "Devlish Dark" -- "His Excellency Expects Every Man to Do His Duty" -- "That Terrible Bugle Call of Death" -- The Bleeding Country -- "The Marrow Bone of Texas" -- Last Rites -- Afterword: Moses Rose and the Line
Control code
sky245241033
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 500 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316053747
Lccn
2011050067
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The blood of heroes : the 13-day struggle for the Alamo-- and the sacrifice that forged a nation, James Donovan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue -- The Hotspur -- "O! He Has Gone to Texas" -- "The Celebrated Desperado" -- "The Burly Is Begun" -- The Army of the People -- The Battle of Béxar -- "A Mere Corral and Nothing More" -- The Napoleon of the West -- The Backwoodsman -- The Road to Béxar -- "Circunvalado" -- "I Am Besieged" -- "This Time You May See Some Blood" -- "Devlish Dark" -- "His Excellency Expects Every Man to Do His Duty" -- "That Terrible Bugle Call of Death" -- The Bleeding Country -- "The Marrow Bone of Texas" -- Last Rites -- Afterword: Moses Rose and the Line
Control code
sky245241033
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 500 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316053747
Lccn
2011050067
Other physical details
ill., maps

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