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In the shadow of history.

J. Frank Dobie

In the shadow of history.

J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright [and] Harry H. Ransom, editors.

by J. Frank Dobie

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Published by Folklore Associates in Hatboro, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Legends -- Texas,
  • Legends -- Southwest, New,
  • Folklore -- Texas.,
  • Anecdotes -- Southwest, New,
  • Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.) -- Siege, 1836

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    SeriesTexas Folk-lore Society. Publications, no. 15
    ContributionsBoatright, Mody Coggin, 1896-, Ransom, Harry Huntt, 1908-1976
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 186 p. illus. ;
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21332655M

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