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Shadow on the Alamo

Harvey Katz

Shadow on the Alamo

new heroes fight old corruption in Texas politics.

by Harvey Katz

  • 255 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas,
  • Texas.
    • Subjects:
    • Political corruption -- Texas.,
    • Texas -- Politics and government -- 1951-

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF391.2 .K3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 298 p.
      Number of Pages298
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5117047M
      LC Control Number74189971

        So I checked whenever I looked out. No shadows. Supposedly at one time, a grove of cottonwoods grew nearby, hence the name, since Alamo is Spanish for Cottonwood. Formal name is San Antonio de Valero Mission, and its purpose—long before its cornerstone was set in —was a place to convert Indians to Christianity and to educate them. In the Shadow of the Alamo (Book): Garland, Sherry: Conscripted into the Mexican Army, fifteen-year-old Lorenzo Bonifacio makes some unexpected alliances and learns some harsh truths about General Santa Ana as the troops move toward the Battle of the Alamo.

      An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. In the shadow of the Alamo; by Lewis, Paul Aloysius, [from old catalog] Publication date Publisher San Antonio, Alamo printing company Collection. From the New York Times bestselling coauthor of A Higher Call, an up-close-and-personal account of the Alamo Scouts in World War II. Determined to retake the Philippines ever since his ignominious flight from the islands in , General Douglas MacArthur needed a first-rate intelligence-gathering unit.

      Garland, Sherry. In the Shadow of the Alamo. San Diego: Harcourt, c p.; hardcover ISBN $ Publisher’s recommendation: ages 10 and up.   "the government does not allow any building around it to cast a shadow on the Alamo which is regarded as a sacred shrine by Texans, proud to have been an independent republic for 10 years before it joined the United States".


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"In the Shadow of the Alamo" was one of the books on my son's "Summer Required Reading List." My son was dreading having to read it at first, but after he started reading it, he couldn't put it down. "In the Shadow of the Alamo", is an adventure packed novel about a fifteen year old who is forced to join General Santa Anna's army after his Reviews: 7.

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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ Author: Harvey Katz. In the Shadow of the Alamo book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Fifteen-year-old Lorenzo Bonifacio never intended to be a /5. Fifteen-year-old Lorenzo Bonifacio never intended to be a soldier.

But when the "soldados" raid his tiny Mexican village, Lorenzo finds himself forced to join General Santa Anna's army all because of the pesky goatherd Catalina and the haughty Esteban Equivel, son of the wealthiest landowner in the under wing by the Shadow on the Alamo book Sergeant Ildefonso, Lorenzo.

Great book. This book has shown a much different light on how the war was. I normally just hear about the American side and how good they were, but not how the Mexicans had to walk so far. This book has taught me more than almost any other book about the Alamo.

It is a great read.5/5(1). The custodian of the Alamo: I The present.-Sister Genevieve.-Juna of the mission de la Conception.-The old priest of San Francisco de la Espada.-Tommy Huntress.-Phillipa, the chili queen.-The red rose of San Jose.

In the Shadow of the Alamo This interesting Short Story Collection was written by Clara Driscoll in All of her stories in this collection take place in the vicinity of the Alamo, a place Clara Driscoll was very passionate about. The daughter of a wealthy Texas rancher and businessman, she was well educated and spoke several : Linda Pendleton, Clara Driscoll.

In Shadows In The Jungle it tells the story of an elite intelligence unit named the Alamo Scouts, made up of the most elite soldiers in all military branches that preform the most dangerous of task such as recon on Japanese-held islands and assess enemy locations, conditions, morale, troop strength, and rescue missions and while they do all 4/5(34).

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In the Shadow, of the Alamo (Classic Reprint) Paperback – Novem by Clara Driscoll (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ — Paperback "Please retry" $/5(3). James Clinton Neill could be the unsung hero of the Alamo and the battle for Texas Independence.

It was his failure to obey Sam Houston's command to abandon the Alamo that left Texians in the mission and gave Texans their cradle of was on leave when the Alamo fell to Santa Anna. Larry Alexander has chosen to build his rousing war narrative "Shadows In the Jungle" around those Alamo Scouts.

Alexander's book tells us pacific war adventure stories straight from the missions carried out by Gen. Kruegar's Alamo Scouts (named for the shrine in. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA Boxid_2 CH Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II City San Diego Donor allen_countydonation.

In the Shadow of the Alamo This interesting Short Story Collection was written by Clara Driscoll in All of her stories in this collection take place in the vicinity of the Alamo, a place Clara Driscoll was very passionate about. The daughter of a wealthy Texas rancher and businessman, she was well educated and spoke several languages.

Honor thy Father, by Gay Talese. first edition. Shadow on the Alamo, new heroes fight old corruption in Texas Politics. by Harvey Katz. first edition. How to Cope with Cope. the political operations of organized labor, by Terry Catchpole.

Get this from a library. In the shadow of the Alamo. [Paul Aloysius Lewis] -- This book is a collection of poems written for the San Antonio Bicentenary and dedicated to the Alamo.

Full text of "In the shadow of the Alamo" See other formats. IN THE SHADOW OF THE ALAMO By Clara Driscoll Author of " The Girl of La Gloria," etc. Illustrated by Florence Eagar G. PUTNAM'S SONS NEW YORK & LONDON Cbc Knickerbocker press COPYRIGHT, i:v CLARA DRISCOLL Ubc ttntcfcerbocfccr Crew, flew JJorb To MRS.

Katz, Harvey: Book Shadow on the Alamo. New Heroes Fight Old Corruption in Texas Politics by H Katz revd by M Waldron. This interesting Short Story Collection was written by Clara Driscoll in All of her stories in this collection take place in the vicinity of the Alamo, a place Clara Driscoll was very passionate about.

The daughter of a wealthy Texas rancher and businessman, she became known as the "Savior of the Alamo," in her efforts to save the Alamo. in the shadow of the alamo Originally published in This volume from the Cornell University Library's print collections was scanned on an APT BookScan and .British musician Phil Collins has been obsessed with the Alamo since he was a child.

InCollins donated his $15 million trove of artifacts to the Alamo. The Phil Collins Collection includes Bowie knives, Davy Crockett’s leather bullet pouch, a Mexican army helmet, Spanish swords, flintlock pistols and dozens of historical documents.Title: Shadow Visits The Alamo Catalogue Number: Barcode: Format: BOOK Condition: New SKU: Missing Information?

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