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The high water lasted all summer between Camargo and the sea. Regular
navigation was more difficult farther upstream, though later in the year the Major
Brown arrived at Laredo with supplies for a new army station there; but before
Now at Camargo when all the energy of the army was needed for the coming
campaign in the interior, hundreds of men said goodbye and returned downriver
on the steamboats that were headed for the Gulf to bring up more troops and ...
Given such differences, the conference at Camargo, with its delicate issues of
command prerogative, the distribution of troops and the opportunity for victory,
seemed likely to be difficult. And there was even one further bone of contention ...
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A leisurely, comprehensive, and novelistic history of New Mexico and Texas from the earliest times up to the Mexican revolution. Some of the observations of national character are outdated, but these are obvious and more than made up for by passages of beautiful prose and brilliant storytelling. Read full review
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