Great River: The Rio Grande in North American History, Volume 2

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Rinehart, 1954 - Rio Grande - 1020 pages
A distinguished historian examines the development of the region and surveys the amalgamation of the aboriginal Indian, Spanish, Mexican, and Anglo-American civilizations.

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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 Some of the observations of national character are outdated, but these are obvious and more than made up for by passages of beautiful prose and brilliant storytelling.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

Contents

A Colony for Mexico
453
A Wild Strain
461
Tormented Loyalties
505
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