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By the twentieth of March all enemy forces operating on the Guadalupe and San
Antonio rivers were taken, and a force of prisoners numbering over three
hundred, including the Texan commander Fannin, was under guard at Goliad.
Word of ...
The Governor rode forward to the prisoners showing all his hearty charm. Without
dismounting he shook their hands— the prisoners were roped together— called
them "friends," and remarking that he had been informed of their capture, asked ...
Salazar, coming to make his report to him, proudly stated that he had delivered
every prisoner safely but five who had died ... and held Salazar for the murder of
three of the men, and for an accounting of what he had stolen from the prisoners.
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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 Some of the observations of national character are outdated, but these are obvious and more than made up for by passages of beautiful prose and brilliant storytelling.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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