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... where for his convenience should he need it stood the only bridge over any
watercourse between him and the Brazos— was quiet. It seemed the first day in
months to allow soldiers to go about little chores for themselves. Some built lean-
Like all generations, those of the early republic went in for rages and fads oi
belief that seemed to enlighten the people even while giving them a thin authority
in obscure affairs, which they could display with elegance. Among the most ...
Hundreds of Mexicans and Indians trailed along after the Army, and seemed "
well pleased with the change of government." At Albuquerque the General called
on Mrs. Manuel Armijo, who seemed to be "a good-looking woman and rather ...
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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 Some of the observations of national character are outdated, but these are obvious and more than made up for by passages of beautiful prose and brilliant storytelling.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
A Colony for Mexico
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