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  • Glider Infantrymanby Donald J. Rich; Kevin William Brooks

    Texas A&M University Press 2011; US$ 19.95

    A member of the famed Screaming Eagles of the 101st Airborne Division, Donald J. Rich went ashore on D-Day at Utah Beach, was wounded in the bloody conflict at Carentan, landed in a flimsy plywood-and-canvas glider on the battlefields of Holland, and survived the grim siege with the "Battling Bastards of Bastogne" during the Battle of the Bulge.... more...

  • Fog at Hillingdonby David K Langford; Rick Bass; Andrew Sansom; Myrna Langford

    Texas A&M University Press 2015; Not Available

    While fog does not come easily or frequently to Central Texas, when it does, it inspires moments of quiet and reflection. David K. Langford captures those moments here in stirring images of the comings and goings of fog on Hillingdon Ranch, family land that has benefited from the stewardship of six generations. These photographs in turn inspired an... more...

  • Echoes of Gloryby Thomas E. Alexander; Dan K. Utley

    Texas A&M University Press 2015; Not Available

    In their previous book,  Faded Glory: A Century of Forgotten Texas Military Sites, Then and Now , historians Thomas E. Alexander and Dan K. Utley chose to go beyond the familiar military sites of Texas?the Alamo or the San Jacinto battlefield, for example?to feature lesser known locations. The book successfully recovered these ?forgotten? arenas for... more...

  • Shipwrecked in Paradiseby Paul F. Johnston

    Texas A&M University Press 2015; Not Available

    The first oceangoing yacht ever built in America, Cleopatra?s Barge , endured many incarnations over her eight-year life, from Mediterranean pleasure cruiser to a Hawaiian king?s personal yacht. The famed ship, at times also a Christian missionary transport, pirate ship, getaway vehicle, instrument of diplomacy, and racing yacht, wrecked on a reef... more...

  • Mexican Inclusionby Matthew Gritter

    Texas A&M University Press 2012; US$ 40.00

    Immigration across the US-Mexican border may currently be a hot topic, but it is hardly a new one. Labor issues and civil rights have been interwoven with the history of the region since at least the time of the Mexican-American War, and the twentieth century witnessed recurrent political battles surrounding the status and rights of Mexican immigrants.... more...

  • Buying Rural Land in Texasby Charles E. Gilliland

    Texas A&M University Press 2012; US$ 25.00

    Whether the prospective buyer is a farmer or rancher looking to expand operations, a sportsman seeking to preserve habitat for wildlife, or a nature enthusiast trying to conserve native flora and fauna, acquiring rural land can be a rollercoaster of exciting and stressful experiences. In Buying Rural Land in Texas: Taking the Right Risk , Charles... more...

  • Militarizing the Borderby Miguel Antonio Levario

    Texas A&M University Press 2012; US$ 38.95

    As historian Miguel Antonio Levario explains in this timely book, current tensions and controversy over immigration and law enforcement issues centered on the US-Mexico border are only the latest evidence of a long-standing atmosphere of uncertainty and mistrust plaguing this region. Militarizing the Border: When Mexicans Became the Enemy , focusing... more...

  • Captain James A. Baker of Houston, 1857-1941by Kate Sayen Kirkland

    Texas A&M University Press 2012; US$ 30.00

    Captain James A. Baker, Houston lawyer, banker, and businessman, received an alarming telegram on September 23, 1900: his elderly millionaire client William Marsh Rice had died unexpectedly in New York City. Baker rushed to New York, where he unraveled a plot to murder Rice and plunder his estate. Working tirelessly with local authorities, Baker... more...

  • The Folly of Jim Crowby Stephanie Cole; Natalie J. Ring; Natalie J. Ring; Melissa Stein; Theda Perdue; Peter Wallenstein; W. Fitzhugh Brundage; Mia Bay; Jane Dailey

    Texas A&M University Press 2012; US$ 30.00

    Although the origins, application, and socio-historical implications of the Jim Crow system have been studied and debated for at least the last three-quarters of a century, nuanced understanding of this complex cultural construct is still evolving, according to Stephanie Cole and Natalie J. Ring, coeditors of  The Folly of Jim Crow:   Rethinking... more...

  • I'll Be Here in the Morningby "Cowboy" Jack Clements; Harold F. Eggers; Brian T. Atkinson

    Texas A&M University Press 2011; US$ 21.95

    The writer of such influential songs as ?Pancho and Lefty,? ?To Live?s to Fly,? ?If I Needed You,? and ?For the Sake of the Song,? Townes Van Zandt exerted an influence on at least two generations of Texas musicians that belies his relatively brief, deeply troubled life. Indeed, Van Zandt has influenced millions worldwide in the years since his death,... more...