The History of Texas (5th ed.)

by Robert A. Calvert, Arnoldo De Leon, Gregg Cantrell

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  • 1118617924
  • 9781118617731
  • 9781118617922
  • 9781118617878
The History of Texas is fully revised and updated in this fifth edition to reflect the latest scholarship in its coverage of Texas history from the pre-Columbian era to the present.

  • Fully revised to reflect the most recent scholarly findings
  • Offers extensive coverage of twentieth-century Texas history
  • Includes an overview of Texas history up to the Election of 2012
  • Provides online resources for students and instructors, including a test bank, maps, presentation slides, and more

  • Wiley; November 2013
  • ISBN: 9781118617922
  • Edition: 5
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: The History of Texas
  • Author: Robert A. Calvert (other); Arnoldo De Leon (other); Gregg Cantrell (other)
  • Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1118617924
  • 9781118617731
  • 9781118617922
  • 9781118617878

About The Author

Robert A. Calvert, a fifth-generation Texan, was Professor of History at Texas A&M University, where he taught for more than twenty-five years. He received his B.A. and M.A. degrees from the University of North Texas and his Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin. A former President of the Texas State Historical Association as well as a Fellow and Honorary Life Member of that organization, Dr. Calvert wrote or edited numerous books and articles, most of them on Texas history.

Arnoldo De León is C. J. "Red" Davidson Professor of History at Angelo State University, Texas. He is the author of several works on Texas and Mexican American history, among them The Tejano Community: 1836–1900 (1982, 1997); Mexican Americans in Texas: A Brief History (1993, 1999, 2009); Racial Frontiers: Africans, Chinese, and Mexicans in Western America, 1848–1890 (2002); and editor of War Along the Border: The Mexican Revolution and Tejano Communities (2012); and co-author of North to Aztlán: A History of Mexican Americans in the United States (2006). His numerous awards and distinctions include selection as Fellow of the Texas State Historical Association and membership in the Texas Institute of Letters. He was the recipient, in 2013, of the National Association of Chicana and Chicano Studies' (Texas Foco) Premio Estrella de Aztlán Lifetime Achievement Award.

Gregg Cantrell is the Erma and Ralph Lowe Chair in Texas History at Texas Christian University. He is the author or editor of numerous works on Texas history, including Lone Star Pasts: Memory and History in Texas (2007), Stephen F. Austin, Empresario of Texas (1999), and Feeding the Wolf: John B. Rayner and the Politics of Race (2001). He is a member of the Texas Institute of Letters and Fellow of the Texas State Historical Association, of which he served as president, 2013–2014.

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1118617924
  • 9781118617731
  • 9781118617922
  • 9781118617878