Stephen Austin and the Founding of Texas

The Library of American Lives and Times

In a time where thousands pushed westward to find their fortune, Stephen Austin went west to found a colony. The fierce struggle between Austin's settlers and the Mexican government would lead to the birth of Texas and countless stories of heroes and heroism. Jailed by Mexican authorities, Austin fought a long, bitter struggle for the survival of Texas. Many may not know that Austin's dream almost did not come true.

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Library Bound Book List: $37.60 / S&L: $28.20

Reading Level: 5

Interest Level: 4-8

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-0-8239-5738-5
Author : James Haley
Copyright : 2003
Language : English
Category : American History, Social Studies
Pages : 112
Trim : 6 7/8" x 9 1/2"
Dewey : B
Dewey(two) : 976.4
ATOS : 8
ARPoints : 2
Subject : American History, Social Studies
Binding : Library