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By Edwin P. Hoyt

grasp historian Edwin P. Hoyt depicts with image and gripping aspect the clash among progressive Texas and the Mexican executive made up our minds to rule. within the first paperback version of a hugely acclaimed historical past, Hoyt describes the well known ancient proof of the revolution, the pivotal siege of the Alamo, and the decisive aftermath, and fills them with new lifestyles. by means of merging a mess of authoritative debts of this turbulent interval and the bloody clashes that formed it, Hoyt paints a dynamic portrait of Texas rebels and Mexican experts locked in a fight over the destiny of an untamed land.
Fully illustrated with greater than one hundred twenty black and white and whole colour photographs, The Alamo finds the full spectrum of Texas's made up our minds bid for independence. learn of the triumph, ardour, and tragedy of the valiant but doomed defenders of the outdated Spanish mission.

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