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Taming the Big Bend

Taming the Big Bend

a history of the extreme western portion of Texas from Fort Clark to El Paso

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Published by Printed by Von Boeckmann-Jones Co. in [Austin, Tex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas.,
  • Texas -- History -- 1846-1950.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mrs. O.L. Shipman.
    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 489, no. 4894.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF391 .S55
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationviii, 215 p.
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15432016M
    LC Control Number87769119

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