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Rip Ford"s Texas

John Salmon Ford

Rip Ford"s Texas

by John Salmon Ford

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas
    • Subjects:
    • Texas -- History -- Republic, 1836-1846.,
    • Texas -- History -- 1846-1950.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [471]-475.

      Statementby John Salmon Ford. Edited with an introd. and commentary by Stephen B. Oates.
      SeriesPersonal narratives of the West
      ContributionsOates, Stephen B., ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF391 .F67
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxlviii, 519 p.
      Number of Pages519
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5884151M
      LC Control Number63016057
      OCLC/WorldCa2107301

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