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The Alamo

A Primary Source History of the Legendary Texas Mission (Primary Sources in American History)

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Rosen Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • San Antonio (Tex.),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • General,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Sources,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Siege, 1836,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History - United States/19th Century,
  • Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.),
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8120463M
    ISBN 100823936813
    ISBN 109780823936816
    OCLC/WorldCa49284278


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Read 55 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Fresh off a too close encounter with the terrorist group, the Ghost Cel /5. Nov 05,  · Like our country itself, Sam Houston & the Alamo Avengers staggers, inspires, and reminds us of the power of real leaders.” —Brad Meltzer, author of The First Conspiracy “This magnificent jewel of a book is Brian Kilmeade’s finest yet.

The narrative is by turns riveting, poignant, and irresistible, while the scholarship is impeccable/5(K). Dec 26,  · "At age 61, Collins just unveiled another surprise: The Alamo and Beyond: A Collector's Journey, a sumptuous coffee table book that reveals for the first time his lifelong, in-depth study of the pivotal battle for Texas independence."/5(55).

May 23,  · James Donovan is the author of the bestselling books The Blood of Heroes: The Day Struggle for the Alamo -- and the Sacrifice That Forged a Nation and A Terrible Glory: Custer and the Little Bighorn - the Last Great Battle of the American West.

He lives in Dallas, Texas/5(). Mar 06,  · I've been asked what the best books on the Alamo are. Here is an essential list: 1. The Alamo Story, by JR Edmondson: A good general narrative history. Tons of information not only on the Alamo battle but on why it came to be built where it was built, the Catholic priests who were responsible, the battles that came before etc.

The Alamo, now a fortress under the command of year-old William Barret Travis, came under siege by dictator Santa Anna. He ordered the pre-dawn attack on March 6, in which Texians, Tejanos, Americans and Europeans sacrificed themselves to stop a tyrant.

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The Alamo was the realization of a years long dream of John Wayne and it shows. From the meticulous recreation of the Alamo compound and San Antonio de Bexar (from original drawings & plans) to authentic period costumes to outstanding casting. The Alamo book only drawback to production was writer James Edward Grant's script.4/5(8).

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I've really enjoyed going on this journey through history with this series. All the books can be read as a stand alone but starting with The Mayflower Bride and working my way through history has been an 4/5. Dec 11,  · Fox Host Brian Kilmeade’s New Book About the Alamo Isn’t Fair and Balanced.

The best-selling author offers a lively—but drastically incomplete—account of nineteenth-century. Nov 05,  · Not the first Alamo history book I have had occasion to read.

Kilmeade captures a significant amout what some may the thinking processes that the characters go through in course of the book. It is an excellent method to keep a reader's interest focused on /5.

Disappointing — this book comes across more as a school book report than a scholarly examination of the Alamo and its aftermath. It seemed Mr. Kilmeade watched the movie and then wrote a book. I paid $30 for this at an airport bookstore/5.

Feb 22,  · The title of my book is the alamo. It is historical fiction. the setting took place in Texas next to the mexican border. All together i loved this book it was very thrillfull and the vocabulary in it was excellent there were words in here inever heard before.I would defantley reccomend this book to many thriilseekers or history geeks like myself/5.

About Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers. The New York Times bestseller now in paperback with a new epilogue. In Marchthe Mexican army led by General Santa Anna massacred more than two hundred Texians who had been trapped in the Alamo.

the Alamo (ăl´əmō´) [Span.,=cottonwood], building in San Antonio, Tex., "the cradle of Texas liberty." Built as a chapel afterit is all that remains of the mission of San Antonio de Valero, which was founded in by Franciscans and later converted into a fortress.

More than million people visit the Alamo annually.* The Alamo Shrine (or Church) still stands in the same spot as it did during the Battle. Alamo Plaza, the area in front of the Alamo, was originally part of the Alamo’s courtyard and mission compound. Phil Collins’ amazing collection includes hundreds of items.

In a few years, you will be able to see the entire collection in a world-class Alamo museum and visitors center. Plans for that museum, and for reimaging the Alamo experience, are being drawn up now.

Sep 01,  · The Oscar and multiple Grammy Award winner devoured books about the Alamo, and in the mids on a tour stop in Washington, D.C., he noticed a letter signed by Crockett in.

Alamo Books; Alamo Books. All; Sort By. Set Descending Direction. 16 Products Found. Firearms of the Texas Frontier Alamo Story: From Early History to Current Conflicts.

$ Add to Cart. The Battle of the Alamo (Graphic History) $ Add to Cart. Good Night Little Texan. Nov 12,  · Groneman is the author of Death of a Legend: The Myth and Mystery Surrounding the Death of Davy tecknoquestllc.coman is the author of The Gates of the tecknoquestllc.comson is the author of The Alamo Story.

His first book, called Joe's Alamo: Unsung, is a fiction-based-on-history account of what came next, after the Alamo, and after Joe escaped. Cook was waiting to go to medical school when he discovered Joe's story and was compelled to write about the tecknoquestllc.com: Blake Stilwell.

The Alamo - Alamo Plz, San Antonio, Texas - Rated based on 10, Reviews "The guided tours are super informative and the price is very /5(K). Dec 12,  · Throughout the 20th century and beyond, Crockett’s likeness and adventures were represented in plays, novels, comic books and films, including the film The Alamo starring John Wayne as Davy.

So, be tecknoquestllc.com Gates of the Alamo is the sixth book I¿ve read for the Book Awards Reading Challenge. It was the Spur Award winner for Best Western Novel in Four to go. motherwise on LibraryThing: More than 1 year ago: I loved the story which was very tecknoquestllc.com was healing to read this after watching the terrible recent movie about /5.

Aug 01,  · Remember The Alamo Only career politicians could dream up a stunt like this: courting the growing Hispanic community that keeps them in office, the geniuses in charge in San Antonio agree to grant temporary dominion over the Alamo to the Mexican government for a week-long celebration/5(7).

Alamo Staff members are here to assist. We welcome visitor feedback in reference to accessibility issues. Service Animals. Trained service animals as defined under the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) are always welcome at the Alamo and are permitted to enter the Alamo grounds, Church, and other historic buildings with their handles.

History >> US History before The Battle of the Alamo was fought between the Republic of Texas and Mexico from February 23, to March 6, It took place at a fort in San Antonio, Texas called the Alamo.

The Mexicans won the battle, killing all of the Texan soldiers inside the fort. Beginning of a dialog window, including tabbed navigation to register an account or sign in to an existing account.

Both registration and sign in support using google and facebook. Mar 01,  · The Alamo is an illustrated history of the fort that became a symbol of courage and sacrifice for freedom. Though the Alamo fell in battle to the Mexican army forces of General Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna, it ultimately bought time for the Texas Army under Sam Houston to consolidate forces, and two months later "Remember the Alamo!"5/5(5).

The Battle of the Alamo (February 23 – March 6, ) was a pivotal event in the Texas Revolution. Following a day siege, Mexican troops under President General Antonio López de Santa Anna reclaimed the Alamo Mission near San Antonio de Béxar (modern-day San Antonio, Texas, United States), killing the Texian and immigrant tecknoquestllc.comon: Alamo Mission, San Antonio, Mexican Texas.

In this book, Dr. Tucker, after deep research into recently discovered Mexican accounts and the forensic evidence, informs us that the traditional myth of the Alamo is even more off-base: most of the Alamo's defenders died in breakouts from the fort, cut down by Santa Anna's cavalry that had been pre-positioned to intercept the tecknoquestllc.com be.

Alamo grounds and operations are managed by Alamo Complex Management, a (c)3 nonprofit organization. By purchasing a guided or private tour, visiting the gift shop, or making a donation, you help support preservation efforts and share the story of the Alamo with generations to come.

Today the Alamo is the heart of San Antonio and it is Texas' most visited historic landmark. Home of the famous battle and to living history demonstrations and special events throughout the year, the beautiful year-old former Spanish mission turned fortress is open year-round and is free for families, school groups and everyone to.

Feb 09,  · We recommend booking The Alamo tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund.

See all 20 The Alamo tours on Tripadvisor/5(K). The Alamo Gift Shop. Make Your Voice Heard Postcard Book: Send a Message to Your Elected Officials.Book Review Sleuthing the Alamo: Davey Crockett’s Last Stand and Other Mysteries of the Texas Revolution is more about the issue of racism than it is about history itself.

The author does make several good points and gives historical documentation to back .This historical fiction reader will give middle and high-school students a detailed look at the fall of the Alamo.

This riveting novel follows the family of American Dr. Robert Worth and his Mexican wife, Dona Maria, through the Texan war for independence. pages. Grades Part of the 'Adventures in History' series.

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