I am Houston by Mary Dodson Wade

Cover of: I am Houston | Mary Dodson Wade

Published by Colophon House in Houston, TX (10700 Richmond, #205, Houston 77042-4905) .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Texas,
  • United States

Subjects:

  • Houston, Sam, 1793-1863 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Houston, Sam.,
  • United States. Congress. Senate -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Governors -- Texas -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Legislators -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Texas -- History.

About the Edition

A biography of the famous general, politician, and friend of Indians. It follows his life in Tennessee and Washington, D.C. and details his adventures in shaping both the Republic and the state of Texas.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Statementby Mary Dodson Wade ; illustrated by Pat Finney.
ContributionsFinney, Pat.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF390.H84 W33 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1031754M
ISBN 101882539052, 1882539060
LC Control Number93224599
OCLC/WorldCa27426895

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