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Modern Texas discovery

Walter E. Jordan

Modern Texas discovery

by Walter E. Jordan

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Bancroft-Whitney Co. in San Francisco, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas.
    • Subjects:
    • Discovery (Law) -- Texas.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWalter E. Jordan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKFT1737 .J6 1974
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5069735M
      LC Control Number74078432

      OIL AND GAS de Moscoso, a survivor of the DeSoto expedition, recorded the first sighting of oil in the expedition was forced ashore in the area between Sabine Pass and High Island in July , the explorers observed oil floating on the surface of the water. They collected the asphaltic substance and used it to caulk their vessels.   The best modern classic books. This modern classics book list is my best guess about the books that matter from a period of not-quite 50 years in the second half of the twentieth century. Somebody else could do their own list of must-read modern classics that has absolutely no overlap with mine, and it would probably be a good list : Rebecca Hussey.

        How Texas Teaches History. By Ellen Bresler Rockmore. Oct. 21, ; The books play down the horror of slavery and even seem to claim that it .   Texas, A Modern History by David G. McComb, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Texas, A Modern History: David G. McComb: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(10).

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