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Storm over Texas

The Annexation Controversy and the Road to Civil War (Pivotal Moments in American History)

by Joel H. Silbey

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7393003M
ISBN 100195315928
ISBN 109780195315929

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In the Spring of , a fiery political conflict erupted over the admission of Texas into the Union, a hard-fought and bitter controversy that profoundly changed the course of American history. Indeed, as Joel Silbey argues in Storm Over Texas, the battle over Texas marked the crucial moment when partisan differences were transformed into a North-vs-South antagonism, and the momentum. All the Pretty Horses begins with the funeral of John Grady Cole's grandfather. With his death, John Grady's mother will sell their Texas ranch and move away. There is nothing left in Texas for John Grady, who loves the ranch and idealizes the cowboy's way of life. Only sixteen years old, John Grady runs away from home with his friend Rawlins.

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