It Happened In Texas (Greatest Texas Love Stories of all Time)

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Harlequin Books
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Open LibraryOL7418884M
ISBN 100373652534
ISBN 139780373652532

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In It Happened in Texas, author James A. Crutchfield illuminates thirty-three lively episodes from the history of the Lone Star the acquisition of King Ranch to the assassination of President John F.

Kennedy, It Happened in Texas gives readers a unique look at intriguing people and episodes from the history of Texas.

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[James A Crutchfield] -- Fascinating stories about thirty-three events that helped make Texas what it is today.

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Includes little-known episodes that shaped the Lone Star State's colorful history. Get this from a library. It happened in Texas. [James A Crutchfield] -- Tells of thirty-three interesting episodes in the history of Texas, from the days of the prehistoric Indians through ; arranged chronologically, and including a collection of facts about the.

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