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Los Mestenos: Spanish Ranching in Texas, 1721-1821 (Centennial Series of the Association of Former Students Texas A & M University) Hardcover – June, 1986

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Product Details

  • Series: Centennial Series of the Association of Former Students Texas A & M University (Book 18)
  • Hardcover: 704 pages
  • Publisher: Texas A&M University Press; Reprint edition (June 1986)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0890962308
  • ISBN-13: 978-0890962305
  • Product Dimensions: 6.5 x 2 x 9.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.9 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,599,185 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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". . . very impressive history." -- True West

"Any student of eighteenth-century Texas cannot overlook this book, given its wealth of material." -- Journal of Southern History --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

About the Author

JACK JACKSON, a free-lance writer and illustrator in Austin, grew up on one of the historic South Texas ranches. His books include Mapping Texas and the Gulf Coast (co-authored), Imaginary Kingdom, and Comanche Moon.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Charles Igor Loving on May 21, 2013
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Once again I am biased. I watched Jack do the research for this book. He traveled to the library in Zacatecas to look at hundreds of land grant scrolls. I spent time amongst those books. There is a hand written history of Mexico in a sealed box. Over 800 pages written by ignacio Zaragosa. Jack Jaxon to me , wrote thousands of pages and was told by the Aggies to cull some of the pages. It is a fine work.
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