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Mier Expedition Diary A Texas Prisoner"s Account (The Elma Dill Russell Spencer Foundation series) by Joseph D. McCutchan

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Published by Univ of Texas Pr .
Written in English


  • McCutchan, Joseph D,
  • (1842-1844),
  • 1823-1853,
  • Diaries,
  • McCutchan, Joseph D.,,
  • Mexico,
  • Prisoners of war,
  • Texan Mier Expedition,
  • Texas

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10293889M
ISBN 100292740069
ISBN 109780292740068

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While researching The Gonzales Inquirer from the year , I came across an interesting article written by George Lord of was well known in the Gonzales area and he owned a ranch near Cheapside. But George Lord's biggest claim to fame was that . Mier Expedition Diary by Joseph D. McCutchan; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Prisoners of war, Texan Mier Expedition (), Diaries; Places: Mexico, Texas; People: Joseph D. . Nance is the acknowledged authority on the hostilities between Texas and Mexico during the era of the Texas Republic. He has transcribed, edited, and annotated the diary with characteristic scholarship and painstaking attention to Dill Russell Spencer Foundation: Mier Expedition Diary: A Texan Prisoner's Account (Paperback). Mier Expedition. Learners will observe Wallace’s reaction to captivity, the escape attempt, and the infamous black bean episode. Slide Show: To explore the Mier Expedition, excerpts from Duval’s book are introduced to examine events pertaining to the failed Mier Expedition.