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A man called Alamo

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Published by Pinnacle Books in New York .
Written in English


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Statementby Arthur Moore
The Physical Object
Pagination151 p. ;
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24943454M
ISBN 100523007760
ISBN 109780523007762
OCLC/WorldCa12771491


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Americans might know his as the cruel Mexican general of The Battle of the Alamo in Texas. He was a charismatic and wily man, entwined with and representative of the problems of early Mexico. He is hated today in Mexico, with no roads or statues to his honor; Fowler presents a complex man living through complex times.

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The predominant name forms used by the. One man (she called him Ross) stepped out of the ranks and was gone before dawn. Such an action by Travis in calling the men together is quite typical of American militia officers.

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