Wealth of Texas History – My Book Review

WHAT LIES BENEATH, TEXAS PIONEER CEMETERIES & GRAVEYARDS by Cynthia Leal Massey Genre: Regional History / 19th Century/ Landmarks & Monuments/ Travel Pictorial Publisher: TwoDot Date of Publication: August 1, 2021 Number of Pages: 400 pages w/77 B&W photos Scroll down for Giveaway! Texas, the second largest state, both in land mass and population, has…

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What is Down Under in Texas? – My Book Review

  SIX FEET UNDER TEXAS: Unique, Famous, & Historic Graves in the Lone Star State (Cemetery Tales Book 1) by TUI SNIDER   Genre: Nonfiction / Texana / History / Texas Travel Publisher: Castle Azle Press Date of Publication: August 15, 2020 Number of Pages: 250 pages     Scroll down for Giveaway!    …

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Dr. Arthur Spohn – My Book Review

DR. ARTHUR SPOHN: Surgeon, Inventor, and Texas Medical Pioneer   by JANE CLEMENTS MONDAY &  FRANCES BRANNEN VICK Genre: Non-Fiction / Medical / Texas History / Biography Publisher: Texas A&M University Press Publication Date: September 12, 2018 Number of Pages: 352 pages. 78 b&w photos. Map. 4 Appendices. Index. In this first comprehensive biography of…

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The Whole Damn Cheese – My Book Review

THE WHOLE DAMN CHEESE MAGGIE SMITH BORDER LEGEND by BILL WRIGHT Genre: Biography / Texana  Publisher: Texas Christian University Press FacebookInstagramTwitter Publication Date: October 12, 2018 Number of Pages: 160 pages with B&W photos Anecdotes about Maggie Smith abound, but Bill Wright’s The Whole Damn Cheese is the first book devoted entirely to the woman whose life…

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