Milo Kearney and Anthony Knopp, Boom and Bust: The Historical Cycles of Matamoros and Brownsville (Austin: Eakin Press, 1991). Américo Paredes, With His Pistol in His Hand: A Border Ballad and Its Hero (Austin: University of Texas Press, 1958). J. Lee and Lillian J. Stambaugh, The Lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas (San Antonio: Naylor, 1954). William Warren Sterling, Trails and Trials of a Texas Ranger (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1968). Walter Prescott Webb, The Texas Rangers (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1935; rpt., Austin: University of Texas Press, 1982).
- Law, Law Enforcement, and Outlaws
- Outlaws, Criminals, Prostitutes, Gamblers, and Rebels
- Mexican Americans
- Ranching and Cowboys
- Ranchers and Cattlemen
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.
Juan O. Sanchez, “Cerda, Alfredo de la,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed September 24, 2021, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/cerda-alfredo-de-la.
Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
- December 1, 1994
- September 18, 2019