François Chevalier, Land and Society in Colonial Mexico (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1963). David Dary, Cowboy Culture: A Saga of Five Centuries (New York: Knopf, 1981). Jack Jackson, Los Mesteños: Spanish Ranching in Texas, 1721–1821 (College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1986). Joseph J. Mora, Trail Dust and Saddle Leather (New York: Scribner, 1946). Nora E. Ramirez, The Vaquero and Ranching in the Southwestern United States, 1600–1970 (Ph.D. dissertation, Indiana University, 1978). Glenn R. Vernam, Man on Horseback (New York: Harper and Row, 1964).
- Mexican Americans
- Ranching and Cowboys
- Cattle Management
- Spanish Texas
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Jack Jackson, “Vaquero,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed September 24, 2021, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/vaquero.
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