A Wild and Vivid Land: An Illustrated History of the South Texas Border

A resource for teachers, this book tells the story of what Pulitzer Prize-winning historian William H. Goetzmann has called a wild and vivid land. From the Coahuiltecan Indians and the Spanish colonizers along the banks of the Rio Grande, to the cattlemen and wildcatters in the brush country, Thompson details six centuries of exciting history.
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