Tejano leadership in Mexican and Revolutionary Texas / Jesús F. de la Teja, editor ; foreword by David J. Weber ; with contributions by Raúl Ramos [and others]. - 1st ed. - xix, 252 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm. - Elma Dill Russell Spencer series in the West and Southwest ; no. 34 . - Elma Dill Russell Spencer series in the West and Southwest ; no. 34. .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction / José Antonio Saucedo: at the nexus of change / Juan Martín Veramendi: Tejano political and business leader / Rafael Antonio Manchola: Tejano soldier, statesman, ranchero / Plácido Benavides: fighting Tejano federalist / Father Refugio de la Garza: controverted religious leader / Fernando De León: leadership lost / Ramón Múzquiz: the ultimate insider / José Antonio Navarro: the problem of Tejano powerlessness / José Antonio Menchaca: narrating a Tejano life / Don Carlos de la Garza: loyalist leader / Juan N. Seguín: federalist, rebel, exile / Jésus F. de la Teja -- Raúl Ramos -- David R. McDonald -- Andrés Tijerina -- Stephen L. Hardin -- Robert E. Wright, O.M.I. -- Carolina Castillo Crimm -- Andrés Reséndez -- James Crisp -- Timothy Matovina -- Alonzo Salazar -- Jesús F. de la Teja.

9781603441520 (cloth : alk. paper) 1603441522 (cloth : alk. paper) 9781603441667 (pbk. : alk. paper) 1603441662 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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Mexican American leadership--History--Texas--19th century.
Mexican Americans--History--Texas--19th century.


Texas--History--To 1846.
Texas--Politics and government--To 1846.

F395.M5 / T453 2010

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