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Fighting stock : John S. "Rip" Ford of Texas / Richard B. McCaslin.

By: McCaslin, Richard B.
Material type: TextTextSeries: TCU Texas biography series: no. 3.Publisher: Fort Worth, Tex. : TCU Press, c2011Description: xvi, 391 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780875654218 (cloth : alk. paper); 0875654215 (cloth : alk. paper).Subject(s): Ford, John Salmon | Legislators -- Texas -- Biography | Texas Rangers -- Biography | Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas | Texas -- History -- 1846-1950 | Texas. Legislature. Senate -- BiographyDDC classification: 328.092 | B LOC classification: F391.F68 | M33 2011
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Book University of Texas At Tyler
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"Joint project of the Center for Texas Studies at TCU and TCU Press."

Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-350) and index.

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<p>Richard B. McCaslin, is the author of T ainted Breeze: The Great Hanging at Gainesville, Texas, October 1862 (LSU Press, 1994), which won the Tullis Prize and a commendation from the American Association for State and Local History. He has also written Lee in the Shadow of Washington (LSU, 2001), winner of the Slatten Award and Laney Prize. His other works include three volumes in the Portraits of Conflict series published by the University of Arkansas, which won the Freeman Award. He also wrote The Last Stronghold: The Campaign for Fort Fisher (McWhiney Foundation, 2003) and At the Heart of Texas: One Hundred Years of the Texas State Historical Association, 1897-1997 (Texas State Historical Association, 2007), which received the Award of Merit from the Texas Philosophical Society, and he edited A Soldier's Letters to Charming Nellie (University of Tennessee Press, 2008).</p>

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