Uncovering American History: A Primary Source Investigation of the Alamo, 1st Edition

  • Susanna Keller
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  • ISBN-10: 1499435088
  • ISBN-13: 9781499435085
  • DDC: 976.4
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released July 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Overview

This volume traces the Alamo's history, from the Native American peoples who lived in the area when the mission was first built through the continuing efforts to preserve the historic site. Particular attention is paid to the Battle of the Alamo and how the bravery of its defenders inspired Texans during the Texas War of Independence.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: The Alamo's Beginnings.
2: Anglo Settlers Arrive.
3: Famous Figures.
4: The Battle of the Alamo.
5: After the Battle.
6: The Legend Lives on.
Timeline.
Primary Source Transcriptions.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Authors.
Photo Credits.
Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: The Alamo's Beginnings.
2: Anglo Settlers Arrive.
3: Famous Figures.
4: The Battle of the Alamo.
5: After the Battle.
6: The Legend Lives on.
Timeline.
Primary Source Transcriptions.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Authors.
Photo Credits.