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The life of Sam Houston

The life of Sam Houston

(the only authentic memoir of him ever published)...

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Published by J.C. Derby in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Houston, Sam, -- 1793-1863.,
  • Texas -- History -- Republic, 1836-1846.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 11488.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination402 p.
    Number of Pages402
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17561097M

    The life of Sam Houston by C. Edwards Lester, , J. C. Derby, Phillips, Sampson & co.; [etc., etc.] edition, Electronic resource Photo: Facebook/Sam Houston The story and Sam Houston and his wife Margaret doesn’t end here. In fact, there is a recent movie dedicated to the life of Sam Houston: “Sam Houston: American Statesman, Soldier, and Pioneer,” written by Houston biographer James L. Haley and directed by Denton Florian. The movie covers Sam’s life from birth all the way through his ://

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Sam Houston, byname of Samuel Houston, (born March 2,Rockbridge county, Virginia, U.S.—died JHuntsville, Texas), U.S. lawyer and politician, a leader in the Texas Revolution (–36). In his youth Houston moved with his family to a farm in rural Tennessee after the death of his father in He ran away in his mid-teens and lived for nearly three years with the 1st ed., 8vo, pp (advts.) Publisher's original violet cloth, spine in four compartments separated by lightly raised bands, gilt lettering.

Illustrated with engraved frontispiece portrait of Houston, and ten additional maps and engraved plates. This is the first complete edition; Lester had published a shorter book entitled "Sam Houston and His Republic" in [Howes L][Sabin Sam Houston was one of the most colorful and legendary figures of American history.

During his life he held an astonishing range of high positions: governor of two states (Tennessee and Texas), congressman (Tennessee), senator (Texas), and president of the Republic of Texas for most of its period of independence. He was an ardent expansionist who helped to make "manifest destiny" a reality ?id=JfwTAAAAYAAJ.

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Buy Now See all 33 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — — Hardcover "Please retry"  › Books › History › Americas. Marshall DeBruhl discussed his book Sword of San Jacinto: The Life of Sam Houston, published by Random House, on the life of the once-president of Texas and U.S.

discussed his research ?/sword-san-jacinto-life-sam-houston. Without a doubt the author of this book attempted to deify Sam Houston by somewhat over-expanding his many virtues while down playing the negative aspects of the man's traits. To me Haley presented a much more accurate and candid portrait of both sides of General Houston's  › Books › History › Americas.

Sam Houston () was a lawyer, congressman and senator from Tennessee. After moving to Texas inhe joined the conflict between U.S. settlers and the Mexican government and became Presents the life of Sam Houston, who served as an army commander, United States senator, and governor of Texas.

Sam Houston #1 Bestseller in [Pdf] [Kindle] [Epub] [Audiobook], #1 Book Samuel Houston, –, American frontier hero and statesman of Texas, b. near Lexington, Va. Early Life He moved (c) with his family to Tennessee and lived much of his youth with the Cherokee, by whom he was g () in the Creek campaign under Andrew Jackson, he was seriously wounded () while fighting bravely at the battle of Horseshoe :// /political-science/u-s-political-figures/sam-houston.

Sam Houston (March 2, –J ) was an American frontiersman, soldier, and politician. As commander of the forces fighting for Texas’ independence, he routed the Mexican troops at the Battle of San Jacinto, which essentially won the his long career, he was a successful and effective statesman, serving as congressman and governor of Tennessee and the first and third Sam Houston Occupation Lawyer, Governor Birth Date March 2, Death Date J Place of Birth Rockbridge County, Virginia Place of Death Huntsville, Texas Full Name Samuel Houston Yet when his young wife left him on their second day of marriage, Sam Houston (–) resigned in embarrassment and at 36 went, literally and politically, into the ://   The life of Sam Houston (The only authentic memoir of him ever published) book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The life of Sam Book Overview This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning :// ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: First ed.,published under title: Sam Houston and his republic.

Reprint of the :// Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The life of Sam Houston by C. Edwards Lester,Davis, Porter &   The life of Sam Houston (The only authentic memoir of him ever published) by Lester, C.

Edwards (Charles Edwards), ; Making of America Project. Publication date Topics Houston, Sam,Texas -- History Republic,genealogy Publisher   Sam Houston () A sometimes volatile and often contradictory man, Sam Houston played a crucial role in the founding of Texas. Houston was born into a military family in Virginia in "This is the stuff of which legend is made, this story of the making of Texas, and Houston is one with those semilegendary characters—with Daniel Boone and Davy Crockett, with Marion the Swamp Fox and Ethan Allen.

In a sense he is too good to be true, this man who wrought such mighty deeds within the lifetime of our fathers and grandfathers; in a sense if he had not existed we should have ?id=vjfZFVynFqQC. Sam Houston book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Against the tumultuous backdrop of early Texas history, Williams sketche   Rozelle uses a different tactic. This book focuses on the end of Houston’s public life, as Texas’ first U.S.

senator and as governor of the state of Texas. For a century, from Houston’s death until the s, in Texas these were the least popular part of Houston’s career. Houston opposed Texas joining the ://Brother Morrow is a great-grandson of Sam Houston, and has contributed many Houston items to the Grand Lodge Library and Museum.

He is a recognized authority on the life of General Houston. At the request of the then editor, Past Grand Master Duncan Howard, the article was prepared for The Texas Freemason, former publication of the Grand ://