Sam Houston
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Sam Houston Hero of San Jacinto by Catherine Troxell Gonzalez

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Published by Eakin Pr .
Written in English


  • Historical - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • 1793-1863,
  • Biography,
  • Governors,
  • History,
  • Houston, Sam,,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Texas,
  • Biography/Autobiography

Book details:

The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11270223M
ISBN 100890153833
ISBN 109780890153833

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