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The Resource Myth, memory, and massacre : the Pease River capture of Cynthia Ann Parker, Paul H. Carlson and Tom Crum

Myth, memory, and massacre : the Pease River capture of Cynthia Ann Parker, Paul H. Carlson and Tom Crum

Label
Myth, memory, and massacre : the Pease River capture of Cynthia Ann Parker
Title
Myth, memory, and massacre
Title remainder
the Pease River capture of Cynthia Ann Parker
Statement of responsibility
Paul H. Carlson and Tom Crum
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Investigates the so-called 'Battle of Pease River' and December 1860 capture of Cynthia Ann Parker, contending that what became, in Texans' collective memory, a battle that broke Comanche military power was actually a massacre, mainly of women. Questions traditional knowledge and historiographic interpretations of the history of Texas"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.4/05
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E83.8596
LC item number
.C37 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Grover E. Murray studies in the American Southwest
Label
Myth, memory, and massacre : the Pease River capture of Cynthia Ann Parker, Paul H. Carlson and Tom Crum
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Background : establishing the context -- The sources : participant accounts -- The reports : Lawrence Sullivan Ross -- The reminiscences : Benjamin F. Gholson -- Peta Nocona : the evidence examined -- Conclusion : explaining the myths --
  • Appendix: A chronology of participant and eyewitness accounts
Control code
sky228065414
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 195 pages
Isbn
9780896727076
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010020054
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
a1983527
Label
Myth, memory, and massacre : the Pease River capture of Cynthia Ann Parker, Paul H. Carlson and Tom Crum
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Background : establishing the context -- The sources : participant accounts -- The reports : Lawrence Sullivan Ross -- The reminiscences : Benjamin F. Gholson -- Peta Nocona : the evidence examined -- Conclusion : explaining the myths --
  • Appendix: A chronology of participant and eyewitness accounts
Control code
sky228065414
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 195 pages
Isbn
9780896727076
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010020054
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
a1983527

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