Texas Myths O'Connor First Edition

By: O'Connor, Robert F

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Editor: Robert F O'Connor, Rust Cloth Hardcover with Dust Jacket, 248 pages, 9 1/4" tall, Very Good. DJ has light edge wear and small tear on the back edge. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Published for the Texas Committee for the Humanities. "The authors of these essays thoughtfully, skillfully, and even provocatively consider the uses of myth in interpreting history - and shaping it.They reflect on particular aspects of the Texas myth: wealth and power, the "good life," the nature of the family, the role of women, the meaning of a wilderness settled then urbanized, the freedom heritage of blacks, the clash of Hispanic with Anglo ways and views."

Title: Texas Myths O'Connor First Edition

Author Name: O'Connor, Robert F

Categories: Texana Westerns, Historical Fiction,

Publisher: Published for the Texas Committee for the Huanities: 1986

ISBN: 0890962642

ISBN 13: 9780890962640

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hard Cover

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 001316

Keywords: Myths, Folklore, Essays,