By: Donovan, James
Little, Brown and Company: 2012-05-15
Edition: First Edition
Inscription: Signed by Author
Seller ID: 1-3-1401
Condition: Collectible: Like New
Unread. Signed by author without inscription. First Edition with full number line.On February 23, 1836, a large Mexican army led by dictator Santa Anna reached San Antonio and laid siege to about 175 Texas rebels holed up in the Alamo. The Texans refused to surrender for nearly two weeks until almost 2000 Mexican troops unleashed a final assault. The defenders fought valiantly for their lives and for a free and independent Texas-but in the end, they were all slaughtered. Their ultimate sacrifice inspired the rallying cry "Remember the Alamo!" and eventual triumph. Exhaustively researched, and ... View More...