A Time to Stand

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U of Nebraska Press, 1978 - History - 255 pages
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A "fascinating recreation of the battle of the Alamo."-Books Across the Sea
 

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User Review  - dlw05 - LibraryThing

I recently finished this book and thought it was excellent. I thoroughly enjoyed this book from start to finish. Walter Lord uses vivid imagery and excellent descriptions of the events which took place around the Alamo without boring the reader and dragging out the book. Read full review

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User Review  - Shana - Goodreads

I read this book for an upper level Texas history course. I really enjoyed it. There is a lot of detail here and back story. Read full review

Contents

Foreword
11
Take Care of My Little Boy
141
Great God Sue the Mexicans
154
It Was But a Small Affair
167
Remember the Alamo
180
Riddles of the Alamo
198
The Men Who Fell at the Alamo
213
Acknowledgments
220
Sources
227
Index
241
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About the author (1978)

Walter Lord is the author of such bestsellers as "A Night to Remember," "Day of Infamy," and "The Good Years: From Nineteen Hundred to the First World War."

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