A Biography Of The Father Of TexasBook - 1993
Historian Williams enthusiastically profiles the complex and controversial Houston (1793-1863), military leader and statesman, who was forced from his office as governor of Texas in 1861 when he refused to swear allegiance to the Confederacy. Publication coincides with the 200th anniversary of Houston's birth. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Simon & Schuster, c1993.
Characteristics: 448 p.,  p. of plates :,ill. ports., map ;,24 cm.