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Sam Houston, boy chieftain.

Augusta Stevenson

Sam Houston, boy chieftain.

by Augusta Stevenson

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Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Houston, Sam, 1793-1863 -- Juvenile fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Paul Laune.
    GenreJuvenile fiction.
    SeriesChildhood of famous Americans series,, 59
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.S8467 Sam2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination199 p.
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6130188M
    LC Control Number53000745
    OCLC/WorldCa237823

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    Feb 14 at PM. Pueblo West girls basketball clinches S-CL title, Pueblo South maintains second place. Updated Feb 13 at PM. Bill expands free park access to Colorado vets. Updated Feb Sam Houston was a 19th century politician who played a key role in the creation of the state of Texas. This biography of Sam Houston provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline. Samuel “Sam” Houston was an American soldier turned politician who played a key role in the creation of a separate state.

    Sam Houston was one of the most colorful characters in American history. From the time he ran away to join the Cherokee tribe because he didn't want to attend school to the day he freed Texas from Mexican rule and to the end of his life, he was a definite : Ebook. Sam Houston. Few figures in Texas history are as controversial as Sam Houston. In his own lifetime, he so dominated Texas affairs that the political camps were divided into pro and anti Houston factions. His motives in coming to Texas, his military and political abilities all have been called into question.


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Sam Houston: Boy chieftain, (The Childhood of famous Americans series) [Stevenson, Augusta] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Sam Houston: Boy chieftain, (The Childhood of famous Americans series)/5(2). Get this from a library. Sam Houston, boy chieftain. [Augusta Stevenson; Katharine Sampson] -- A biography of the man who helped make Texas a part of the United States, emphasizing his boyhood in Boy chieftain.

book and his friendship with the Cherokee Indians. Buy Sam Houston, boy chieftain. by Augusta Stevenson, Katharine Sampson online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop now. Samuel "Sam" Houston (March 2, – J ) represented the state of Tennessee in the United States House of Representatives, and was elected Governor of resigned the governorship in and lived with the Cherokee in the Arkansas Cherokee named him "Golanv" meaning "The Raven".

In he moved to Coahuila y Tejas and was a signer of the Texas. Get print book. No eBook available. Sam Houston, Boy Chieftain. Augusta Stevenson. Bobbs-Merrill, - pages. 0 Reviews. A biography of the man who helped make Texas a part of the United States, emphasizing his boyhood in Virginia and his friendship with the Cherokee Indians.

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SAM HOUSTON, Boy Chieftain, Childhood of Famous Americans (1st THUS) $ Free shipping. Abe Lincoln Frontier Boy By Augusta Stevenson Hardback Book w Dust Jacket.

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Willow Chase Blvd. HOUSTON, TX. Sam Houston, byname of Samuel Houston, (born March 2,Rockbridge county, Virginia, U.S.—died JHuntsville, Texas), U.S.

lawyer and politician, a leader in the Texas Revolution (–36). In his youth Houston moved with his family to a farm in rural Tennessee after the death of his father in He ran away in his mid-teens and lived for nearly three years with the.

Samuel Houston (March 2, – J ) was an American soldier and politician. An important leader of the Texas Revolution, Houston served as the first and third president of the Republic of Texas, and was one of the first two individuals to represent Texas in the United States Senate.

He also served as the sixth governor of Tennessee and the seventh governor of Texas, the only Battles/wars: War ofCreek War, Battle. James L. Haleys Sam Houston is a well-written biography of an important American figure unappreciated outside Texas. Houston played parts in many important events of the first half of Americas 19th century.

As a protégé of Andrew Jackson, he was seriously wounded fighting the Creeks under Old Hickory at the Battle of Horseshoe Bend/5. Thomas Paine, common sense boy (Childhood of famous Americans) by Elisabeth P.

Myers: Vincent Lombardi: Sam Houston: Boy Chieftain by Augusta Stevenson: WestwardMovement: Simon Kenton: Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion.

Sam Houston (March 2, J ) was an American soldier and politician. His victory at the Battle of San Jacinto secured the independence of Texas from Mexico in one of the shortest decisive battles in modern history.

He was also the only governor within a future Confederate state to. In the decades preceding the Civil War, few figures in the United States were as influential or as controversial as Sam Houston. In Sam Houston, James L.

Haley explores Houston’s momentous career and the complex man behind it. Haley’s fifteen years of research and writing have produced possibly the most complete, most personal, and most readable Sam Houston biography 3/5(2).

Item Details. A edition of Sam Houston, Boy Chieftain by Augusta Stevenson. This book was published by the Bobbs-Merrill Company in as part of the Childhood of Famous Americans series, and includes illustrations by Paul Lane. The book is a hardcover volume with a dust jacket. SAM HOUSTON, Boy Chieftain, Childhood of Famous Americans by STEVENSON, AUGUSTA First edition THUS.

Shelf and handling wear to cover and binding, with general signs of previous use. Unmarked. Secure packaging for safe Rating: % positive. Samuel Houston, –, American frontier hero and statesman of Texas, b. near Lexington, Va. Early Life He moved (c) with his family to Tennessee and lived much of his youth with the Cherokee, by whom he was g () in the Creek campaign under Andrew Jackson, he was seriously wounded () while fighting bravely at the battle of Horseshoe Bend.

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Samuel "Sam" Houston (March 2, – J ) represented the state of Tennessee in the United States House of Representatives, and was elected Governor of Tennessee. He resigned the governorship in and lived with the Cherokee in the Arkansas Territory. The Cherokee named him "Golanv" meaning "The Raven".

In he moved to Coahuila y Tejas and was a signer of the Texas. Sam Houston (March 2, –J ) was an American frontiersman, soldier, and politician. As commander of the forces fighting for Texas’ independence, he routed the Mexican troops at the Battle of San Jacinto, which essentially won the his long career, he was a successful and effective statesman, serving as congressman and governor of Tennessee and the first and third.

The other one I remember reading was Sam Houston: Boy Chieftain. The pattern, in those books anyway, is that a boy with promise gets into tough situations, shows pluck, courage, and ingenuity and saves the day; goes on to be Famous American. Sort of a Horatio Alger thing, I guess.