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1 Turner, Martha Anne Sam Houston and His Twelve Women : The Ladies Who Influenced the Life of Texas' Greatest Statesman
Austin, TX The Pemberton Press 1966 Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Photos 
96 pp, maroon cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj maroon w/wht lettering w/pictorial front. This is the author's third book. Women were many things to Houston: sources of frustration, objects of idolatry, mother image, friend, mistress, and lover. Women handled Houston and the story of the women in his life is an index to the character of the man himself. The women are Elizabeth Paxton Houston, Rachel Jackson, Peggy O'Neal, Eliza Allen, Tiana Rogers, Eva Rosine Sterne, Anna Raguet, Pamela Mann, the Widow Barket, Narcissa Hamilton, Angelina Eberly and Margaret Moffette Lea. dj front flap corner clipped, dj chipped at top of spine and corners, 
Price: 42.50 USD
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2 Turner, Martha Anne Texas Epic : an American Story
Wichita Falls, TX Nortex Press 1974 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Photos Signed by Author
167 pp, dj price-clipped & rubbed, SIGNED by the author. The author traces historical path through Texas f/1835 to 1857 through establishment of Republic & early growing pains of Statehood. Forty-five original documents, some rare & published for first time fold back the curtains of time for more minute & serious study of lives & times of men who forged the metal of destiny of Texas. 
Price: 55.25 USD
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3 Turner, Martha Anne The World of Col. John W. Thomason USMC
Austin, TX Eakin Press 1984 0890154392 / 9780890154397 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good illustrated by photos Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
405 pp, brown leatherette boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the half title page, dj red-wht w/pictorial front panel w/black lettering on the spine. The author worked with the cooperation of the Thomason family, including Thomason's widow, Leda, and obtained much material from them firsthand. Col. Thomason was a Marine writer that wrote "Fix Bayonets!" and other books and he also was an artist. He was a legend in the Marine Corps before he was 40, he found his identity in the Marine Corps druing World War I. the dj has a half inch tear on the rear panel, dj in brodart mylar protector. 
Price: 63.75 USD
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