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1 Jordan, Terry G. American Log Buildings : An Old World Heritage
Chapel Hill, NC University of North Carolina Press 1985 0807816175 / 9780807816172 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Photos, Maps, & Illustrations Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
x, 193 pp, brown clothcovered boards w/black lettering on the spine, Inscribed & SIGNED on the verso of the half title page & SIGNED also on the title page, glossy black-grey dj w/pictorial front & rear panels. The author inscribed the book to Jean & C.B. who he also dedicated the book to. This book is from the Dr. Jean Andrews estate. The author has investigated the European roots of American log architecture, revealing how log construction is an index to the processes at work in the evolution of American colonial culture. dj spine sunned, slight rippling to the bottom edge of the pages when opened. 
Price: 114.75 USD
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2 Jordan, Terry G. German Seed in Texas Soil : Immigrant Farmers in Nineteenth-Century Texas
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1966 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Photos, Tables & Maps Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
xiv, 237 pp, green cloth covered boards w/black title block on the spine w/black-silver lettering, Inscribed and SIGNED by the author, it was inscribed to Jean (book from the Jean Andrews estate), green dj w/black illustrations on the front cover & spine w/white rear panel w/text. The book focuses on the German immigant farmers that settled in nineteenth-century Texas and it seeks to discover whether rural Texas became a mosaic bearing the marks of the various ethnic groups which inhabited it, or whether the agricutlural indiviualtiy of the immigrants was erased through the process of assimilation. prev owner wrote on the ffep. 
Price: 63.75 USD
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3 Jordan, Terry G. Texas Graveyards : a Cultural Legacy
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1984 0292780702 / 9780292780705 First Soft Cover Printing Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket Photos, Maps, & Drawings 
xii, 147, wht SC wraps w/black lettering w/pictorial front and text back covers. The author shows how each racial & ethnic group in Texas has perpetuated its own distinctive type of cemetery. Through photographs, maps & drawings he illustrates Texas graveyards & describes the practices & beliefs behind their creation. Author reveals how much can be learned about Texas & its cultures in these graveyards. 
Price: 16.96 USD
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4 Jordan, Terry G. Texas Graveyards : a Cultural Legacy
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 2002 0292780702 / 9780292780705 8th Printing Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket Photos, Maps, & Drawings 
xii, 147, wht SC wraps w/black lettering w/pictorial front and text back covers. The author shows how each racial & ethnic group in Texas has perpetuated its own distinctive type of cemetery. Through photographs, maps & drawings he illustrates Texas graveyards & describes the practices & beliefs behind their creation. Author reveals how much can be learned about Texas & its cultures in these graveyards. 
Price: 14.88 USD
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5 Jordan, Terry G. Texas Log Buildings : a folk Architecture
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1994 0292780516 / 9780292780514 2nd Printing Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket Photos, Maps, & Illustrations 
230 pp, glossy wht SC wraps w/blk & rust ltrs, illustrated frt. This book preserves a record of the log houses, stores, inns, churches, schools, jails & barns that have become too few in the Texas countryside. Author explores the use of log buildings amond several different Texas cultural gorups & traces their construction techniques f/their European & eastern America origins. 
Price: 16.58 USD
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6 Jordan, Terry G. Trails to Texas - Southern Roots of Western Cattle Ranching
Lincoln, NE University of Nebraska Press 1981 0803225547 / 9780803225541 Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket Photos, Charts & Maps 
xv, (2), 220 pp, brown clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine. The book begins with a traditional lifestyle about the open range of raising cattle. It covers the Anglo Cattle herding in the east, along with cosstal prairie corridor of southeast Texas. 
Price: 29.33 USD
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