Lone Star Rising: The Revolutionary Birth of the Texas Republic
Publisher: Recorded Books
Date: March 2008
Duration: 16 hours 22 minutes
No historian has been able to capture so elegantly the factors influencing the formation of the state of Texas. Three-time winner of the Jefferson Davis Award, William C. Davis precisely describes the spirit of the times during this momentous period. The conflicts between Anglo Texans, native Tejanos, and Mexican officials that led to war come to life with invigorating detail.