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Texas Obscurities - a book by Bills, E. R.

Texas Obscurities

Stories of the Peculiar, Exceptional and Nefarious

Texas Obscurities( )
Author: Bills, E. R.
ISBN:978-1-62619-281-2
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Arcadia Publishing
Imprint:History Press, The
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $19.99
Book Description:

Some of these quirky true stories might surprise even the most proud Texan. Austin sat the first all-woman state supreme court in the nation in 1925. A utopian colony thrived in Kristenstad during the Great Depression. Bats taken from the Bracken and Ney Caves and Devil's Sinkhole were developed as a secret weapon that vied with the Manhattan Project to shorten World War II. In Slaton in 1922, German priest Joseph M. Keller was kidnapped, tarred and feathered amid anti-German fervor...
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Pages:160
Detailed Subjects: Reference / Curiosities & Wonders
History / United States / State & Local / Southwest (Az, Nm, Ok, Tx)
Biography & Autobiography / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.31 Inches
Book Weight:0.62 Pounds

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