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Stephen F. Austin: Keeping Promises Mary Dodson Wade

Stephen F. Austin: Keeping Promises

Mary Dodson Wade

Published April 1st 2012
ISBN : 9781933979113
Hardcover
24 pages
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The heroic life of Stephen F. Austin, the Father of Texas, is vividly portrayed in this biography. In 1821, Austin led an intrepid group of colonists to settle parts of Spanish-controlled Texas. Over the course of the next fifteen years heMoreThe heroic life of Stephen F. Austin, the Father of Texas, is vividly portrayed in this biography. In 1821, Austin led an intrepid group of colonists to settle parts of Spanish-controlled Texas. Over the course of the next fifteen years he negotiated, cajoled, and eventually took up arms against the newly independent Mexico to eventually help found the Republic of Texas. Austins patience, courage, and character are celebrated throughout this resource for emerging readers.