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The Mexican Texans by Phyllis McKenzie

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Published by Texas A&M University Press in College Station .
Written in English



  • Texas,
  • Mexico


  • Mexican Americans -- Texas -- History.,
  • Mexican Americans -- Texas -- Social life and customs.,
  • Mexican Americans -- Texas -- Ethnic identity.,
  • Immigrants -- Texas -- History.,
  • Texas -- History.,
  • Texas -- Ethnic relations.,
  • Texas -- Relations -- Mexico.,
  • Mexico -- Relations -- Texas.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [131]) and index.

StatementPhyllis McKenzie.
SeriesTexans all
LC ClassificationsF395.M5 M38 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 142 p. :
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3677249M
ISBN 101585443069, 1585443077
LC Control Number2003016356

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