Coronado's children : tales of lost mines and buried treasures of the Southwest (Book, 1978) [Hayden Memorial Library @ Citrus College]
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Coronado's children : tales of lost mines and buried treasures of the Southwest

Author: J Frank Dobie
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, ©1978.
Series: Barker Texas History Center series, no. 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Recounts the tales and legends of those hardy souls who searched for buried treasure in the Southwest.
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Genre/Form: History
Trivia and miscellanea
Miscellanea
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964.
Coronado's children.
Austin : University of Texas Press, ©1978
(OCoLC)638552529
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J Frank Dobie
ISBN: 029271050X 9780292710504 0292710526 9780292710528
OCLC Number: 4729354
Description: xxii, 329 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The Lost San Saba MIne --
Down the Nueces --
The Facts about Fort Ramírez --
The Circumstance of War --
Tales of the Cow Camp --
Post Hole Banks --
Midas on a Goatskin --
The lost nigger mine --
On West --
Los Muertos no Hablan --
The Challenge of the Desert --
In the Sunshine of the Pecos --
The Pecos Barricade --
The Secret of the Guadalupes --
Not only Gold and Silver --
Sartin for Sure --
The Treasure of the Wichitas.
Series Title: Barker Texas History Center series, no. 3.
Responsibility: J. Frank Dobie ; foreword by Frank H. Wardlaw ; ill. by Charles Shaw.

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Recounts the tales and legends of those hardy souls who searched for buried treasure in the Southwest.
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"As entrancing a volume as one is likely to pick up in a month of Sundays." * The New York Times * "Dobie has discovered for us a native Arabian Night." * Chicago Evening Post * "This is the best Read more...

 
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