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The paper republic
James Bevill

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The paper republic
the struggle for money, credit and independence in the Republic of Texas
James Bevill.

Published 2009 by Bright Sky Press in Houston, Tex .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Spanish Texas, 1535-1821
Filibusters, lone stars and pirates
Mexican Texas, 1821-1836
Financing the Texas revolution
Harrisburg, the steamboat Cayuga and Galveston
Velasco and Columbia: capitals on the Gulf Coast
Houston: the great stock exchange
Star money, engraved notes and change notes
Mirabeau B. Lamar: the great paper chase begins
Austin: "You will strike out the interest!"
Austin: stocks, bonds, wooden ships and pigs
Old Sam and the exchequer bills
Houston and Washington: a tug-of-war on the capital
The architect of annexation
The golden shower.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
976.4/03
Library of Congress
F390 .B497 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23554643M
ISBN 13
9781933979250
LC Control Number
2009024429
OCLC/WorldCat
262888346
Goodreads
7120911

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