By Jesús F. De la Teja
Tejanos (Texans of Mexican history) have been instrumental leaders within the existence and improvement of Texas in the course of the Mexican interval, the struggle of independence, and the Texas Republic.
Jesús F. de l. a. Teja and ten different students study the lives, careers, and effect of many long-neglected yet traditionally major Tejano leaders who have been lively and influential within the formation, political and army management, and fiscal improvement of Texas.
In Tejano management in Mexican and innovative Texas, lesser-known figures comparable to Father Refugio de l. a. Garza, Juan Martín Veramendi, José Antonio Saucedo, Raphael Manchola, and Carlos de los angeles Garza sign up for their better-known counterparts—José Antonio Navarro, Juan Seguín, and Plácido Benavides, for example—on the degree of Texas and nearby historic consideration.
This ebook additionally incorporates a foreword by David J. Weber, in which he discusses how Anglocentric perspectives allowed very important Tejano figures to vanish from public wisdom. scholars and students of Texas and nearby historical past, these attracted to Texana, and readers in Latino/a stories will glean vital insights from Tejano management in Mexican and progressive Texas.
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