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Author Folsom, Bradley, 1979- author

Title Arredondo : last Spanish ruler of Texas and northeastern New Spain / by Bradley Folsom
Published Norman, OK : University of Oklahoma Press, [2017]
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Contents Like father, like son, 1775-1791 -- Servant of the crown, 1791-1810 -- The conquest of Nuevo Santander, 1811 -- Arredondo as administrator and delegator, 1812 -- Fire and sword, 1813 -- The Battle of Medina, 1813 -- Caligula in Texas, 1813-1814 -- The Viceroy of the North, 1814-1815 -- A government of order and good administration, 1815-1816 -- Unlawful enterprises, 1815-1816 -- The Siege of Soto la Marina, 1817 -- A false peace, 1817-1818 -- A reduction of authority, 1819-1820 -- The coming of Mexican independence, 1820-1821 -- After Arredondo, 1821-1837 -- Conclusion
Summary "Examines the history of Texas and Northeastern New Spain under Commandant General Joaquín de Arredondo, a Spanish civil and military authority who employed violence and unconventional means to maintain order against revolutionaries, invaders, pirates, and raiding American Indian tribes during the years of 1811 to 1821"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Arredondo, Joaquín de, 1775-1837
Arredondo, Joaquín de, 1775-1837.
Generals -- Spain -- Biography
Generals -- Texas -- Biography
Governors -- Nuevo Santander (New Spain) -- Biography
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Historical.
Generals.
Governors.
HISTORY -- United States -- State & Local -- General.
Mexico -- History -- 1810-
Southwest, New -- History, Military -- 19th century
Texas -- Biography
Texas -- History -- 1810-1821
Mexico -- Nuevo Santander (New Spain)
Mexico.
Southwest, New.
Spain.
Texas.
Genre/Form Biography.
History.
Military history.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0806158247 (electronic bk.)
9780806158242 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Last Spanish ruler of Texas and northeastern New Spain