Tejanos (Texans of Mexican heritage) were instrumental leaders in the life and development of Texas during the Mexican period, the war of independence, and the Texas Republic. This title examines the lives, careers, and influence of the Tejano leaders who were influential in the political and military leadership, and economic development of Texas.
Jesus F. de la Teja is a past president of the Texas State Historical Association. He is a professor and chair of the Department of History at Texas State University-San Marcos.
Texas A & M University Press
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Elma Dill Russell Spencer Series in the West and Southwest