"Surrounded by Dangers of All Kinds": The Mexican War Letters of Lieutenant Theodore Laidley

Description:

This book contains a collection of letters written by Lieutenant Theodore Thadeus Sobieski (T. T. S.) Laidley between 1845 and 1848. The letters discuss life as a soldier during the Mexican War; most of the letters were written from various stations in Mexico. Each letter is bracketed by editorial commentary on the historical context and the collection is prefaced by a brief biography of Laidley's life prior to the first letter. Index starts on page 179.

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Creation Date: 1997  
Partner(s):
UNT Press
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
General Collection
University of North Texas Press
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Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1997
Coverage:
Place
United States
Place
Mexico
Era
Mexican Texas, 1821-1835
The Texas Revolution, 1835-1836
From 1774 to 1886
Description:

This book contains a collection of letters written by Lieutenant Theodore Thadeus Sobieski (T. T. S.) Laidley between 1845 and 1848. The letters discuss life as a soldier during the Mexican War; most of the letters were written from various stations in Mexico. Each letter is bracketed by editorial commentary on the historical context and the collection is prefaced by a brief biography of Laidley's life prior to the first letter. Index starts on page 179.

Note:

"V. 6 War and the Southwest Series."

Physical Description:

xxiv, 185 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Keyword(s): letters | epistolary collections
Series Title: War and the Southwest Series
Partner:
UNT Press
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Collection:
General Collection
Collection:
University of North Texas Press
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 37001773 |
  • ISBN: 1574410342
  • CALL-NO: E411.L34 1997
  • LCCN: 97-22086
  • UNTCAT: b2055320 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc28333
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text

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"Surrounded by Dangers of All Kinds": The Mexican War Letters of Lieutenant Theodore Laidley

"Surrounded by Dangers of All Kinds": The Mexican War Letters of Lieutenant Theodore Laidley

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