The governor's hounds the Texas State Police, 1870-1873 / by Barry A. Crouch and Donaly E. Brice

Author(s): Crouch, Barry A., 1941-
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Subjects: Texas State Police--History
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Law enforcement--Texas--History--19th century
Police, State--Texas--History--19th century
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Austin : University of Texas Press, c2011. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012)
Series: UPCC book collections on Project MUSE
Jack and Doris Smothers series in Texas history, life, and culture no. 30
UPCC book collections on Project MUSE
LC Classification: H, HV
Additional Authors: Brice, Donaly E
Project Muse
Notes: Invalid LCCN: 2011005076
ISBN: 9780292735385
ISBN: 0292735383
ISBN: 9780292726796
ISBN: 0292726791
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Murder: an inalienable state right -- An "untiring enemy to all evil-doers": the formation of the state police -- "An affair only equalled by the exploits of the comanches": the Hill County imbroglio -- "The dark recesses of their hearts": the state police and martial law in Walker County -- A shamelessly disloyal community: the state police and Limestone/Freestone Counties -- The job is relentless: state policemen in action -- Lampasas: the death of the state police
Description based on print version record
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xi, 312 p. :) ill., maps ;
OCLC Number: muse9780292735385
ISBN/ISSN: 9780292735385
0292735383
9780292726796
0292726791

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