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Quinta Mazatlan: A Visual Journey
Language: en
Pages: 34
Authors: Pino Shah, Eileen Mattei
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-28 - Publisher:

Quinta Mazatlan: A Visual Journey, is a celebration of the architectural and cultural wonders of McAllen’s most distinctive mansion and landscape. Photographer Deval Pino Shah and writer Eileen Mattei collaborated on this book filled with stunning images by Shah. Mattei presents new artistic and historical perspectives of one of Texas’
Tales Told at Midnight Along the Rio Grande
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Valley Byliners
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-12 - Publisher: iUniverse

Tales Told at Midnight Along the Rio Grande: A great river with two names forms the southern boundary of Texas. Here, two cultures clash and old world ghosts collide with new. Two peoples create their myths and legends, each with their own heroes and villains, lovers and friends, natural and
Language: en
Pages: 157
Authors: Gene Fowler
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-03-01 - Publisher: University of Texas Press

Texas has been home to so many colorful characters, out-of-staters might wonder if any normal people live here. And it's true that the "Texian" desire to act out sometimes overcomes even the most sober citizens—which makes it a real challenge for the genuine eccentrics to distinguish themselves from the rest
McAllen Architecture: A Visual Journey
Language: en
Pages: 58
Authors: Pino Shah, Geoff Alger
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-31 - Publisher:

McAllen Architecture: A Visual Journey reveals the heritage and history of Texas's southernmost industrial hub city as told by its buildings. Outstanding architectural images by Pino Shah show the influence of diverse cultures and regional styles that have shaped the border city's built environment since the early 1900s. Geoff Alger
Birding Trails Texas Gulf Coast
Language: en
Pages: 588
Authors: Jim Foster
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-26 - Publisher: Wilderness Adventures Press

The Texas Gulf Coast is one of the most outstanding birding locations in North America. From whooping cranes to sandhill cranes, ducks, geese, raptors and the hundreds of song birds that migrate every year to the Texas Gulf make this a birder's paradise. There are numerous public sites that make