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San Antonio on Parade

Six Historic Festivals

San Antonio on Parade( )
Author: Sobre, Judith Berg
Series title:Tarleton State University Southwestern Studies in the Humanities Ser.
ISBN:978-1-58544-222-5
Publication Date:Feb 2003
Publisher:Texas A&M University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $29.95
Book Description:

Cities, like people, may be best known by the way they party. For nearly a century-and-a-half, San Antonio has partied well. In this fascinating look at late-nineteenth-century festivals in San Antonio, Judith Berg Sobré brings an art historian's sensibility to accounts of the pageantry, parades, and festive events that typified a city welcoming settlers from several nations and American regions into a community that valued their individuality even while it taught them a new...
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Book Details
Pages:280
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Customs & Traditions
Social Science / Holidays (Non-Religious)
History / United States / State & Local / Southwest (Az, Nm, Ok, Tx)
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.125 x 9.25 Inches
Book Weight:1.35 Pounds



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