A History of the French Legation in Texas by Kenneth Hafertepe

A History of the French Legation in Texas

byKenneth Hafertepe

Kobo ebook | January 30, 2014

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This readable and thoroughly documented volume relates the fascinating story of the French Legation in Austin. The oldest house in the city, it was built in 1840-1841 as the residence of the French chargé d'affaires to the fledgling Republic of Texas. Alphonse Dubois, the self-styled "Count de Saligny," dazzled frontier Texans with elegant parties until he was recalled after less than a year in Austin.

Title:A History of the French Legation in TexasFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:January 30, 2014Publisher:Texas State Historical AssnLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:162511012X

ISBN - 13:9781625110121

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