Thousands of illegal US citizens are pouring into the Mexican territory of Texas. When Mexican dictator Santa Anna discovers they have seized the Alamo, he is determined to kill or drive all of them out of Texas. Through the eyes of historical figures, experience posadas, tejano culture and three battles that changed Mexico forever.
Historical fiction. Written in past tense.
Total word count: 10,800
Unique word count: 275
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|Year of publication:||2009|
|Number of pages:||100|