Texas Nature Observations and Reminiscenses

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This book serves as a "treatise on insect and animal life" (p. 4) in and around San Antonio, Texas. It discusses the life patterns and behavior of Texas insects, fish, reptiles and other animals, as well as the hunting practices of the time, all in great detail and with accompanying photographs.

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323 p. : ill., ports. ; 26 cm.

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Menger, R. 1913.

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This book is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2010 and was provided by University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 308 times , with 15 in the last month . More information about this book can be viewed below.

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Established in 1970 with the UT Medical School at San Antonio, the Libraries support the education and research of the faculty, staff, and students of the university’s medical, dental, nursing, graduate, and allied health sciences schools and branches in Harlingen, Laredo, and the South Texas Research Park in San Antonio.

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Description

This book serves as a "treatise on insect and animal life" (p. 4) in and around San Antonio, Texas. It discusses the life patterns and behavior of Texas insects, fish, reptiles and other animals, as well as the hunting practices of the time, all in great detail and with accompanying photographs.

Physical Description

323 p. : ill., ports. ; 26 cm.

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There is a handwritten note and signature by the author on the first page reading, "With Compliments to the Bexar County Medical Society, San Antonio, Texas, R. Menger, M. D."
Page 321 is skipped in the pagination of this book.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2010

Rescuing Texas History, 2010 is comprised of photographs, postcards, maps, letters, yearbooks, and other materials that reflect on bygone eras of Texas history.

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  • 1913

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  • Feb. 15, 2011, 2:27 p.m.

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Menger, R. Texas Nature Observations and Reminiscenses, book, 1913; San Antonio, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth143558/: accessed August 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries.