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S: The Best Book About Texas You Will Probably Never Read

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FC: The Best Book About Texas You'll Probably ever Read from A to Z

1: The Best Book About Texas You'll Probably Never Read from A to Z | Nathan Blue and Logan Moris Kee Period 8

2: Table Of Contents | A................1 B................2 C................3 D................4 E................5 F................6 G...............7 H...............8 I................9 J...............10 k...............11 L...............12 M...............13 N...............14

3: O..............15 P..............16 Q..............17 R..............18 S..............19 T..............20 U..............21 V..............22 W.............23 X..............24 Y..............25 Z..............26

4: A | Austin City Limits Recreation | Austin City Limits is a music festival in central downtown Austin in Zilker Park. Every year hundreds of people flock to the festival to listen to all kinds of music. It lasts three days attracting people from all over Texas and beyond. Many bands and musicians travel to the festival to play as well as listen to all the amazing music.

5: B | Brazos River Water source | The Brazos River is the largest interior river in Texas. The Brazos River is a flirter and vary profitable farmland. It starts in eastern New Mexico and flows 1,200 miles to reach the Gulf of Mexico. The Brazos River was responsible for the settlement of many towns.

6: C | Colorado River Water Source It is a water source for Austin in which it runs through and was developed by the Anasazi in 600 A.D. The exolorer Melchior Diaz was the first to explore it in 1540. The Colorado River is used for many water sports. The river flows through Utah, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, California, Arizona and Nevada.

7: D | Delaware Mountans Landforms Delaware Mountains is about 5,210 feet. It is in Culberson County.It is 1,588 ft. above sea level in the Mountains and basins region just south of the Guadalupe Pass. The mountains are named after the Delaware indains.

8: E | Enchanted Rock Landform Enchanted Rock is a large pink granite rock formation located in the Enchanted Rock state Park in Fredricksburg Texas. Enchanted Rock covers 640 acers and rises 450 feet above the sorounding tarine.

9: F | Fiesta Texas recreation Fiesta Texas is a theme park located in San Antonio Texas. construction fist started taking place in 1990 and ended in 1992. It was origanily founded by USAA and then because it lossed 16 million dollers sold the park to Warner Brothers.

10: G | Gulf of Mexico water sorce The Gulf of Mexico is a meditarainian type sea surrounded partially by the U.S. It ranges in depths from 4,384m in its deepest parts to 20m in its shallowest. The gulf measures 1,600km east to west and 900km north to south.

11: H | University of Houston | Over 28,700 student go to the University of Houston. Founded in 1927.Chosen as one of the nation's best colleges for undergrad education.No. 2 most racially or ethnically diverse university in the nation

12: I | Irving City | The population was 216,290 according to the 2010 census. The Dallas Cowboys used to play in the now demolished stadium. Irving was founded in 1903 by J.O. "Otto" Schulze and Otis Brown.

13: J | Lake Jackson Museum Landmark | It has been 25 years since it first opened. The museum is dedicated to telling the history of our city. It teaches the youth about history

14: K | Kyle City | The City of Kyle was founded in 1880 by nearby settlers. Approximately 60 miles north of San Antonio, It was founded by Fergus Kyle. An family's donated a lot of acres to the city founding.

15: L | Laredo City The city of Laredo is located in the southwest part of Texas near Nuevo Laredo on the border of Mexico and Texas. it was founded by Don Tomez Sanchez in 1755. It is know for having hot summers and cold winters.

16: M | St Mary's University | St. Mary's University was founded in 1852. A population of nearly 4,000 of all faiths and backgrounds. San Antonio's oldest Catholic university. St. Marys is 135 acres.

17: N | Neches | The Neches River flows southeast for 416 miles.The river transports many goods. The Neches runs through the piney woods. It is the most southern river in Texas. | Water Source

18: O | OU Texas Red River Rivalry Recreational | The red river rivalry pits Texas against Oklahoma in a neutral stadium. It is in the middle of the Texas state fair. It is every year at October

19: P | Pine Springs City The Pine Springs are located Near El Paso in Culbertson county.its population as of 2000 is fifty-one people. It is just south of new Mexico and was 1858.

20: Q | Quitman Mountains | It is 98% in Texas and 2% in Mexico. The highest elevation in the range is 6,589 feet above sea level. The Quitman Mountains begin seven miles west of Sierra Blanca. It was named after John Anthony Quitman

21: R | Rio Grande water sorce The Rio Grande is the Largest River in Texas and makes most of the border of Texas and Mexico. In Mexico it is now as the Rio Bravo. eventually after traveling about 1,900 miles it emptys into the Gulf Of Mexico.

22: S | It is a sixty foot boat. It took in hundreds millions of shrimp in its day. It was made decades ago.built of cypress timber. | Shrimp Boat Monument Historical Importance

23: T | University of Texas University The University of Texas is located in downtown Austin and is home to the Texas longhorns. The university was founded in 1883 and had a campus of only forty acres. It now has 357 acres of land and a student body of over 50,000.

24: U | University of Baylor College | The 2010 freshman class was one of the most academic classes.In fact, Baylor students, faculty and staff annually volunteer more than 150,000 hours of local community service. The past freshman SAT scores have risen 50 points.

25: V | Vanishing River Cruise Recreation The Vanishing River Cruise is located in Burnet Texas. You take a boat out to see the beautiful scenery and wild life along the Texas shorelines. The boat, Texas Eagle II, has a 70 ft. enclosed three deck and holds 200 passenger.

26: W | Wings Over Houston Recreation | The twenty-seventh annual Wings Over Houston takes place Saturday October 15th through the 16th. Featuring for the first time the Air Force's new aircraft, F-22 Raptor, and the Red Bull Air Force Parachute Team. Also, Chuck Aaron will be performing helicopter aerobatics.

27: X | Xit Ranch Historical Importance | The XIT Ranch in the 1880s was the largest range in the world under fence. It was three million acres. It all laid in the Texas Panhandle. XIT- stands for "Ten In Texas".

28: Y | The Yoakum Heritage Museum was built in the early 1900s by JK Elkins.Thi antebellum home continued as the home for the Elkin's family until 1986.The museum is a beautiful example of Victorian architecture. | Yoakum Heritage Museum Historical Importance

29: Z | Zargoza Birthplace Historical importance the Zargoza birthplace is a reconstructed replica of Ignacio Seguin Zaragoza's birthplace and is located in Victoria Texas. Zargoza is famous because of the battle of Puebla in witch he and his small army of merchants and farmers defeated the French army and won there independence(again).

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