The American Venice. Courthouse Architecture. Cattle Ranching Empire. Civil War Diary. Julian Onderdonk’s Lost Years. Texas Politics in Pictures. WWII Internment Camp. Texas Trail Drives. The Cotton Revolution. Independent Booksellers. Where Texas Meets the Sea. Books on these and other subjects relating to Texas history, architecture and culture are winners of the San Antonio Conservation Society’s annual 2017 Publication Awards.
Written by Rudy Arispe on Feb 16 2017 - 8:36am
Written by Brooke Cowey on Feb 10 2017 - 1:12pm
Replay the video: New York Times bestseller Jan Jarboe Russell discusses her book The Train to Crystal City at the Central Library Auditorium. This book is about a secret internment camp in Texas during World War II. These camps housed Japanese, German and Italian immigrants.
Written by J.T. on Apr 18 2016 - 5:53pm
Catch up and get ahead with news about C.O.P.S. Metro Alliance; Zika Virus; Otherness + The Train to Crystal City and The Big Give. C.O.P.S Metro:
Written by JayAlmendarez13 on Jan 11 2016 - 2:52pm
Catch up and get ahead with the Edge for the week of January 11. Train to Crystal City
Written by J.T. on Dec 10 2015 - 4:00pm
The New York Times listed Jan Jarboe Russell's book, "Train to Crystal City," as one of the Top Books of 2015 (read more here).