Surviving On the Texas Frontier
Surviving on the Texas Frontier: Personal Recollections of Life in Nineteenth-Century Texas by Sarah Harkey Hall.
Few accounts of life in 19th century provide either the vivd detail of the poignancy of those reflections set down by Hall in 1095. Her narrative written at the age of forty-eight for her children, captured the rhythms of daily and seasonal life in frontier San Saba County. This memoir chronicles her struggle for physical and emotional survival, as well at the struggles of her family and community.
Hardcover, 153 pages.