Books for Adults
For information on purchasing these and other books, contact the Park Store.
Gente de Razón: People of Reason, CD; Western National Parks Association 1998
San Antonio Missions National Historical Park by Luis Torres; Western National Parks Association 1993
The Spanish Missions of San Antonio by Lewis F. Fisher; Maverick Publishing 1998
A Taste of the Missions: A Texas Cookbook compiled by Los Compadres de San Antonio Missions Historical Historical Park; Wimmer Cookbooks 2005
Roadside Guide to Mission Churches: California, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Baja California, and Northern Mexico; Coop's Maps 2000
The Texas Indians by David La Vere; Texas A&M University Press 2004
San Antonio Legacy by Donald E. Everett, Illustrations by José Cisneros; Maverick Publishing 1979
Lone Star: A History of Texas and the Texans by T.R. Fehrenback; Da Capo Press 1968
The Texas Connection with the American Revolution by Robert H. Thonhoff; Eakin Press 2000
Passport to Your National Parks - Explorer Edition; Eastern Parks and Monuments Association
Passport to Your National Parks - Pocket Edition; Eastern Parks and Monuments Association
Did You Know?
that Texas longhorn cattle evolved from 3 breeds the Spanish imported to the Americas in the 17th and 18th centuries? They were the barrenda or piebald, the retinto, and ganado prieto. Modern longhorn have long legs and a narrow body - perfectly suited to travel long distances in dry, harsh country.