Big Bend History

Books and maps of the culture, history and people of Texas' Big Bend region.



Big Bend National Park and Vicinity (Images of America series)

Big Bend National Park and Vicinity (Images of America series)

By Alex, Thomas C.
Price: $21.99


Part of the ?Images of America? series of pictorial histories, Big Bend National Park and Vicinity features historic photographs that document the...more info

Legendary Locals of the Big Bend and Davis Mountains

Legendary Locals of the Big Bend and Davis Mountains

By Glendinning, Jim
Price: $21.99


"Home of the Last Frontier" is how the local radio station aptly describes the Big Bend and Davis Mountains region of West Texas, the sparsely...more info

All Eyes on the Rio Grande: Being the Long Lost Journal of Col T

All Eyes on the Rio Grande: Being the Long Lost Journal of Col T

By Alexander, Thomas
Price: $22.95


The fascinating story of the long lost handwritten journal of the fictional Lt. Colonel Thomas Ivory McIvor, U.S. Army. Lost for nearly a century,...more info

God's Country or Devil's Playground

God's Country or Devil's Playground

By Nelson, Barney (editor)
Price: $22.95


The dramatic desert landscapes of the Big Bend country along the Texas-Mexico border reminded historian Walter Prescott Webb of "an earth-wreck in...more info

Big Bend Country: Land of the Unexpected

Big Bend Country: Land of the Unexpected

By Ragsdale, Kenneth
Price: $24.95


Kenneth B. Ragsdale first visited the Big Bend in 1928 as a child. His fascination drew him back as an adult, and he has been digging around in and...more info

More Tales of the Big Bend

More Tales of the Big Bend

By Miles, Elton
Price: $24.95


Hidden treasures dot the Big Bend country of far west Texas. From the Guadalupes to the Chinatis and the Chisos, lost mines and abandoned hoards lie...more info

Tin Cups and China Saucers

Tin Cups and China Saucers

By Neville, Joyce (Editor); Cowsar, Clara May Bogel (Editor)
Price: $24.95


The Big Bend Area of Far West Texas is under-populated today and was scarcely inhabited at all in the late 19th Century when, into this 12,000 square...more info

The Story of the Highlands

The Story of the Highlands

By Reeves, Frank
Price: $25.00


"Printed under direction of Warren Hunter and Marvin Hunter, Jr.", the first 26 pages provide a general description of the Highlands area of West...more info

Ribeyes & Cowtales

Ribeyes & Cowtales

By Baird, Jerry
Price: $27.95


A collection of recipes and stories from World Champion Chuck Wagon Cook, Jerry Baird. This cookbook salutes the Cowboys who still work the old west....more info

Big Bend National Park

Big Bend National Park

By Patoski, Joe Nick; Photography by Laurence Parent
Price: $29.95


Big Bend National Park is one of the few places left in America where a person can literally get away from it all. Nestled in the great bend of the...more info


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