Susanna of the Alamo (Paperback)

A True Story

By John Jakes, Paul Bacon (Illustrator)

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152005955, 40pp.

Publication Date: August 24, 1990

List Price: 8.99*
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“Remember the Alamo!” is one of the most familiar battle cries in American history, yet few know about the brave woman who inspired it. Susanna Dickinson’s story reveals the crucial role she played during that turbulent period in Texas-American history.

About the Author

Best known for the Civil War trilogy, North and South, John Jakes also authored The Kent Family Chronicles.

Paul Bacon also illustrated Susanna of the Alamo. He lives in Clintondale, New York.