Historic Houston Streets: The Stories Behind the Names

Historic Houston Streets: The Stories Behind the Names
Historic Houston Streets: The Stories Behind the Names [Second Edition] by Mark Hinton
2010 | EPUB | 11.7MB

Wind through the Bayou City's colorful past in Marks Hinton's revised and expanded Historic Streets Houston: The Stories Behind the Names. The book tells tales of Houston politics and power, courage and sacrifice, heroes and scoundrels, humor and tragedy, myths and legends-all commemorated by the streets you drive on every day. This extensively researched collection provides an overview of the area's rich history that will make you a fascinating conversationalist or perhaps even inspire you to delve more deeply into the stories behind the signs.