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Thread #68626   Message #1157171
Posted By: Peace
07-Apr-04 - 11:38 PM
Thread Name: The Alamo--Needless Martyrs
Subject: RE: BS: The Alamo--Needless Martyrs
According to Michener in the novel "Texas", The Yellow Rose occupied Santa Anna's time, thus allowing the 'defenders' of the mission to further reinforce their position, gaining an extra day for the Republic of Texas.