TEXAS WOOLLYBACKS: THE RANGE SHEEP AND GOAT INDUSTRY.

TEXAS WOOLLYBACKS: THE RANGE SHEEP AND GOAT INDUSTRY.
Paul H. Carlson

College Station: Texas A&M Press,1982. 236pp. Green cloth. Index. Bibliography. Appendix. Maps. Charts. Photographs. First edition. Very fine in a near fine dust jacket. Journal of American History: “This well written and thoroughly researched book will invariably be appreciated by those individuals interested in southwestern and agricultural history.” B. Byron Price: “…comprehensive, well organized, and easily read treatment of a subject comparatively neglected by historians of the American livestock industry. The first major synthesis of Texas sheep and goat business in nearly forty years.”  The author chronicles the development of the sheep and goat industry in Texas from Spanish times to about 1930. His epilogue updates the industry since 1930.