Trinity University Press

Eldon Cagle Jr.

Fort Sam

Fort Sam profiles one of America's most historic military posts, established in San Antonio in 1876 and named a National Historic Landmark in 1975. At the beginning of the twentieth century, Fort Sam was the nation's largest Army post. The text and the more than 175 illustrations outline Fort Sam's transformation from an assortment of installations, including the Alamo, into today's sprawling...