The Spanish Missions of San Antonio

The Spanish Missions of San Antonio

by Lewis F. Fisher

An illustrated history of the missions of San Antonio, a UNESCO World Heritage Site

This concise and lavishly illustrated account balances the significant history of the San Antonio’s missions’ founding and their original function with the stories of their subsequent decay and eventual restoration. New drawings depict all five mission compounds as they first appeared. Built in the eighteenth century by Franciscan friars and ...

  • Paperback
  • 9781595347138
  • Published: January 2010