It Happened in San Antonio

From Rough Riders to outlaws to Chili Queens, It Happened in San Antonio offers a unique look at intriguing people and episodes from the history of San Antonio.

Find out what it took to move the historic Fairmount Hotel just six blocks. Learn what happened when a congressman “rolled” into the San Antonio River. And discover what’s been happening at the Alamo since Davy Crockett, James Bowie, and Col. William Barret Travis met their fate.

In an easy-to-read style that’s entertaining and informative, author Marilyn Bennett recounts some of the most captivating moments in San Antonio’s past and present.