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Texas is a big state, both in size and population. It is located in the South Central region of the United States. The scenery of Texas includes deserts, prairies, forests and coastline. The nickname of Texas is The Lone Star State. That is to remind people it was once an independent republic and of its struggle for independence from Mexico. Houston is the largest city, and Austin is the capital.
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The Alamo was an 18th century Franciscan Mission in San Antonio, Texas. It was here that Texans fought General Santa Anna and his troops. They all died, including James Bowie and Davy Crockett. The expression Remember the Alamo came as a result of Santa Anna’s cruelty during the battle. The following month the Americans defeated the Mexican Army, ending the revolution.