To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
Show all languages
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.

Texas A&M University Press

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Texas A&M University Press
Parent companyTexas A&M University
Country of originUnited States
Headquarters locationCollege Station, Texas
Distributionself-distribution (US)
East-West Export Books (Asia, Australia, Hawaii)
Eurospan Group (EMEA)
Scholarly Book Services (Canada)[1]
Publication typesBooks

Texas A&M University Press (also known informally as TAMU Press) is a scholarly publishing house associated with Texas A&M University. It was founded in 1974 and is located in College Station, Texas, in the United States.

YouTube Encyclopedic

  • 1/3
    11 106
    27 883
    8 906
  • 🔥👢🤠 Hot off the Press: Texas A&M Delta Zeta Recruitment Video 🤠👢🔥
  • Delta Gamma at Texas A&M University Proves to Be the Future Wives of Today
  • Texas A&M University School of Law



The Texas A&M University Press was founded in 1974 under the direction of Texas A&M University president and chancellor Jack K. Williams. The first director of the press, Frank H. Wardlaw, had previously helped to establish the University of Texas Press and the University of South Carolina Press. From its founding, the press has operated as a university department, reporting directly to the university president.[2] The press is expected to "further the objectives of the university through publications devoted to advancing knowledge among scholars and to enriching the cultural heritage of the Southwest."[2]

The original press offices were destroyed by a fire in February 1979. They were replaced in 1983 with the construction of the John H. Lindsey Building. This allows for offices, the warehouse, and a shipping area to be consolidated under one roof.[2]

The press is funded by book sales, an endowment, and financial support from Texas A&M University.[2]


In September 1975, the press published its first work, Elizabeth A. H. John's Storms Brewed in Other Men's Worlds. Within a decade, the press had begun publishing over thirty titles a year.[2]

The press has published works in several series designed to feature regional history. Among these are the Centennial Series of the Association of Former Students, which concerns aspects of Texas A&M's history, the Montague History of Oil Series, the Texas A&M Southwestern Studies Series, and the Clayton Wheat Williams Texas Life Series. Additionally, the press has developed a series featuring regional art, the Joe and Betty Moore Texas Art Series, one dealing with regional literature (the Tarleton State University Southwestern Studies in the Humanities), and the Louise Lindsey Merrick Texas Environment Series and the W.L. Moody, Jr. Natural History Series, which cover natural history. Fiction and nonfiction of the 19th and 20th centuries are also reprinted as part of the Southwest Landmarks series. The press has also published works dealing with military history, architecture, business history, chemistry, economics, veterinary medicine, nautical archeology and engineering.[2]

Apart from its own publications, the press also distributes books from various other university presses, including Texas Review Press, the University of North Texas Press, and Texas Christian University Press, as well as books from the Texas State Historical Association.[2]

See also


  1. ^ "Booksellers". Texas A&M University Press.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g Lloyd Lyman: Texas A&M University Press from the Handbook of Texas Online. Retrieved December 24, 2008.

External links

This page was last edited on 4 March 2023, at 06:21
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.