TSHA is the state’s longest-running publisher of books on Texas history, having published our first volume in 1918. Through the years, we have established a reputation as a publisher of high-quality, award-winning books on a wide variety of topics, including exploration, biography, architecture, historic sites, high school football, labor unions, and suburbanization. All lovers of Texas's rich pasts will find something to enjoy among our books.
The Texas Almanac has chronicled the geography, history, economy, and culture of Texas since 1857. The 2020-2021 edition is the 70th in the Texas Almanac’s sixteen-decade history. It features an in-depth article on the state's rapidly growing publication and changing demographics by the former director of the U.S. Census Bureau, Stephen H. Murdock, Ph.D., and the former Associate Director of the Hobby Center for the Study of Texas, Michael Cline, Ph.D. The new edition also includes an infortmative feature article on Asian Indians in Texas by Ayshea Khan, the Asian American Community Archivist at the Austin History Center. Beyond these feature articles, the Texas Almanac continues its tradition on providing up-to-date information on all of the Lone Star State's 254 counties. Order your Texas Almanac 2020-2021 here.
- Stephen F. Austin: Empresario of Texas
- Washington on the Brazos: Cradle of the Texas Republic
- Lone Star Blue and Gray: Essays on Texas and the Civil War (2nd Edition)
- The Wests of Texas: Cattle Ranching Entrepreneurs
- Red Water, Black Gold: The Canadian River in Western Texas, 1920–1999