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military heroes of the war with Mexico

by Charles J. Peterson

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Published by W. A. Leary in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Biography,
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848

  • Edition Notes

    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE353 .P48
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii p., 1 l.,
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23319473M
    LC Control Number02017595

    "Much has been written about the Mexican war, but this is the best military history of that conflict Leading personalities, civilian and military, Mexican and American, are given incisive and fair evaluations. The coming of war is seen as unavoidable, given American expansion and Mexican resistance to loss of territory, compounded by the fact that neither side understood the other. The Mexican-American War, by crrlcontributor J Polk got Congress to declare war on Mexico, attacked the Mexican military academy in Chapultepec Castle and captured it after a hard fight in which two of the heroes were the young Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant.

      Texas Revolution, also called War of Texas Independence, War fought from October to April between Mexico and Texas colonists that resulted in Texas’s independence from Mexico and the founding of the Republic of Texas (–45). Although the Texas Revolution was bookended by the Battles of Gonzales and San Jacinto, armed conflict and political turmoil that pitted . The War with Mexico is a book by Justin Harvey Smith. It won the Pulitzer Prize for History. References External links. The full text of The War with This article about a book on United States military history is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it Author: Justin Harvey Smith.

    About So Far from God. The Mexican-American War of the s, precipitated by border disputes and the U.S. annexation of Texas, ended with the military occupation of Mexico . Later, at a dinner in Mexico City, he said that but for the science of the military academy this army, multiplied by four, could not have entered the capital of Mexico. After the war Scott said flatly: I give it as my fixed opinion that but for our graduated cadets the war between the United States and Mexico might, and probably would, have Author: Historynet Staff.


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Description.However, on Septeman American military cemetery was established in Mexico City in the aftermath of the Mexican–American War. [1] Other monuments and memorials in Mexico commemorate those lost in the Mexican side of the conflict, particularly the Niños Héroes, seven army cadets who lost their lives defending Chapultepec Castle.