To the Halls of the Montezumas: The Mexican War in the American Imagination

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To the Halls of the Montezumas: The Mexican War in the American Imagination - Johannsen, Robert Walter

"Our country has entered on a new epoch of its history," wrote a Whig Party journal in 1849, just after America's triumph in the Mexican War. Indeed, for that romantic generation of Americans in the mid-nineteenth century, the Mexican War was a grand exercise in self-identity: it legitimized the young republic's convictions of mission and destiny ... Read More

To the Halls of the Montezumas: The Mexican War in the American Imagination 1988, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780195049817

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To the Halls of the Montezumas: The Mexican War in the American Imagination 1985, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195035186

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