The Dead March: A History of the Mexican-American War

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The bloody 1846-1848 war between the United States and Mexico filled out the shape of the continental United States, forcing Mexico to recognize its loss of Texas and give up the rest of what became the Southwestern United States. Generally people argue that the United States won this war because unlike Mexico it was already a unified nation that commanded the loyalty of its citizens. Focusing on the vivid experiences of ordinary soldiers and civilians, both Americans and Mexicans, The Dead March reveals something very ...

The Dead March: A History of the Mexican-American War 2017, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674972346

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