The Mexican War has long been overshadowed in the public imagination by that most popular of all American wars, the Civil War. And it has been swept under the carpet of national conscience as, at worst, a calculated land grab from a neighbor too weak to defend itself. Otis Singletary's concise, dramatic account of the war that won the Southwest and California for the United States is designed to evoke in modern readers a fresh appreciation of one of the most colorful but neglected episodes in American military affairs-and ...

The Mexican War 1962, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226760612

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Mexican War 1962, University of Chicago Press

ISBN-13: 9780226760599