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Mexican War, 1846-1848

  • Towards Modern Public Financeby James W Cummings

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95

    Addresses the financing of the American-Mexican War of 1846-48. This study argues that the successful financing of the American-Mexican War had a long-term beneficial effect on American financial institutions and markets. more...

  • So Far from Godby John S.D. Eisenhower

    Random House Publishing Group 2013; US$ 24.95

    The Mexican-American War of the 1840s, precipitated by border disputes and the U.S. annexation of Texas, ended with the military occupation of Mexico City by General Winfield Scott. In the subsequent treaty, the United States gained territory that would become California, Nevada, New Mexico, Arizona, Utah, and parts of Wyoming and Colorado. In... more...

  • Wah-To-Yah and the Taos Trailby Lewis H. Garrard

    Skyhorse Publishing 2015; US$ 14.99

    The classic account and history of the Taos Revolt and the Cheyenne Indians. In the bright morning of his youth, Lewis H. Garrard traveled into the wild and free Rocky Mountain West and left us this fresh and vigorous account, which, says A. B. Guthrie Jr., contains in its pages the genuine articlethe Indian, the trader, the mountain man, their... more...

  • Kearny's Marchby Winston Groom

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 27.95

    In June 1846, General Stephen Watts Kearny rode out of Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, with two thousand soldiers, bound for California. At the time, the nation was hell-bent on expansion: James K. Polk had lately won the presidency by threatening England over the borders in Oregon, while Congress had just voted, in defiance of the Mexican government, to... more...

  • The U.S.-Mexican Warby Bud Hannings

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2014; US$ 55.00

    The U.S.-Mexican War, also known as the Mexican-American War and the Mexican War, was a conflict that took place from 1846 to 1848, mainly centering around control of Texas. Mexico claimed this territory despite Texas having declared itself a republic years earlier, while the U.S. wished to annex Texas and make it the 28th state. The war was fought... more...

  • Mexican War, Theby David Heidler; Jeanne Heidler

    ABC-CLIO 2005; US$ 52.00

    " The Mexican War details both pre- and post-war concerns and issues, offering a blend of biographical sketches of key leaders and fighters along with maps, images, a timeline of events, and discussions which utilize primary documents. A 'must' for any comprehensive American history collection; especially at the college level" - The Midwest Book... more...

  • To the Halls of the Montezumasby Robert W. Johannsen

    Oxford University Press 1988; US$ 43.99 US$ 37.83

    Drawing on military and travel accounts, newspaper dispatches and a host of other sources, this rich cultural history examines the place of the Mexican War in the popular imagination of the era. more...

  • To the Halls of the Montezumasby Robert W. Johannsen

    Oxford University Press 1988; US$ 30.00 US$ 25.80

    This book examines the Mexican war's place in the popular imagination of the era. more...

  • Memoirs of Lieut.-General Winfield Scottby Timothy D. Johnson; Timothy D. Johnson; Michael Gray

    University of Tennessee Press 2015; US$ 59.95

    The remarkable military career of General Winfield Scott spanned fifty-three years, fourteen presidents, and six wars, both foreign and domestic. However, his lengthy service did not secure his rightful place among the nation?s pantheon of great military leaders. Instead, he is most often remembered as the aged, overweight, and sickly commanding general... more...

  • Wars Within Warby Irving W. Levinson

    TCU Press 2013; US$ 15.95

    Traditional characterizations of the 1846?1848 war between the United States and Mexico emphasize the conventional battles waged between two sovereign nations. However, two little-known guerrilla wars taking place at the same time proved critical to the outcome of the conflict. Using information from twenty-four archives, including the normally closed... more...