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Sources for a history of the Mexican War, 1846-1848

by Justin Harvey Smith

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Published by s.n. in [Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

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  • Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Sources

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    Other titlesSources for the Mexican war, 1846-1848.
    Statementby Justin H. Smith.
    GenreSources.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE404 .S65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18-32 p. ;
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6610187M
    LC Control Number18016793
    OCLC/WorldCa5246704

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Sources for a history of the Mexican War, 1846-1848 by Justin Harvey Smith Download PDF EPUB FB2

Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo Ends the Mexican-American War The Mexican-American War () marked the first U.S. armed conflict chiefly fought on foreign soil. Robert W. Johannsen, who introduces this Bison Books edition of 1846-1848 book Mexican War, is a professor of history at the University of Illinois, Urbana, and the author of To the Halls of Montezumas: The Mexican War in the American Imagination ().Cited by: War of -- Physical map of the United States -- Back cover -- The Missouri Compromise, -- The Republic of Texas and the United States in -- The northern boundary of the United States -- The United States in -- The Mexican War, -- Results of the Mexican War, -- Book Description: 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 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.

Mexican War, –48, armed conflict between the United States and Mexico. Causes While the immediate cause of the war was the U.S. annexation of Texas (Dec., ), other factors had disturbed peaceful relations between the two republics.

primary sources related to Mexico Suggested terms to look for include - diary, diaries, letters, papers, documents, documentary or correspondence. The Mexican American War. The History Channel has produced a documentary that chronicles the causes and controversy of the Mexican American War, hosted by Oscar De La Hoya.

It includes reenactments and insights from both US and Mexican historians to provide a more well rounded perspective on the war and its : Sandra Fisher. The Mexican War () was the US. Army's first experience waging an extended conflict in a foreign land.

This brief war is often overlooked by casual students of history since it occurred so close to the American Civil War and is overshadowed by the latter's sheer size and scope. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK A complete history of the Mexican war by Brooks, N.

(Nathan Covington), Publication date Topics Mexican War, Publisher Philadelphia, Grigg, Elliot & co.; Collection library_of_congress; americana Digitizing sponsorPages:   Mexican War,Mexican War, Publisher Washington, D.C.: Brentano's Collection library_of_congress; americana Digitizing sponsor Sloan Foundation Contributor The Library of Congress Language English.

The U.S.-Mexican War—(): The Mexican-American War was the first major conflict driven by the idea of "Manifest Destiny"; the belief that America had a God-given right, or destiny, to expand the country's borders from 'sea to shining sea'. The Mexican War (also known as the Mexican-American War, the First American Intervention, and the U.S.–Mexican War) resulted from the annexation of Texas by the United States in Thirty-five thousand U.S.

Army troops state volunteers fought in this war. Most volunteer regiments were from southern states, such as Louisiana, Tennessee, Missouri, and Texas.

Notes of the Mexican War, –, is the quintessential primary source on the Mexican War. From Oswandel’s time of enlistment in Pennsylvania to his discharge in July ofhe kept a daily record of events, often with the perception and intuition worthy of a highly ranked by: 1.

WAR WITH MEXICO, – Expansionistic fervor propelled the United States to war against Mexico in The United States had long argued that the Rio Grande was the border between Mexico and the United States, and at the end of the Texas war for independence Santa Anna had been pressured to agree.

A Guide to the Mexican War This guide provides links to digital materials related to the Mexican War that are available on the Library of Congress web site. The Mexican-American War "This web site presents a historical overview of the Mexican-American War (), as well as primary documents and images related to the conflict." Mexican War.

Selections from Personal Narratives of the Mexican American War Company 'A' Corps of Engineers, U. A.,in the Mexican War by Gustavus Woodson Smith; Leonne M. Hudson (Editor) Call Number: Spec. Coll. Military ES65 Author: Claudia Rivers. Start studying The Mexican War ().

Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. "The Greenwood Library of American War Reporting presents a unique and unfiltered presentation of American History from colonial days to the present through annotated primary documents of journalists and reporters writing as events occured.".

Sources for the Mexican war Military historian & economist. Responsibility: by Justin H. Smith. MEXICAN conflict between the United States and Mexico in –48 had its roots in the annexation of Texas and the westward thrust of American settlers.

On assuming the American presidency inJames K. Polk attempted to secure Mexican agreement to setting the boundary at the Rio Grande and to the sale of northern California. The Mexican–American War, also known in the United States as the Mexican War and in Mexico as the Intervención Estadounidense en México (U.S.

intervention in Mexico), was an armed conflict between the United States and Mexico from to It followed in the wake of the U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico still considered Mexican territory since the government did not Result: American victory, Treaty of Guadalupe.

The Mexican War, book. Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. An excellent if workmanlike history of the Mexican War. Bauers book is well-researched and seems perfect for both general and academic audiences.

Although the writing doesnt always flow or transition very well, as a history it is comprehensive /5.A Complete Roster of Mexican War Officers, –, both Army and Navy, with Alphabetical Indexes. Richardson, Texas: Descendants of Mexican War Veterans, (FHL book M2mwb.) Includes regular army officers arranged by department and regiment, volunteer officers arranged by state and regiment, and Navy and Marine officers arranged by.