The View from Chapultepec Mexican Writers on the Mexican-American War by Cecil Robinson

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  • United States - Antebellum Era,
  • Mexico - History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Public opinion,
  • Attitudes,
  • Authors, Mexican,
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848,
  • Mexico

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages223
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Open LibraryOL8069257M
ISBN 100816510830
ISBN 109780816510832

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Choice"The View from Chapultepec is a collection of value to scholars and students of United States and Latin American history."—The Journal of Arizona History"Belongs in every library large and small. Not only will readers have access to an outstanding work, but also to one the like of which has not been published before in English."—Format: Hardcover.

Robinson, Cecil. The View from Chapultepec: Mexican Writers on the Mexican-American : University of Arizona Press, The View from Chapultepec: Mexican writers on the Mexican-American War / translated and edited by Cecil Robinson.

Format Book Published Tucson: University of Arizona Press, c Description lvi, p. ; 23 cm. Other contributors Robinson, Cecil. Notes Translated from Spanish. Includes index. Bibliography: p. [] APA Citation (style guide).

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Chapultepec book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community The View from Chapultepec book readers. In in Mexico, Lance Corporal Jason Jeremiah James of the 4th Kansas /5(4). ()An Inter-American conference, held in Mexico City.

The Act of Chapultepec (), adopted by 20 republics, resolved to undertake joint action in repelling any aggression against an American state. This was formalized by the Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal Assistance (the Rio Treaty, ) and constituted a significant step in the history of Pan-Americanism.

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This print shows American forces attacking the fortress palace of Chapultepec on Sept. 13th, General Winfield Scott, depicted in the lower left on a white horse, led the southern division of the U.S. Army that successfully captured Mexico City during the Mexican American War.

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