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The United States and Mexico at war

nineteenth-century expansionism and conflict

by Donald S. Frazier

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Published by Macmillan Reference USA in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Mexico
    • Subjects:
    • Mexican War, 1846-1848.,
    • Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Influence.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Mexico.,
    • Mexico -- Foreign relations -- United States..,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1815-1861.,
    • United States -- Territorial expansion.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Donald S. Frazier.
      ContributionsFrazier, Donald S. 1965-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE404 .U66 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxl, 584 p. :
      Number of Pages584
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL695520M
      ISBN 100028646061
      LC Control Number97042964

      Spain cedes Spanish Florida to the United States in the Adams–Onís Treaty of ; The United States forcibly relocates Seminole in northern Florida to a reservation in the center of the peninsula in the Treaty of Moultrie Creek of ; Texas–Indian Wars (–) Part of the American Indian Wars and the Mexican Indian Wars Location. The Second Mexican War was a conflict fought from J until Ap It was fought between the United States of America on one side and an alliance of the Confederate States of America, Britain and France on the other. Despite the name which came to be attached to this war, the government of Mexico itself had a minor role at best in the conflict. The war began when hard-line.

      These fifteen writers created a book called "Apuntes para la historia de la guerra entre México y los Estados Unidos" ("Notes on the History of the War between Mexico and the United States").   The remainder of the book details the convergence of federal and local politicians with drug dealers since the late nineteenth century. Spanning from Mexico’s Porfiriato to Obama’s administration, the twelve chapters explore how the actions of one government, typically those of the United States, resulted in the expansion of the drug trade.

        Mid-May marks two key anniversaries in the conflict between the United States and Mexico that set in motion the Civil War—and led to California, Texas, and eight other states joining the Union. On , the United States Congress declared war on Mexico after a request from President James K. Polk. Then, on , both sides. World War II was the most expensive war in history. It has been estimated that the cost of the war totaled between $1 and $2 trillion, and the property damage amounted to more than $ billion. The United States spent about 10 times as much as it had spent in all its previous wars put together.


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