This paper examines the battles in northern & central Mexico between Mexico and the United States in 1846 and 1847: Leadership, strategy and results.
# 21683 | 1,125 words | 7 sources | 1994 |
Published on Mar 06, 2003 in History (U.S. The Young Nation 1800-1848) , Latin-American Studies (General)
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From the Paper:"This paper will briefly examine the battles between the armies of Mexico and the United States during the war between Mexico and the United States in 1846 and 1847. The discussion will focus upon the campaigns in northern and central Mexico because the major battles took place during these campaigns. The rest of the southwest region saw only minor actions, particularly guerrilla raids; this area was ceded to the United States largely as a result of the U.S. victories to the east. The ports of California were occupied by the U.S. Navy shortly after the beginning of hostilities and only small ground forces were sent to the west coast by the U.S. government.
As tensions between the U.S. and Mexico increased during the Winter and Spring of 1846, the U.S. government began preparing for hostilities ... "
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