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The Dead March

A History of the Mexican-American War

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$39.95 • £31.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780674972346

Publication Date: 08/28/2017


512 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

11 photos, 13 maps


  • Introduction
  • 1. The Men Most Damaging to the Population
  • 2. We’re the Boys for Mexico
  • 3. Like Civilized Nations
  • 4. Even the Fathers of Families
  • 5. Each Chapter We Write in Mexican Blood
  • 6. The Yankees Died Like Ants
  • 7. The People of the Town Were Firing
  • 8. Ashamed of My Country
  • 9. The Law of the Strongest
  • Conclusion
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Illustration Credits
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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