A Wicked War: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico

A Wicked War: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico

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Often forgotten and overlooked, the U.S.-Mexican War featured false starts, atrocities, and daring back-channel negotiations as it divided the nation, paved the way for the Civil War a generation later, and launched the career of Abraham Lincoln. Amy S. Greenberg’s skilled storytelling and rigorous scholarship bring this American war for empire to life with memorable characters, plotlines, and legacies.   

When President James K. Polk compelled a divided Congress… (più)

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Kirkus Reviews : A Wicked War (15 Settembre 2012)

A well-rendered, muscular history of a war whose ramifications are still being carefully calibrated.

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Editore: Vintage (06 Novembre 2012)

Format: EPUB

Numero di pagine: 368 pagine

Dimensioni del file: 7.3 MB

Protezione: DRM

Lingua: Inglese


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