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Mexicans at arms

puro federalists and the politics of war, 1845-1848

by Pedro Santoni

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Published by Texas Christian University Press in Fort Worth .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico
    • Subjects:
    • Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Causes.,
    • Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1821-1861.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementPedro Santoni.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE407 .S26 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 323 p. ;
      Number of Pages323
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL814677M
      ISBN 100875651585
      LC Control Number95052183

        The Spencer Repeating Carbine was one of the first cartridge firing rifles to see service in Mexico. (Courtesy of Garry James.) Spencer - consisted of a copper, rimfire case 26mm long loaded with 45 grains of black powder and a grain lead bullet. While ballistically unimpressive, the seven-shot Spencers provided the peon soldier with firepower far superior Author: Paul Scarlata.


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