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The legacy of the Mexican and Spanish-American wars

legal, literary, and historical perspectives

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Published by Bilingual Review/Press in Tempe, Ariz .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Influence -- Congresses.,
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Law and legislation -- Congresses.,
  • Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Influence -- Congresses.,
  • Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Literature and the war -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Gary D. Keller and Cordelia Candelaria.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsKeller, Gary D., Candelaria, Cordelia.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE415 .L44 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 126 p. :
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL52008M
    ISBN 100927534908
    LC Control Number99058432


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intervention in the Cuban War of war led to emergence of U.S. predominance in the Caribbean Location: Cuba and Puerto Rico (Caribbean.

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