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Santa Anna of Mexico

Author: Will Fowler
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
The Santa Anna is an intelligent, dynamic, yet reluctant leader, ingeniously deceptive at times, courageous and patriotic at others. This book provides a picture of Santa Anna's life, with new insights into his activities in his bailiwick of Veracruz and in his numerous military engagements.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Fowler, Will, 1966-
Santa Anna of Mexico.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2007
(DLC) 2007016104
Named Person: Antonio López de Santa Anna; Antonio López de Santa Anna; Antonio López de Santa Anna; Antonio López de Santa Anna; Antonio López de Santa Anna
Material Type: Biography, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Will Fowler
ISBN: 9780803256460 0803256469 9786611092115 6611092110
OCLC Number: 182559702
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxvi, 501 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Between the volcano and the sea, 1794-1810 --
An officer and a gentleman, 1810-1821 --
Liberator of Veracruz, founder of the Republic, 1821-1823 --
The making of a caudillo, 1823-1832 --
A federalist on the periphery, 1823-1825 --
Among the Jarochos, 1825-1828 --
General of tricks, 1828-1832 --
The return of the phoenix, 1832-1841 --
The absentee president, 1832-1835 --
The warrior president, 1835-1837 --
The landowner president, 1837-1841 --
A road paved with good intentions, 1841-1848 --
The Santanista Project, 1841-1844--
Our man in Havana, 1844-1846 --
The Mexican-American War, 1846-1848--
The autumn of the patriarch, 1849-1876 --The man who would be king, 1849-1855 --
The general in his labyrinth, 1856-1876 --
"A Good Mexican."
Responsibility: Will Fowler.


Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna (1794-1876) is one of the most famous, and infamous, figures in Mexican history. Will Fowler provides a revised picture of Santa Anna's life, offering new insights into  Read more...


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