The road to Mexico City

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Military Illustrated - Past and Present
Vol. 198, no. 1104 (November 2004), p. 16-23

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American empire-building began with its clash against Mexico in 1846. Outnumbered, but professionally led, US armies confronted the forces of Santa Anna in a struggle that would determine the future shape of the United States. Peter Hanson follows the road to Mexico City