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date: 20 May 2019

War and Peace between Mexico and the United States in the 18th and 19th Centuries 

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The Oxford Encyclopedia of Mexican History and Culture
Author(s):
Josefina Zoraida VázquezJosefina Zoraida Vázquez

In 1846, with the pretext of defending Texas, the United States invaded Mexico, seeking to conquer New Mexico and California. The US invasion seemed inexplicable because, at the time of the Declaration of Independence of ... ...

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