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The Resource A wicked war : Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. invasion of Mexico, Amy S. Greenberg

A wicked war : Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. invasion of Mexico, Amy S. Greenberg

Label
A wicked war : Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. invasion of Mexico
Title
A wicked war
Title remainder
Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. invasion of Mexico
Statement of responsibility
Amy S. Greenberg
Title variation
Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. invasion of Mexico
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An assessment of the Mexican-American War and its divisive role in U.S. politics that also evaluates its impact on the careers of James Polk, Henry Clay and Abraham Lincoln and how it set the stage for the American Civil War
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Greenberg, Amy S.
Dewey number
973.6/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • E404
  • E404
LC item number
  • .G79 2012
  • .G79 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Polk, James K.
  • Clay, Henry
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848
Label
A wicked war : Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. invasion of Mexico, Amy S. Greenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-330) and index
Contents
Valentine's Day -- "Who is James K. Polk?" -- The upset -- Speaking cannon fire-- A tame, spiritless fellow -- Buena Vista -- Inscrutable providence -- Needless, wicked, and wrong -- War measures -- Duty and justice -- To conquer a peace -- A clear conscience
Control code
sky247866901
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 344 p.
Isbn
9780307592699
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2012019887
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
A wicked war : Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. invasion of Mexico, Amy S. Greenberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-330) and index
Contents
Valentine's Day -- "Who is James K. Polk?" -- The upset -- Speaking cannon fire-- A tame, spiritless fellow -- Buena Vista -- Inscrutable providence -- Needless, wicked, and wrong -- War measures -- Duty and justice -- To conquer a peace -- A clear conscience
Control code
sky247866901
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 344 p.
Isbn
9780307592699
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2012019887
Other physical details
ill., maps

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