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... of Veracruz on December 2, 1822, a republic was proclaimed and once again
the Emperor turned aside from the colonies bill. It appeared that, as Austin wrote,
the Veracruz revolutionary leader was a "General Santana"— a name he was ...
The distance from Vera Cruz to the city of Mexico is not more than one-third of
that from the Rio Grande. . . ." General Taylor replied ... As for Tampico, he felt it
was impossible, and about Veracruz he had no views. He was not disposed
A German ship was reported by Admiral Mayo as due to arrive at Veracruz at ten
o'clock the same morning. It carried "large supplies of munitions and arms for the
Mexicans." The Secretary of State asked the President's judgment "as to how ...
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A leisurely, comprehensive, and novelistic history of New Mexico and Texas from the earliest times up to the Mexican revolution. Some of the observations of national character are outdated, but these are obvious and more than made up for by passages of beautiful prose and brilliant storytelling. Read full review
A Colony for Mexico
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