Jose Maria de Jesus Carvajal

The Life and Times of a Mexican Revolutionary
Product Number: EB00648128
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781595341235
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Description

Both a biography of the titular Mexican reformer and a study of the events that shaped the Mexican-U.S. border, this book examines the challenges faced by Carvajal during the turbulent decades of the early to mid-19th century. A key figure in the violent struggle against the conservative factions that controlled Mexico, Carvajal also played significant roles in the fight for Texas's independence and the ill-fated Republic of the Rio Grande. Carvajal's life and exploits have been largely overlooked-here, he is restored to his rightful place among the visionaries who shaped modern Texas.

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Author(s): Joseph E. Chance
Original Publish Date: Aug 31, 2012

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