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The Resource A short, offhand, killing affair : soldiers and social conflict during the Mexican-American War, Paul Foos, (electronic resource)

A short, offhand, killing affair : soldiers and social conflict during the Mexican-American War, Paul Foos, (electronic resource)

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A short, offhand, killing affair : soldiers and social conflict during the Mexican-American War
Title
A short, offhand, killing affair
Title remainder
soldiers and social conflict during the Mexican-American War
Statement of responsibility
Paul Foos
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
A short, offhand, killing affair : soldiers and social conflict during the Mexican-American War, Paul Foos, (electronic resource)
Label
A short, offhand, killing affair : soldiers and social conflict during the Mexican-American War, Paul Foos, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-216) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Introduction 3 -- 1 The Regular Army and Antebellum Labor: Service and Servitude 13 -- 2 Citizens' Militias in the United States 31 -- 3 Volunteer Excitement among the Masses 45 -- 4 Forced to Volunteer: The Politics of Compulsion 61 -- 5 Discipline and Desertion in Mexico 83 -- 6 Atrocity: The Wage of Manifest Destiny 113 -- 7 Dreams of Conquest and the Limits of the White Man's Democracy 139 -- 8 Free Soil and the Heritage of the Citizen-Soldier 155
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Extent
223 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill., map.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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