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A wicked war: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. invasion of Mexico
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Published:
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
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Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
xix, 344 pages : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
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1 copy, 1 person is on the wait list.
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library - Nonfiction
973.62 G
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A critical assessment of the Mexican-American war and its divisive role in U.S. politics 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.

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Street Date:
1211
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780307592699 (hdc.) :, 0307592693 (hdc.) :

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Includes bibliographical references.
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A critical assessment of the Mexican-American war and its divisive role in U.S. politics 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.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Greenberg, A. S. (2012). A wicked war: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. invasion of Mexico. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Greenberg, Amy S., 1968-. 2012. A Wicked War: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Greenberg, Amy S., 1968-, A Wicked War: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Greenberg, Amy S. A Wicked War: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2012. Print.

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