The United States and Mexico, 1821-1848: A History of the Relations between the Two Countries from the Independence of Mexico to the Close of the War with the United States.

New York: Kraus Reprint, 1969. Reprint of the 1913 original. 8vo. 2 volumes: viii, (2), 720; vi, (2), 726 pp. 16 maps, two folding. Haferkorn, pp. 6-7 (for the original): "Judicious and comprehensive narration of the relations of the United States with Mexico, commencing with the Florida treaty of 1819 and ending with the peace of 1848. In his political-military account, Mr. Rives has kept the slave question in its relation to expansion well in the background; he shows also a full appreciation of the Mexican's point of view. References to a wide range of printed sources and public documents in English, French, and Spanish, and a good index are special features." Owner's name, else very good. Navy cloth, gilt spine titles. (#5885). Item #58569

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