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

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

Label
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
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Mexican-American War found Americans on new terrain. A republic founded on the principle of defending freedom was now going to war on behalf of maifest destiny to conquer another nation. Through primary accounts of the soldiers and the war, Foos examines its effect on America
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Foos, Paul
Dewey number
973.6/28
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
E409.2
LC item number
.F66 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848
  • Soldiers
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848
  • United States
  • HISTORY
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Social aspects
  • Armed Forces
  • Soldiers
  • United States
  • Mexikanischer Krieg
  • Soldat
  • Sozialer Konflikt
Label
A short, offhand, killing affair : soldiers and social conflict during the Mexican-American War, Paul Foos
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-216) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The regular army and antebellum labor: service and servitude -- Citizens' militias in the United States -- Volunteer excitement among the masses -- Forced to volunteer: the politics of compulsion -- Discipline and desertion in Mexico -- Atrocity: the wage of manifest destiny -- Dreams of conquest and the limits of the white man's democracy -- Free soil and the heritage of the citizen-soldier
Control code
53721308
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (223 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807862001
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53721308
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
A short, offhand, killing affair : soldiers and social conflict during the Mexican-American War, Paul Foos
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-216) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The regular army and antebellum labor: service and servitude -- Citizens' militias in the United States -- Volunteer excitement among the masses -- Forced to volunteer: the politics of compulsion -- Discipline and desertion in Mexico -- Atrocity: the wage of manifest destiny -- Dreams of conquest and the limits of the white man's democracy -- Free soil and the heritage of the citizen-soldier
Control code
53721308
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (223 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807862001
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53721308
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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