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Author Hart, John M. (John Mason), 1935-

Title Empire and revolution : the Americans in Mexico since the Civil War / John Mason Hart
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [2002]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 677 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, map
Contents The rise of American influence, 1865 -- 1876 -- The Diaz regime, 1876 -- 1910 -- The years of the Revolution, 1910 -- 1940 -- The reencounter, 1940 -- 2000 -- Appendix 1. Partial list of American landholdings and ownership in Mexico, 100,000 acres and more, 1910 -- 1913 -- Appendix 2. Partial list of American properties of more than 100,000 acres or of special significance, derived via government portions of land surveys or from land survey companies, 1876 -- 1910 -- American banking syndicates formed to render financial support to Britain and her allies during World War I, September 1914 -- April 1917
Summary "This is an extraordinarily important history of both U.S.-Mexico relations and of the political, economic, social, and cultural activities of Americans in Mexico."--Friedrich Katz, author of The Life and Times of Pancho Villa"Empire and Revolution is empowering as well as informative, providing a detailed record and judicious interpretation of the protean relations between the United States and Mexico. As John Mason Hart convincingly narrates, the association is of dynamic importance for people of both countries. While there have been studies on discrete parts and periods of the U.S.-Mexico re
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 607-638) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Americans -- Mexico -- History.
Investments, American -- Mexico -- History.
Nationalism -- Mexico -- History.
United States -- Relations -- Mexico.
Mexico -- Relations -- United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2001027815
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