Santa Anna’s Mexican Army 1821–48

Santa Anna’s Mexican Army 1821–48 cover

Santa Anna’s Mexican Army 1821–48

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Detailed information on the Mexican Army which fought the Texans in the 1830s, and the US Army in its first important foreign war ten years later, is notoriously elusive. In this ground-breaking book an internationally respected military historian presents a mass of new information from Mexican archives and a variety of other contemporary sources. For the first time the armies of the notorious General Santa Anna are explained coherently for the English-speaking reader, and their frequently changing and unevenly issued uniforms are illustrated with early prints, portraits, photos of rare surviving items, and meticulous colour reconstructions.

Table of Contents

Introduction · Organization of the Army · General & Staff Officers · Cavalry · Infantry · Technical Troops · Civic Militia & National Guards · Select Bibliography · The Plates · Index

Product details

Published 25 Mar 2004
Format Paperback
Edition 1st
Extent 64
ISBN 9781841766676
Imprint Osprey Publishing
Illustrations 54 b/w; 8 col
Dimensions 248 x 184 mm
Series Elite
Short code ELI 102
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing

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René Chartrand

RENÉ CHARTRAND was born in Montreal and educated i…

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