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  • The Irish Who Fought for Mexico; The San Patricio Battalion in the Mexican-American War

    During the Mexican-American War (1846-48), hundreds of Irish and other immigrant soldiers who faced anti-Catholic sentiment in American society and in the military, deserted the United States Army to fight on the Mexican side. Known as the San Patricio Battalion, they fought in the important battles of Monterrey, Buena Vista, Cerro Gordo, and Churubusco. These soldiers fought with a sense of desperation, knowing full well the horrible punishment that awaited them if they were taken prisoner. In every battle in which they took part, they frustra...

    • ASIN: B007KM9MGE

  • Shamrock and Sword: The Saint Patrick's Battalion in the U.S.-Mexican War

    Tells the story of a group of recent immigrants who deserted from the U.S. Army to fight on behalf of Mexico

    • ASIN: 0806122048
    • Brand: Brand: Univ of Oklahoma Pr

  • A Short, Offhand, Killing Affair: Soldiers and Social Conflict during the Mexican-American War

    • ASIN: B00ZVF5VV2

  • Saint Patrick's Battalion: A Novel

    In a monastery built by Franciscan monks on the site of an Aztec war god’s temple, a rogue battalion of cannoneers prepares to make its final stand along a strategic road to Mexico City. Reviled by its enemies and lionized by its allies, Saint Patrick’s Battalion will fight under an emerald green flag with the fury of the proud and the damned. And as James Alexander Thom’s extraordinary new novel reaches a shattering climax, the reader hurtles into a collision between true loyalty and true betrayal–and between the best and basest reason...

    • ASIN: 0345445562

  • No Golden Jesus For The San Patricio

    Picking up where history left off No Golden Jesus For The San Patricio is an explosive fictional drama based on historical events.Robert Kennedy seeks solace in the small Mexican town of Piedro Negras after the Mexican-American War. Whipped, branded, and broken he drowns his war memories in whiskey and mescal until a chance encounter with U.S. Colonel “The Butcher” Hanery presents him with a chance for both salvation and retribution....

    • ASIN: B009RAOBOA

  • The Rogue's March: John Riley and the St. Patrick's Battalion, 1846-48 (The Warriors)

    The Rogue's March tells controversial true story of the US Army deserters--the majority of them Irish immigrants--who fought valiantly as a Mexican Army unit during the Mexican War of 1846. It takes a close look at the organized prejudice against Irish Catholic and German immigrants.

    • ASIN: 1574887386
    • Brand: Brand: Potomac Books Inc.

  • The Irish Soldiers of Mexico

    On the eve of Mexican-American War of 1846-1848, a group of recently arrived Irish immigrants deserted the U.S. army and joined the Mexican army as the Saint Patrick's Battalion. This excellent study explores the motivations of the Irishmen, their valiant contributions to the Mexican cause, and the consequences for them when they were ultimately captured.While investigating this, the book asks new questions about Manifest Destiny, anti-Catholicism in the U.S., imperialism and political and cultural dissent. More than a reevaluation of a little-...

    • ASIN: B004G5Z668

  • Just Like Me

    Just Like Me tells the story of the Toomey family from rural County Cork, Ireland. It follows the youngest child Ned and his sister Mary who are forced to leave Ireland and the family they love at the start of the great famine in 1845. To save his sister from indentured servitude, Ned joins the U.S. Army during the Mexican-American War.As a new American, Ned is anxious to serve the cause of freedom that has long been denied Catholics in Ireland. Ned performs his duty with honor in spite of the injustices he sees around him.Traveling with the ar...

    • ASIN: B004W0BI50

  • Saint Patrick's Battalion,: A historical novel

    • ASIN: B0007E2NQS

  • The Battalion of Saint Patrick in the Mexican War

    • ASIN: B0007EF0QI

  • Patricio Montojo Y Pasaron (1839-1917) Nspanish Naval Officer While Commander Of The Spanish Naval Forces In The Philippines During The Spanish-American War Line Engraving American 19Th Century Rolled

    Patricio Montojo Y Pasaron (1839-1917). /Nspanish Naval Officer. While Commander Of The Spanish Naval Forces In The Philippines During The Spanish-American War. Line Engraving American 19Th Century. was licensed and carefully printed on only the

    • UPC: 789541801
    • Model: CNVGRC0002380
    • Color: Multicolor
    • Size: 18 x 24

  • México antes de ser México - eBook

    ¿Cómo y cuándo se pobló el continente americano? ¿Quiénes eran y cómo vivían nuestros paisanos más antiguos? ¿Qué carambas es Mesoamérica? ¿Fuera de Mesoamérica todo era Cuautitlán?Éstas y muchas otras preguntas serán respondidas en este

    • UPC: 826358094

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    San Patricios And The Mexican American War

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