Books tagged: mexican revolution

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Military Professionalism and Political Influence: A Case Study of the Mexican Military, 1917-1940 - Pancho Villa, Mexican Revolution, Carranza, Obregon, Calles, Cardenas Years, Latin America
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,070. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
This study will explore the relationship between military professionalism and military political influence. While many scholars believe that increased military professionalism will "depoliticize" the armed forces, others argue that professionalization encourages the military to assume an active and even dominant role in politics.
The Punitive Expedition into Mexico 1916: Political - Military Insights, President Wilson and the Response to Pancho Villa's Raid on New Mexico, General Pershing, Mexican Revolution
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,260. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
This study examines the political-military insights offered by the Punitive Expedition into Mexico, 10 March 1916 to 5 February 1917.
Toward the Great War: U.S. Army Operations and Mexico, 1865-1917 - Post Civil War Army, Intervention in the Mexican Revolution, Occupation of Veracruz of 1914, Punitive Expedition of 1916, World War I
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,850. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » History » Military
As geographic neighbors, the United States and Mexico have experienced varying tension ever since each country was colonized, gained independence, and solidified its boundaries. Between the American Civil War and World War I, the U.S. Army conducted a wide variety of operations on the Mexican border that contributed heavily to the Army's organization and training as it entered World War I.
Margarita Chorné y Salazar, the First Woman in Latin America with a University Degree
Price: Free! Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this book Martha Diaz de Kuri presents the biography of Margarita Chorné y Salazar, the first woman to get a degree in Latin America. Not only did she became a surgeon dentist, but a mother and grandmother in times were Woman had different rights. She also lived the changes of the Mexican Revolution and the sufferings of a well off Porfirian family during those troublesome times.
Pacifica
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,740. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In pursuit of her art, fleeing an unhappy affair, Nola Lynch sails from New York, through the Panama Canal, to California. Alone. Can a young woman alone in a rapidly changing United States find the strength to survive? Or will society and propriety defeat her independence in the end?
Borderline Gringo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,180. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Not many years before Ben Cade had been fighting with Teddy Roosevelt’s ‘Rough Riders’ in the Cuba campaign. Now he is back in Texas doing what he does best, riding cattle for Mister Delaware’s Double-D spread. He’s happy enough until an intriguing telegraph message sets off a chain of events that leads him across the border on a mission of mercy.
Key of Destiny
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,160. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Zacharias, a ten year old from Texas, moves to a mansion that his (Bis-Abuelo) Great-Grandfather built at the turn of the century in Denver; it has stood empty for two generations. Allying himself with his new friends they go on an exploration & through time travel, encounter ghosts of Aztec warriors in the Mexican Revolution
The Number 12 Chronicles/Family Journeys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story of an industrious family of 14 brothers and parents and how they live, survive and adapt through tumultuous times of the Mexican Revolution, the Great Depression, the mines of Superior AZ, farm working, and finally home building in Mexicali, Mexico.
The Ghost who Wouldn't Give Up
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,540. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
High adventure, sex death and loot, in the remote sierra madre, mexico. A little bus, ascends a cobbled mountain road towards a pueblo fantasmos. Aboard is a prodigal son searching for his late father, a defrocked bishop, and a fortune in gold. Copiously illustrated in inimitable style by the author, this is one ebook readers will treasure, and return to again and again.
The Amulet of Cananea
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,240. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » General
Carmelita Carreras's life over the past sixteen years has been a lie. Her dying mother, Edelmida, tells of a brutal rape by an Irish supervisor at the mines in Mexico. She planted a valuable antique cross in the room of her rapist seeking revenge. This begs the question of Carmelita’s true father and she sets out to find the truth, sparking events that lead to the Mexican Revolution.