Mexico, and the United States, Their Mutual Relations and Common Interests

Mexico, and the United States, Their Mutual Relations and Common Interests

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1869 edition. Excerpt: ...religious ceremonies, the fair of the dead, and the sale of the ecclesiastical property." The eighth treats of the intervention, the opposition of the Mexicans, the consequences of its failure, and the monarchists. The eleventh discusses the political parties of the country. The twelfth is an exposition of the author's views of the relations of the Mexican question to the future of Europe, and of France in particular. Entirely in the interest of the intervention and the Empire, it professes to enlighten Europe in respect to the character, the real issues and interests of the conflict. It exhibits also the author's views of Mexican and American public sentiment and policy. CONTENTS OF CHAPTER XIL The titles of this chapter are, "The Mexican Question, little understood in Europe. Summary statement. American policy. Tactics of Mr. Seward. The Monroe doctrine, its origin, application, and consequences. Opinions of American writers opposed to the Monroe Doctrine, and to the policy of Mr. Johnson. French opinions of the Mexican Question. Embarrassment of the United States on account of this Question. Opinions of Mexicans upon the actual situation. The importance of our expedition to the future of our commerce, and of our influence. Conclusion." The whole animus and influence of this volume arc entirely in character with the assiduous and persistent efforts of the interventionists, by the daily press, pamphlets, and volumes, to mould public opinion in France, and in Europe, unfavorably to the character and rights of Mexicans and Americans, and to justify and strengthen the policy and the acts of that foreign combination, naval, military, political and ecclesiastical; to overthrow the institutions of this continent; and to transplant here, ...show more

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  • Paperback | 118 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 227g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236558049
  • 9781236558046