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Oct 29, 2020 ... For books, etc. held by Notre Dame analyzing the causes of the Mexican American War use: ND Catalog; Advanced Search; Subject; Is (exact) ...

www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/grant-mexican-american-war

Determined to acquire the land, Polk sent American troops to Texas in January of 1846 to provoke the Mexicans into war.

www.ducksters.com/history/westward_expansion/mexican-american_war.php

The Mexican-American War was fought between the United States and Mexico from 1846 to 1848. It was primarily over the territory of Texas. Background

fiveable.me/apush/unit-5/mexican-american-war/study-guide/NMqiBxahosm76SKTghut

May 30, 2020 ... Causes. Pro-expansionists, largely Democrats, had long eyed Mexico and other sub-tropical regions for their ability to grow crops that could lead ...

gorhistory.com/hist110/unit3/MexicanAmericanWar.html

To examine the causes that led up to the Mexican American War and the way it contributed to the growth of the U.S. at Mexico's expense. To explain why the ...

www.senate.gov/artandhistory/history/minute/Senate_Votes_for_War_against_Mexico.htm

On May 12, 1846, the United States Senate voted 40 to 2 to go to war with Mexico . President James K. Polk had accused Mexican troops of having attacked ...

www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/mexican_war.htm

Jan 25, 2019 ... Mexican War. There were multiple reasons for the Mexican War. One immediate cause was the American annexation of Texas; the Mexican ...

www.historynet.com/mexican-war

Mexican War summary: The Mexican War was caused by the unresolved border dispute between Texas and Mexico after the United States had annexed Texas.

projects.leadr.msu.edu/usforeignrelations/exhibits/show/manifest-destiny/mexican-american-war-1847-1848

In March of 1845, the United States annexed Texas, a decision which caused Mexico to terminate relations with the U.S.. President Polk attempted to negotiate  ...

digitalcommons.wku.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1007&context=stu_hon_theses

Dec 1, 1991 ... And infrequently mentioned is the significance of political instability in Mexico in the period from Mexico's independence in 1821 until the war.