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Cuba and the Failure of Manifest Destiny.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of the Early Republic. Spring2022, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p1-21. 21p.

Abstract: The myth of Manifest Destiny is predicated on the successful annexation of lands desired by U.S. territorial expansionists, particularly during the James K. Polk's presidency (1845-849). But another myth, that Polk accomplished all four of the goals fo...

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Compared to What? William Walker and Radical Republicanism in the 19th-Century Americas.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Reviews in American History. Sep2019, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p370-379. 10p.

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Manifest Destiny: An Unholy Alliance.

Publication Type: Review

Source(s): Publishers Weekly. 11/28/2022, Vol. 269 Issue 50, p61-61. 1/2p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Confederations as a Balancing Power Device: The Continental Treaty of Santiago (1856).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Passagens: International Review of Political History & Legal Culture. jan-abr2019, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p91-110. 20p.

Abstract: 本文研究了智利,厄瓜多尔和秘鲁的部长们在1856年谈判达成的圣地亚哥美洲大陆条约的背景,内容和意义,同 时本文还分析了中美洲代表在华盛顿签署的议定书以及巴西的谈判立场。我们研究了该条约的两个主要方面:(a) 创建拉丁美洲联合会的目的,以及在此之前的三次努力;(b)建立联合会作为19世纪50年代拉美国家抗衡美国扩张 主义的第一次协同行动。总体而言,"大陆条约"的订立以及后续议定书证实了人们的一个假设:19世纪的美洲 联合会是西半球的一种力量平衡机制. [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]...

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The Chaos of Conquest: The Bents and the Problem of American Expansion, 1846-1849.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Kansas History. Summer2018, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p74-89. 16p.

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Abstract: The article explores the impact of the U.S.-Mexican War on the population living in the U.S. Southern Plains in the 19th century. It presents a case study of the operation of Bent, St. Vrain & Co., a fur trading and Indian trading business, during the ...

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A Lost Lady: A Narrative of 'Manifest Destiny' and Neocolonialism

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): English Studies at NBU, Vol 6, Iss 1, Pp 111-126 (2020)

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Abstract: The greatly examined story of A Lost Lady usually depicts Mrs. Forrester’s success in meeting and adapting to the challenges of a changing world, a world characterized by materialism and self-fulfilment. However, the overlooked story, one far more dist...

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Securing Manifest Destiny

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Source(s): Journal of World-Systems Research, Vol 27, Iss 1 (2021)

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Abstract: This article argues Mexico’s war on drugs was a tactic by elites in both the United States and Mexico to legitimate the Mexican neoliberal state’s political, economic, and ideological governance over Mexican society. Through tough on crime legislation ...

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