TITLE

The guns of Palo Alto

AUTHOR(S)
Haecker, Charles M.
PUB. DATE
May 1996
SOURCE
Archaeology;May/Jun96, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Ulysses S. Grant's memoirs in the opening battle of the Mexican-American War of 1846-1848 and the battle of Palo Alto, fought on May 8, 1846. Grants' memories of the battle; Reasons for the war between Mexico and America; Details on the Palo Alto Battlefield's National Historic Site Act in 1992; Discrepancies discovered between the Mexican and American battles maps; Reasons for the discrepancies.
ACCESSION #
9605280179

 

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