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Crisis in the Southwest: The United States, Mexico, and the Struggle over Texas

by Winders, Richard Bruce
Publisher: Scholarly Resources
Retail Price: $60.00 hardcover
Issue: Summer 2002
ISBN: 0842028005

Stretching from 1819-1861, historian and Alamo curator Richard Bruce Winders strives to present the conflicts leading up to the Mexican War as primary currents that fed the growing tensions of the American Civil War as well. Key tensions include the power of central government in comparison to state and individual rights, as well as the matter of secession. This is the sixth book in the American Crisis series.

review of Crisis in the Southwest: The United States, Mexico, and the Struggle over Texas, by Winders, Richard Bruce, Civil War Book Review, (Summer 2002).