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Author Reilly, Tom, 1935-2002.
Title War with Mexico! : America's reporters cover the battlefront / Tom Reilly ; edited by Manley Witten.
Published Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, c2010.
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LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Stored Special Collections & Archives  E415.2.P74 R45 2010    IN LIBRARY
 Floor2  E415.2.P74 R45 2010    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xiii, 335 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Modern war studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The war press of New Orleans -- The corps of scribendi -- "Mr. Kendall of the Picayune" -- Pardon Jones goes to war -- Meeting the demand -- Battle of Monterrey -- The "Americanization" of Tampico -- Buena Vista-"carpe diem" -- Siege at Veracruz -- Jane McManus Storms -- "I am requested by the president--" -- Battle of Cerro Gordo -- "Mustang" of the Delta -- The northern occupation -- Contreras and Churubusco -- Disaster at Molino del Rey -- The halls of Montezuma -- Backlash -- The Yankee press in Mexico City -- "First impressions" : Gideon Pillow and the American press in Mexico -- Stereotypes -- Mustang delivers the treaty -- Withdrawal pains -- The last story.
Subject Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Journalists.
Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Press coverage.
War correspondents -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Journalism -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Related Names Witten, Manley.
ISBN 9780700617401 (cloth : alk. paper)
070061740X (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 607980792