Mexican-American Relations, 1880-1884.
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Mexican-American Relations, 1880-1884. by Victor W. Padelford

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Published .
Written in English


  • Mexico -- Foreign relations -- United States.,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Mexico.

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Paginationvi, 110 l.
Number of Pages110
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Open LibraryOL17779450M

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