The early stages of the war.
Today we discuss the U.S. Army in 1845.
Today we discuss the Comanche and their effects on Mexico’s ability to wage war.
This week we finally get shots fired in the war as we go over the initial confrontation between Mexico and the United States.
In this episode we get right up to the eve of the War with Mexico. We cover the role of Manifest Destiny, the election of 1844 and a few other things.