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Rails, Mines, and Progress
Language: en
Pages: 321
Authors: David M. Pletcher
Categories: Investments, American
Type: BOOK - Published: 1958 - Publisher:

Rails, Mines, and Progress
Language: en
Pages: 321
Authors: David Mitchell PLETCHER
Categories: American Investments
Type: BOOK - Published: 1972 - Publisher:

The Diplomacy of Trade and Investment
Language: en
Pages: 458
Authors: David M. Pletcher
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: University of Missouri Press

Based on a thorough examination of government documents, congressional debates and reports, private papers of government and business leaders, and newspapers, D
The Southern Exodus to Mexico
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Todd W. Wahlstrom
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

After the Civil War, a handful of former Confederate leaders joined forces with the Mexican emperor Maximilian von Hapsburg to colonize Mexico with former Ameri
Mexico's Sierra Tarahumara
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: William Dirk Raat
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

The Tarahumara, "people of the edge", live on the boundaries of civilization, in the mountains and canyonlands of Mexico's Sierra Tarahumara. There, in southwes
Iron Horse Imperialism
Language: en
Pages: 179
Authors: Daniel Lewis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-01 - Publisher: University of Arizona Press

Available in paperback October 2008! The Southern Pacific of Mexico was a U.S.Ðowned railroad that operated between 1898 and 1951, running from the Sonoran tow
Alexander Robey Shepherd
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: John P. Richardson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-15 - Publisher: Ohio University Press

With Alexander Robey Shepherd, John P. Richardson gives us the first full-length biography of his subject, who as Washington, D.C.’s, public works czar (1871
Leonardo to the Internet
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Thomas J. Misa
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-02-01 - Publisher: JHU Press

A masterful analysis of how technology and culture have influenced each other over five centuries, Leonardo to the Internet frames a history that illuminates mo
The Illusion of Ignorance
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Janice Lee Jayes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02-16 - Publisher: University Press of America

This book examines cultural politics of the American encounter with Porfirian Mexico as a precursor and model for the twentieth-century American encounters. Ame
Conflict And Commerce On The Rio Grande
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: John A. Adams
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Texas A&M University Press

Laredo is a city at the crossroads of North American history. Founded by the Spanish in 1755, it has stood at the intersection of regional commerce since its ea