New Special Collections Titles for October-December 2020

Special Collections added the following 8 titles to ASC’s holdings during the fourth quarter of 2020.  Due to COVID-19 and staff working off-site, this list is a sample of donated publications only and while not exhaustive, is meant to highlight recent acquisitions.  For a full list of Special Collections titles, please search PRIMO, the library’s catalog.

October-December 2020 Dust Jackets and Covers #1

Army of Manifest Destiny: the American soldier in the Mexican War, 1846-1848 by James M. McCaffrey (New York University Press: 1992) E409.2 .M35 1992


Frontier army sketches by James W. Steele (Jansen, McClurg & Company: 1883) PS2919 .S227 1883


History of the war between the United States and Mexico: from the commencement of hostilities to the ratification of the treaty of peace by John S. Jenkins (John E. Potter and Company: 1885) E404 .J52 1885


The Mexican-American War, 1846-1848 by Philip R.N. Katcher (Osprey Publishing: 1976) UC483 .K4 1976

October-December 2020 Dust Jackets and Covers #2

Obras históricas by José Fernando Ramírez (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México: 2001) F1226 .R225 2001


Sam Chamberlain’s Mexican War: the San Jacinto Museum of History paintings by William H. Goetzmann (Texas State Historical Association: 1993) E415.2.A78 G64 1993


The stolen Pinkerton reports of the Colonel Albert J. Fountain murder investigation edited by David G. Thomas (Doc45 Publishing: 2020) F801.F6 S76 2020


The view from Chapultepec: Mexican writers on the Mexican- American War translated and edited by Cecil Robinson (University of Arizona Press: 1989) E415.2.P82 V54 1989

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