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Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna (Great Hispanic Heritage) by Brenda Lange

By Brenda Lange

Antonio de Padua Maria Severino Lopez de Santa Anna was once a guy of many titles basic within the Mexican military, president, dictator, landowner and administrator, husband, and father. Santa Anna is widely known for his half within the notorious conflict of the Alamo in the course of the U.S.-Mexican warfare and is taken into account by means of many to be a bloodthirsty tyrant. notwithstanding, there have been many facets to this icon of Mexican heritage. in the course of his lengthy lifestyles, Santa Anna rose to the top of strength, but he died approximately penniless and forgotten. This new biography strains his course from middle-class beginnings to the halls of the capital in Mexico urban to exile in Cuba to his ultimate days.

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