Heroica defensa de Ciudad Juárez : la verdad de los hechos, caracter y valor del soldado mexicano; invasión de tropas americanas y su pronta evacuación

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This work provides an account of what the author terms the “heroic defense” of Ciudad Juarez against Pancho Villa’s forces. It also includes correspondence by Villa to the military garrison urging their surrender. Notably, it describes American involvement (and brief incursion into Mexico) and the Mexican embassy’s response to it in El Paso, where the work was published.

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78 p. [9 leaves] : ill. ; 19 cm. Pictorial paper wraps.

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Velasco, Felipe 1919.

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This book is part of the collection entitled: The Mexican Revolution on the Border: Primary Sources from El Paso and was provided by University of Texas at El Paso to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 331 times , with 9 in the last month . More information about this book can be viewed below.

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This work provides an account of what the author terms the “heroic defense” of Ciudad Juarez against Pancho Villa’s forces. It also includes correspondence by Villa to the military garrison urging their surrender. Notably, it describes American involvement (and brief incursion into Mexico) and the Mexican embassy’s response to it in El Paso, where the work was published.

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78 p. [9 leaves] : ill. ; 19 cm. Pictorial paper wraps.

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The Mexican Revolution on the Border: Primary Sources from El Paso

The University of Texas at El Paso and the El Paso Public Library present a collection of primary source items relating to the Mexican Revolution. The collection includes 15 books and 10 postcards dating from 1910 to 1919.

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  • 1919

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Velasco, Felipe. Heroica defensa de Ciudad Juárez : la verdad de los hechos, caracter y valor del soldado mexicano; invasión de tropas americanas y su pronta evacuación, book, 1919; El Paso, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth149833/: accessed September 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at El Paso.