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By Brenda Lange

Antonio de Padua Maria Severino Lopez de Santa Anna used to be a guy of many titles common 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 through the U.S.-Mexican struggle and is taken into account through many to be a bloodthirsty tyrant. besides the fact that, there have been many aspects to this icon of Mexican historical past. in the course of his lengthy existence, Santa Anna rose to the head 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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