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Author Brittsan, Zachary, 1976- author.

Title Popular politics and rebellion in Mexico : Manuel Lozada and La Reforma, 1855-1876 / Zachary Brittsan.

Publication Info. Nashville, Tennessee : Vanderbilt University Press, [2015]


Description xvi, 220 pages : illustrations, map ; 26 cm
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Summary "Explores the career of a Mestizo rebel, Manuel Lozada, shedding new light on political conflict during Mexico's Reform era in the mid-nineteenth century. Also explores the conditions under which a significant segment of Mexican society aligned itself with conservative interests and French interlopers, revealing this constituency to be more than a collection of reactionary traitors to the nation"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-213) and index.
Contents Introduction : fragments of a buried mirror -- A nation of brigands -- Honorable thieves, 1824-1856 -- Popular conservatism emerges, 1857?1860 -- Ideological interlude, 1861?1862 -- Brigand nation -- Popular conservatism enacted, 1862-1867 -- Uncomfortable autonomy, 1867-1871 -- From revolution to obscurity, 1872-1884 -- Conclusion : reflections upon a forgotten rebel.
Subject Lozada, Manuel, -1873.
Mexico -- History -- 1821-1861.
Mexico -- History -- War of Reform, 1857-1861.
Mexico -- History -- European intervention, 1861-1867.
ISBN 9780826520449 (cloth : alk. paper)
0826520448 (cloth : alk. paper)
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