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The Mexican-American War was crucial in gaining territory on the Pacific coast and realizing American manifest destiny. But why was the conflict so incredibly one sided? The answer involves advantages in artillery strategies, small arms developments, and leadership. With these factors in mind, there was little to no chance of the Americans losing the war.
The focus on this project is on the abolitionist movement of the 1820s to 1850s and how religion was used...