The Mexican Revolution 1910-20 by Philip JowettThe Mexican Revolution 1910-20 by Philip Jowett

The Mexican Revolution 1910-20

byPhilip Jowett, Alejandro De Quesada

Paperback | February 28, 2006

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Some of the most famous Western movies have been set against the background of the Mexican Revolution of the early 20th century. Now, for the first time in English, Osprey offer a concise but fact-packed account of the events, armies, uniforms and weapons of those ten chaotic and bloody years, putting in context such famous but half-understood names as Diaz, Pancho Villa, Zapata, Madero and Huerta. The text is illustrated with many rare and fascinating period photographs, and with eight detailed color plates of orfiristas and Rurales, Maderisitas, Federales, Villistas, Zapatistas,and US volunteers and intervention troops.
Philip Jowett was born in Leeds in 1961. His previous books for Osprey include Men-at-Arms 306, 'Chinese Civil War Armies 1911-49' and a three-part sequence on The Italian Army 1940-45 (Men-at-Arms 340, 349 & 353). He is married and lives in Lincolnshire, UK. Alejandro de Quesada is a Florida-based military history writer who has writt...
Title:The Mexican Revolution 1910-20Format:PaperbackDimensions:64 pages, 9.9 × 7.22 × 0.15 inPublished:February 28, 2006Publisher:Bloomsbury USALanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1841769894

ISBN - 13:9781841769899

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Table of Contents

Historical background · Chronology of operations · Overview of the armies · The Federal Army: under Diaz (1910-12), Huerta (1913-14) & Carranzara (1914-20) - · The Revolutionary Armies: Maderistas (1910-12), Zapatistas (Southern Army, 1911-19), Villistas (Northern Division, 1913-20) · US intervention forces 1914-20