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Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna (Great Hispanic Heritage) by Brenda Lange

By Brenda Lange

Antonio de Padua Maria Severino Lopez de Santa Anna was once a guy of many titles normal 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 throughout the U.S.-Mexican conflict and is taken into account by way of many to be a bloodthirsty tyrant. notwithstanding, there have been many facets to this icon of Mexican heritage. in the course of his lengthy lifestyles, Santa Anna rose to the head of energy, 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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