Rebellious Texas and the Alamo
Lecture no. 8 from the course: The American West: History, Myth, and Legacy
Taught by Professor Patrick N. Allitt | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Get the full story behind the last stand at the Alamo and the story of the Texas republic. What led to tensions between the Mexican government and the growing United States? Why is the idea of rebellion so crucial to the myth of Texas? How did the territory eventually join the United States?