North America 1847
Battle for Mexico City
Mexican troops rushed south to Veracruz but couldn't contain the US advance. After several more hard-fought battles, the US ...
North America 1849
California Gold Rush
Just days before the signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, gold was discovered at Sutter's Mill in California ...
North America 1904
The American gains against Spain increased its interest in procuring a Central American canal to link its Atlantic and Pacific ...