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- n. Mexican general who tried to crush the Texas revolt and who lost battles to Winfield Scott and Zachary Taylor in the Mexican War (1795-1876)
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Santa Anna (Mexico, 1845); García Cubas, El libro de mis recuerdos
If General Santa Anna requires paid butchers, he will have to find a substitute for me.
Catholic Directory as an out-mission of Santa Anna in 1867, but it had no German priests until years after.
General Antonio López de Santa Anna dominated the scene for almost fifty years, but he was a man without principle, and his policy was weak and vacillating.