This is the author’s accepted manuscript version of Chapman, B. (2012). Lamar, Mirabeau Buonaparte. In The Encyclopedia of the Mexican-American War: A Political, Social, and Military History by Spencer Tucker, Editor. (Vol. 1, pp. 345). Copyright 2012 ACB-CLIO, LLC, Santana, Barbara, CA.


Provides a biographical portrait and career overview of Mirabeau Lamar (1798-1859) who served as the second President of the Republic of Texas from 1838-1841.


Mirabeau Lamar, Republic of Texas, Texas history, Mexican-American War, Indian wars

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