Describe the Republic of Texas. Why did it distribute land so freely?
Describe the Republic of Texas. Why did it distribute land so freely? Discuss its economy, empresarial colonies, ethnic diversity, and social life. Compare Houston and Lamar as presidents. What did they want, and how did there policies differ? Which countries accepted Texas as an independent nation-state, and what advantages did they hope to gain? On the other hand, why was annexation so hard to achieve? List advantages that Texas gained in annexation, which didn’t apply to other states. How did Jackson, Tyler, and polk enable annexation? Why did the Texans themselves support it?
PSA: The essay doesn’t necessarily have to be two pages long. It is being graded for the information written rather than essay length