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Unformatted text preview: the Texans. Had a strategy to retreat with his army towards Louisiana the further east he went, the more Santa Anna had to lengthen his supply lines (barely had any supplies and Sam Houston turned around and attacked. -Battle of San Jacinto, April 21, 1836: defeated Santa Anna’s army, 600 in 15 minutes and 900 were taken prisoner. Santa Anna escapes. -Sam Houston wanted him alive to bargain with him. -Santa Anna is given a choice when he was caught in disguise (sign over Texas’ independence or be killed…he signs over independence) Texas becomes its own country after the battle of San Jacinto Corps of Discovery: name of Lewis and Clark’s expedition Terms you don’t need to know for the test are on Blackboard...
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This note was uploaded on 11/07/2011 for the course AMH 2010 taught by Professor Johnr during the Fall '08 term at FSU.
- Fall '08
- Sam Houston