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Sam a great warrior

By Jose L.
Texas, Age 12

Sam Houston was elected the second term of the Repuublic of Texas.An important thought that he made was that he favored annexation to the U.S. Sam Houston,the commander and cheif of the Texas army,had problems with the army of Sant Anna.Before the Texas army attacked Santa Anna's soilders,and captured him,the Texas army planed everything.Like spying on them,burning the bridge,and had tried to get them when they where asleep.Then Sam Houston attaked,but the army of Santa Anna couldn't because they where asleep.Sam Houston,started the war and told his army to attak the day before the battle.The battle lasted eighteen minutes.They killed the Mexican army and captured Santa Anna.People asked Sam what he experienced,and he only responded,''I got a succesfull war.''