Cinco de Mayo History
Features a brief historical account of the holiday which celebrates the victory of Mexican soldiers over the French in 1862.
Cinco de Mayo: Viva Mexico
Essay about the significance of Cinco de Mayo with a look at the historical events that led to the Battle of Puebla. Written by Mario S. Vejar for Olvera-Street.com.
Significance of Cinco de Mayo
Explores popular misconceptions of the Cinco de Mayo holiday and Mexican Independence in general.
Wikipedia: Battle of Puebla
Offers a brief history of the Battle of Puebla and links to related information.