2 edition of Bolívar found in the catalog.
Arana, Marie (Writer)
Written in English
An authoritative portrait of the Latin-American warrior-statesman draws on a wealth of primary documents to set his life against a backdrop of the explosive tensions of 19th-century South America, providing coverage of such topics as his role in the 1813 campaign for Colombian and Venezuelan independence, his legendary love affairs and his achievements as a strategist, abolitionist and diplomat.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 569-580) and index.
|LC Classifications||F2235.3 .A876 2013|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||603 pages, 8 pages of unnumbered plates|
|Number of Pages||603|
|LC Control Number||2012034661|
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Dino-mite ed on: Novem Simón Bolívar was born in a house in Caracas, Captaincy General of Venezuela, on 24 July 6 He was baptized as Simón José Antonio de la Santísima Trinidad Bolívar y Palacios.
His mother was María de la Concepción Palacios y Blanco, and his father was Colonel Don Juan Vicente Bolívar y Ponte.
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Simón Bolívar was a Venezuelan military leader who was instrumental in the revolutions against the Spanish empire. Learn more about his fight for Spanish-American independence at : The case for Bolívar as one of the world's most extraordinary 19th-century leaders is well made by Marie Arana, a US-based writer with roots in Peru, another country he helped free from the.
Bolívar, Simón, – [Selections. English] El Libertador: writings of Simón Bolívar/ translated from the Spanish by Frederick H. Fornoff ; edited with an introduction and notes by David Bushnell. — (Library of Latin America) Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN (pbk.) — ISBN (cloth) Size: 2MB. Simón Bolívar was a Venezuelan soldier and statesman who played a central role in the South American independence movement. Bolívar served as president of Gran Colombia (–30) and as dictator of Peru (–26). The country of Bolivia is named for him. Read more about the short-lived Republic of Colombia, or Gran Colombia (–30).
Simon Bolivar (J –Decem ) was the greatest leader of Latin America's independence movement from Spain.A superb general and a charismatic politician, he not only drove the Spanish from northern South America but also was instrumental in the early formative years of the republics that sprang up once the Spanish had gone.
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Almost years later, the warrior statesman is still a Author: Marie Arana. Horse hooves drum like a heartbeat on a sun-dappled forest floor and a black cape flutters from Bolívar’s shoulders on the very first page, and by the middle of the book, “snow-capped peaks.