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The Resource Bolívar : American liberator, Marie Arana

Bolívar : American liberator, Marie Arana

Label
Bolívar : American liberator
Title
Bolívar
Title remainder
American liberator
Statement of responsibility
Marie Arana
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 980/.02092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F2235.3
LC item number
.A876 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Bolívar : American liberator, Marie Arana
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [469]-580) and index
Contents
The road to Bogotá -- Rites of passage -- The innocent abroad -- Building a revolution -- The rise and fall of Miranda -- Glimpses of glory -- The legions of hell -- A revolution struggles to life -- The hard way West -- The way to glory -- The chosen son -- Under the volcanoes -- In the empire of the sun -- The equilibrium of the universe -- Era of blunders -- Man of difficulties -- Plowing the sea -- The General in his labyrinth
Control code
ocn798060356
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
603 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781439110195
Lccn
2012034661
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)798060356
Label
Bolívar : American liberator, Marie Arana
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [469]-580) and index
Contents
The road to Bogotá -- Rites of passage -- The innocent abroad -- Building a revolution -- The rise and fall of Miranda -- Glimpses of glory -- The legions of hell -- A revolution struggles to life -- The hard way West -- The way to glory -- The chosen son -- Under the volcanoes -- In the empire of the sun -- The equilibrium of the universe -- Era of blunders -- Man of difficulties -- Plowing the sea -- The General in his labyrinth
Control code
ocn798060356
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
603 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781439110195
Lccn
2012034661
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)798060356

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