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Author Brown, Matthew, 1975-

Title The struggle for power in post-independence Colombia and Venezuela / Matthew Brown
Edition First edition
Published New York : Palgrave Macmillan, [2012]
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 245 pages)
Series Studies of the Americas
Studies of the Americas.
Contents The World in Revolution -- The Narrowing Stage: From Global to Local -- The Road to War -- The Battle of El Santuario -- Counter-Revolutions -- Trials and Exiles -- National Consolidation -- Wars and Repatriations -- The End of Bolivarian Networks
Summary A collective biography of the veterans of the battle of El Santuario (1829), this book uses the untold stories of ordinary lives to examine the history of the imperial conflicts that shaped politics and society in Colombia and Venezuela after independence from colonial rule
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Córdova, José María, 1799-1829 -- Assassination.
Santuario, Battle of, Colombia, 1829.
Colombia -- History -- 1822-1832.
Venezuela -- History -- 1810-1832
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1137076739 (electronic bk.)
9781137076731 (electronic bk.)