Rise and Fall of the Paraguayan Republic, 1800-70 MOBI

Rise and Fall of the Paraguayan Republic, 1800-70 ❰EPUB❯ ✼ Rise and Fall of the Paraguayan Republic, 1800-70 Author John Hoyt Williams – Buyprobolan50.co.uk Paraguay plays a very small role in the modern world but for part of the nineteenth century it was a significant regional force Between 1800 and 1865 it changed from an imperial backwater into a dynam Paraguay plays a very small Fall of PDF/EPUB ¼ role in the modern world but for part of the nineteenth century it was a significant regional force Between and it changed from an imperial backwater into a dynamic dictator led financially sound nation Then came the terrible War of the Triple Alliance and by Paraguay had virtually been destroyed John Hoyt Williams re creates the era's people places and events in rich detail and a vigorous style but this is much than a mere narrative His Rise and PDF \ archival research in Paraguay and several other countries enables him to offer new facts and interpretations correct a number of misapprehensions and explode a few myths He also provides the clearest most objective portraits available of the three extraordinary men who ruled Paraguay during this time Dr Jose Gaspar de Francia El Supremo; Carlos Antonio Lopez the Corpulent Despot; and Lopez's flamboyant son Francisco Solano Lopez Discussions of social economic and cultural conditions round out a masterly account of a remarkable historical period.


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