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Colombia's military and Brazil's monarchy : undermining the republican foundations of South American independence

Author: Thomas Millington
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996.
Series: Contributions in Latin American studies, no. 7.
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This important new study relates the origin of the decline of republican politics in South America to the existence of monarchic rule in Brazil.

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Genre/Form: History
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Millington, Thomas.
Colombia's military and Brazil's monarchy.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996
(OCoLC)604980722
Online version:
Millington, Thomas.
Colombia's military and Brazil's monarchy.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996
(OCoLC)609309667
Named Person: Antonio José de Sucre; Simón Bolívar; Simón Bolı́var; Simón Bolívar; Antonio José de Sucre
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Millington
ISBN: 0313298068 9780313298066
OCLC Number: 32923152
Description: xix, 228 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. Monarchic Factors in the South American Independence Movements. Migration of the Portuguese Monarchy to Brazil: Spillover Effects on the Argentine Revolution. Spanish-American Liberators and Monarchism. Europe's Monarchic Orientation. Brazil's Monarchic Independence: A Model for the Rest of South America? --
2. Colombia's Military Against Republican Politics: Sucre and Bolivar. Colombia's Republican Gamble. Bolivar's Strategy of Power. Sucre's American Republicanism. The Conflict over Ecuador. The Conflict over Peru --
3. Relations Between the Monarchy and the Republics. Rivadavian Politics in Argentina: A Move Toward the Brazilian Monarchy. Canning's Progress. Pedro's War Plan --
4. Colombia's Invasion of Upper Peru (Bolivia). Atlantic Basis of Upper Peru's Autonomy. Liberation or Occupation? Sucre's Search for Argentine Support. Argentina's Response to the Invasion --
5. Sucre Poses the Challenge to the Monarchy. Sucre's Brush with the Imperial Brazilian Army.
Series Title: Contributions in Latin American studies, no. 7.
Responsibility: Thomas Millington.
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"Millington's study...is an original contribution to our understanding of the independence period in Latin America. It is neither purely diplomatic nor purely domestic political history. Rather, it Read more...

 
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