skip to content
San Martín : Argentine soldier, American hero Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

San Martín : Argentine soldier, American hero

Author: John Lynch
Publisher: New Haven [Conn.] ; London : Yale University Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"Jose de San Martin (1778-1850) was an enigmatic figure - a revolutionary and a conservative, a professional soldier and an intellectual, a taciturn man who nevertheless was able to inspire the peoples of South America to follow his armies and accept his battle strategies. One of the great leaders in the wars for independence, he was a pivotal force in the liberation of Chile and Peru from Spanish rule." "In the  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lynch, John, 1927-
San Martín.
New Haven [Conn.] ; London : Yale University Press, ©2009
(OCoLC)653377577
Named Person: José de San Martín; José de San Martín; José de San Martín; José de San Martín; José de San Martín
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Lynch
ISBN: 9780300126433 0300126433
OCLC Number: 262432339
Description: xiv, 265 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Soldier of Spain --
The revolution calls --
A continental strategy --
Power base of revolution --
Across the Andes --
Peru, the Carthage of San Martin --
Monarchist in a world of republics --
Liberal in a conservative society --
Liberal in a conservative society --
Last change in Guayaquil --
Exile.
Responsibility: John Lynch.

Abstract:

Jose de San Martin (1778-1850) was an enigmatic figure - a revolutionary and a conservative, a soldier and an intellectual, a taciturn man who nevertheless was able to inspire the peoples of South  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Chosen as an Outstanding Academic Title for 2009 by Choice Magazine Choice

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/262432339> # San Martín : Argentine soldier, American hero
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "262432339" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ctu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/890841660#Place/new_haven_conn> ; # New Haven Conn.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/890841660#Event/1806_1830> ; # 1806 - 1830
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/890841660#Place/south_america> ; # South America
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1244515> ; # South America.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/980.02092/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/49350681> ; # José de San Martín
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1355310> ; # Wars of Independence (South America : 1806-1830)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/890841660#Person/san_martin_jose_de_1778_1850> ; # José de San Martín
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/890841660#Person/san_martin_jose_de> ; # José de San Martín
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2009" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/54167746> ; # John Lynch
    schema:datePublished "2009" ;
    schema:description "Soldier of Spain -- The revolution calls -- A continental strategy -- Power base of revolution -- Across the Andes -- Peru, the Carthage of San Martin -- Monarchist in a world of republics -- Liberal in a conservative society -- Liberal in a conservative society -- Last change in Guayaquil -- Exile."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/890841660> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/653377577> ;
    schema:name "San Martín : Argentine soldier, American hero"@en ;
    schema:productID "262432339" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/262432339#PublicationEvent/new_haven_conn_london_yale_university_press_2009> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/890841660#Agent/yale_university_press> ; # Yale University Press
    schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/262432339#Review/229603399> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780300126433> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA906047> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/262432339> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/890841660#Agent/yale_university_press> # Yale University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Yale University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/890841660#Person/san_martin_jose_de> # José de San Martín
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "San Martín" ;
    schema:givenName "José de" ;
    schema:name "José de San Martín" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/890841660#Person/san_martin_jose_de_1778_1850> # José de San Martín
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1778" ;
    schema:deathDate "1850" ;
    schema:familyName "San Martín" ;
    schema:givenName "José de" ;
    schema:name "José de San Martín" ;
    schema:sameAs <http://d-nb.info/gnd/12018060X> ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/890841660#Place/new_haven_conn> # New Haven Conn.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New Haven Conn." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1244515> # South America.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "South America." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1355310> # Wars of Independence (South America : 1806-1830)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Wars of Independence (South America : 1806-1830)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/49350681> # José de San Martín
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1778" ;
    schema:deathDate "1850" ;
    schema:familyName "San Martín" ;
    schema:givenName "José de" ;
    schema:name "José de San Martín" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/54167746> # John Lynch
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1927" ;
    schema:familyName "Lynch" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Lynch" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780300126433>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0300126433" ;
    schema:isbn "9780300126433" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/653377577>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "San Martín." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/262432339> ; # San Martín : Argentine soldier, American hero
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/262432339#Review/229603399>
    a schema:Review ;
    schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/262432339> ; # San Martín : Argentine soldier, American hero
    schema:reviewBody ""Jose de San Martin (1778-1850) was an enigmatic figure - a revolutionary and a conservative, a professional soldier and an intellectual, a taciturn man who nevertheless was able to inspire the peoples of South America to follow his armies and accept his battle strategies. One of the great leaders in the wars for independence, he was a pivotal force in the liberation of Chile and Peru from Spanish rule." "In the first full English-language biography of San Martin in more than half a century, John Lynch shines new light on San Martin and on the story of Spanish America's revolutionary wars. Lynch offers a series of dramatic set pieces: the Peninsular War, in which San Martin fought the French and learned his military skills; the crossing of the Andes, when his army battled the forces of nature as well as enemy fire; the confrontation with imperial Spain in Peru; and the standoff with Bolivar which led to San Martin's resignation and exile in Europe. Based on the latest documentation, San Martin enhances our understanding of the modern history of Latin America and one of its most brilliant leaders."--Jacket." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.