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The Grandchildren of Solano López - a book by Chesterton, Bridget María

The Grandchildren of Solano López

Frontier and Nation in Paraguay, 1904- 1936

The Grandchildren of Solano López( )
Author: Chesterton, Bridget María
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:University of New Mexico Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $50.00
Book Description:

Paraguay's Chaco frontier, one of the least known areas in one of the least known countries in South America, became the unexpected scene of the bloodiest international war in the Americas, the Chaco War between Paraguay and Bolivia (1932-35).

A picture postcard from the Chaco War era shows a large heart, emblazoned with the word "Paraguayo," pumping its way through the flat dusty wilderness of the Chaco and leaving a zigzag trail of smashed Bolivian forts and soldiers along...
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Detailed Subjects: History / Latin America / South America
Political Science / Political Ideologies / Nationalism & Patriotism
Political Science / Geopolitics
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.73 Inches
Book Weight:0.946 Pounds

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