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narrative of the expedition to the rivers Orinoco and Apuré in South America

G. Hippisley

narrative of the expedition to the rivers Orinoco and Apuré in South America

which sailed from England in November 1817, and joined the patriotic forces in Venezuela and Caraccas

by G. Hippisley

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South America,
  • Venezuela
    • Subjects:
    • South America -- History -- Wars of Independence, 1806-1830 -- Participation, Foreign,
    • Venezuela -- History -- War of Independence, 1810-1823,
    • Venezuela -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy G. Hippisley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF232 .H66
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 653 p. ;
      Number of Pages653
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6914669M
      LC Control Number02008074
      OCLC/WorldCa25973862

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