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Title: El Jeneral Mosquera i su cuenta por tanteo (Artículos publicados en "El Liberal")
Creator: Galán, Ánjel María
Publication Info: Bogotá : Imprenta de Gaitán, 1869.
Physical Details: 3-66 p. ; 23.5 x 16 cm
Physical Condition: Lacks wrappers and some pages. Is stained, and foxed but legible.

Historical Notes: General Tomás Cipriano de Mosquera was born in Popayán in 1798. He was President of Nueva Granada from 1845-1849 and 1861-1863. As a military leader in 1861 he led the only armed rebellion against the state in the 19th century. As president he introduced free trade and anti-clerical legislation. Davis, Robert 1993 Mosquera y Arboleda, Tomás Cipriano. In Historical Dictionary of Colombia. Pp. 338. Metuchen, NJ: The Scarecrow Press.
Donor Notes: General Mosquera's questionable accounting practices with the nation's money is attacked. - J.L.H.

Subject(s): Mosquera, T. C. de (Tomás Cipriano), 1798-1878
Colombia -- Presidents -- 19th century
Colombia -- Politics and government -- 1858-1886

Type: Pamphlet
Language: Spanish
Format: JPG
PDF - Color
Donor: Helguera, J. León
Collection: Helguera, J. León Collection
Institution: Vanderbilt University
Accession Number: P00850
Record Number: 1415
Islandora ID: islandora:3478