Detailed Description

Title: Garcia Morena: president of Ecuador
Creator: Garcia Morena:
president of Ecuador
Publication Info: Dublin, Ireland : Catholic Truth Society of Ireland, [1876].
Physical Details: p. 43-94 ; 18 x 11 8/10 cms
Physical Condition: Wrappers broken, yellowed but good.

Historical Notes: Gabriel Gregorio Fernando José María García Moreno y Morán de Butrón (December 24, 1821 – August 6, 1875) was an Ecuadorian politician who twice served as President of Ecuador (1861–65 and 1869–75) and was assassinated during his second term, after being elected to a third.[1] He is noted for his conservatism, Catholic religious perspective and rivalry with liberal strongman Eloy Alfaro.

Subject(s): García Moreno, Gabriel, 1821-1875
Presidents -- Ecuador -- Biography
Ecuador -- History -- 1830-1895
Ecuador -- Politics and government -- 1830-1895

Type: Pamphlet
Language: Spanish
Donor: Helguera, J. León
Collection: Helguera, J. León Collection
Institution: Vanderbilt University
Accession Number: P03150
Record Number: 2968
OCLC Number: 41278895