Irish Participation in Bolivar's Campaigns

By: Naranjo Martinez, Enrique

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9 pages; This booklet was reprinted from the October 1925 issue of the Bulletin of the Pan American Union in honor of American citizens of Irish extraction. Colombia's 'consul ad-honorem' in Boston pays tribute to Daniel O'Leary, a Cork man, who enlisted in the Red Hussars of Venezuela in 1817and served as aide-de-camp to Simón Bolívar. The author also discusses F. Burdett O'Connor, another Corkman, who was involved in Bolívar’s campaigns and late pursued a political career in Bolivia after independence, in addition to other Irish soldiers who helped liberate the Andean republics from Spanish rule. Contents clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Wrappers lightly dust-soiled. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings.

Title: Irish Participation in Bolivar's Campaigns

Author Name: Naranjo Martinez, Enrique

Categories: Latin America and Caribbean, Americana and American History, Ireland and Irish Studies,

Publisher: Washington, D.C, U.S. Government Printing Office: 1927

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 37112

Keywords: Simon Bolivar Colombia, South America Irish Americans Independence Struggles Irish Soldiers in South America Colombian Independence