Adams, Jerome R., 1938-

Latin American heroes : liberators and patriots from 1500 to the present / Jerome R. Adams. - New York : Ballantine, 1993. - xi, 289 p. : ill. ; 21 cm. - One world . - One world. .

Previously published as: Liberators and patriots of Latin America.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-283) and index.

Doña Marina (La Malinche) -- Toussaint L'Ouverture -- Simón Bolívar -- Manuela Sáenz -- José de San Martín -- Bernardo O'Higgins -- Domingo Sarmiento -- Brazil's emperors : Pedro I and Pedro II -- José Martí -- Benito Juárez -- Pancho Villa -- Emiliano Zapata -- Women of the Mexican Revolution : Dolores Jiménez y Muro, Juana Belén Gutiérrez de Mendoza, Hermila Galindo de Topete -- Augusto Sandino -- Juan Perón -- María Eva de Perón -- José Figueres -- Fidel Castro -- Ernesto "Ché" Guevara -- Bishop Romero.

Profiles twenty-three leaders and heroes from the 1500s to the 1980s.

0345383842 (pbk.) 9780345383846 (pbk.)

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Heroes--Latin America--Biography.
Heads of state--Latin America--Biography.
Revolutionaries--Latin America--Biography.


Latin America--Biography.

F1407 / .A33 1991

980.0092