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Author Pérez Mejía, Ángela.

Title A geography of hard times : narratives about travel to South America, 1780-1849 / Angela Pérez Mejía / translated by Dick Cluster
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [2004]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 167 pages) : illustrations, 1 map
Series SUNY series in Latin American and Iberian thought and culture
SUNY series in Latin American and Iberian thought and culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-154) and index
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Subject Callcott, Maria, Lady, 1785-1842 -- Diaries.
Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859 -- Diaries.
Mutis, José Celestino, 1732-1808 -- Diaries.
Tristan, Flora, 1803-1844 -- Diaries.
Travelers' writings, European -- History and criticism.
Visitors, Foreign -- Latin America -- Attitudes.
Visitors, Foreign -- Latin America -- History -- 18th century.
Visitors, Foreign -- Latin America -- History -- 19th century.
Andes Region -- Description and travel.
Andes Region -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2003060760
ISBN 0791460134
0791460142 (paperback)
142373940X (electronic bk.)
9780791460146 (paperback)
9781423739401 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Geografía de los tiempos difíciles. English