Símon Bolívar, the Liberator

Patriot, Warrior, Statesman Father of Five Nations

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Published: 1921
Language: English
Wordcount: 55,150 / 171 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 42.5
LoC Category: CT
Downloads: 438
mnybks.net#: 6414
Genre: Biography
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to Chile, but which has disappeared almost entirely in Uruguay and Argentina. Some countries have the Indian element in larger proportions than others, but this distribution of races prevails substantially all over the continent.

It would distract us from our purpose to give a full description of the grievances of the Spanish colonies in America. They were justified and it is useless to try to defend Spain. Granting that Spain carried out a wonderful work of civilization in the American continent, and that she is entitled to the gratitude of the world for her splendid program of colonization, it is only necessary, nevertheless, to cite some of her mistakes of administration in order to prove the contention of the colonists that they must be free.

Books could not be published or sold in America without the permission of the Consejo de Indias, and several cases were recorded of severe punishment of men who disobeyed this rule. Natives could not avail themselves of the advantages of the printing press. Com

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