A History of the British Presence in Chile: From Bloody Mary to Charles Darwin and the Decline of British Influence
Springer, 26 oct. 2009 - 276 páginas
This book sets out to narrate the contributions to and influence on the history of Chile that British visitors and immigrants have had, not as bystanders but as key players, starting in 1554 with the English Queen 'Bloody Mary' becoming Queen of Chile, and ending with the decline of British influence following the Second World War.
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1 Pirates Buccaneers Privateers Corsairs and Circumnavigators
2 Explorers by Sea
3 British Naturalists in Chile
4 Chiles Wars
5 Visitors and Explorers on Land
6 British Artists in Chile
7 British Communities in Chile
15 The Battle of Coronel
16 The Decline of British Influence
Family Names and Geography
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