The first of these volumes forms a history of the
consolidation of Chilian independence, and of the
subsequent liberation of Peru—­through the
instrumentality of the Chilian squadro...
Brazilian and Portuguese factions—­Don
PEDEO ordered to quit
Thomas Cochrane, 10th Earl of Dundonald Biographies (1)
Thomas Cochrane (1775-1860), the 10th Earl of Dundonald, rose through the ranks of the British navy to become an admiral. His career was marked by innovative sea victories, political scandal, and bold...