• S. H. Steinberg
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HISTORY. The Republic of Peru, formerly the most important of the Spanish viee-royalties in South America, declared its independence on 28 July 1821; but it was not till after a war, protracted till 1824, that the country gained its actual freedom.

República del Perú


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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. H. Steinberg
    • 1
  1. 1.The Royal Historical SocietyUSA

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