all ebooks in category: Historical Latin America Biographies

«Doctor Socrates» by Andrew Downie
English | ISBN: 9781471154096 | EPUB | 4.9 MB

'Compelling from start to finish…Downie does full justice to an extraordinary life' Pete Davies, author of All Played Out. A stunning new biography of Socrates, …

Laura Méndez de Cuenca: Mexican Feminist, 1853–1928
2018 | ISBN: 0816537631 | English | 256 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Laura Méndez de Cuenca—poet, teacher, editor, writer, and feminist—dared to bypass the cultural traditions of her time. In the early 1870s, when conservative religious thought …

Walter Ralegh: Architect of Empire
English | November 19th, 2019 | ISBN: 1541645790 | 576 pages | EPUB | 8.06 MB

From a Bancroft Prize-winning historian, a biography of the famed poet, courtier, and colonizer, showing how he laid the foundations of the English Empire Sir …

Prieto: Yorùbá Kingship in Colonial Cuba during the Age of Revolutions (Envisioning Cuba)
2019 | ISBN: 1469645394, 1469645386 | English | 240 pages | EPUB | 27 MB

This Atlantic world history centers on the life of Juan Nepomuceno Prieto (c. 1773–c. 1835), a member of the West African Yoruba people enslaved and …