La vieja trenza: La Cuenca del Plata, una tierra en disputa 1800 - 1875.
Montevideo: Librería Linardi y Risso, 2022. Second Edition. Paperback. 351p., maps, color plates, tables, bibl., indices, wrps. New. Item #81231
This new, corrected and modified edition of "La Vieja Trenza" describes the central political axes from the past, starting with the relevant figures of the independence process: Artigas, Francia, Rosas, the Portuguese royal family, going through the confrontation between unitarios and federales and the terrible War of the Triple Alliance. Likewise, the book reveals the leading role of personalities such as Urquiza, Mitre, the Baron of Mauá, Francisco Solano López, the Viscount of Río Branco, Venancio Flores and Bernardo Berro.