Rough Notes Taken during some Rapid Journeys across the Pampas and among the Andes

Rough Notes Taken during some Rapid Journeys across the Pampas and among the Andes

by Francis Bond Head

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781108001618
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 07/20/2009
Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Latin American Studies Series
Pages: 328
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction; 2. Descriptive outline of the Pampas; 3. The town of Buenos Aires; 4. Journey to the goldmines and ladaveros of La Carolina; 5. Mendoza; 6. The pampas; 7. The pampas Indians; 8. Passage across the Great Cordillera; 9. Journey to the gold mine of El Bronce de Petorca; 10. Journey to the silver mine of San Pedro Nolasco; 11. Return to Mendoza; 12. The pampas; 13. General observations on mining in South America; 14. Conclusion.

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