The Resource Garibaldi and Rio Grande do Sul's war of independence from Brazil : the memoirs of Luigi Rossetti, John Griggs, and Anita Garibaldi, by William Rosenfeld, Dante University Press, Boston

Garibaldi and Rio Grande do Sul's war of independence from Brazil : the memoirs of Luigi Rossetti, John Griggs, and Anita Garibaldi, by William Rosenfeld, Dante University Press, Boston

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Garibaldi and Rio Grande do Sul's war of independence from Brazil : the memoirs of Luigi Rossetti, John Griggs, and Anita Garibaldi
Title
Garibaldi and Rio Grande do Sul's war of independence from Brazil
Title remainder
the memoirs of Luigi Rossetti, John Griggs, and Anita Garibaldi
Statement of responsibility
by William Rosenfeld, Dante University Press, Boston
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Garibaldi and Rio Grande do Sul's war of independence from Brazil : the memoirs of Luigi Rossetti, John Griggs, and Anita Garibaldi, by William Rosenfeld, Dante University Press, Boston
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [226]-229)
Contents
Rossetti meets Garibaldi -- Griggs joins the Revolution/meets Ruthie -- Griggs begins work on the new Navy -- Rossetti and Garibaldi : more adventures in Rio de Janeiro -- Partners in business and revolution/Griggs arrives in Rio Grande do Sul -- Rossetti and Garibaldi sail south to join the revolutionaries -- The partners arrive in Uruguay/Rossetti rides north and meets Griggs -- Captain Hamlin runs the Toucan aground -- Garibaldi's failed escape and sudden release -- Griggs's Navy is ready/his thoughts about Ruthie/Garibaldi joins the rebels -- Rossetti initiates O Povo/his thoughts about Griggs/Griggs's thoughts about Garibaldi -- The rebel Navy in action/Ruthie's short stay with Griggs -- The first issue of O Povo/the Moringue's attack on the shipyard -- The decision to annex Santa Catarina/Garibaldi and Griggs plan the overland transport of the rebel Navy -- Garibaldi's disaster at sea -- Arrival at Santa Catarina/Rossetti's new duties/the rebel Navy's operations -- Garibaldi meets Anita/Griggs's and Rossetti's reactions/Garibaldi's distasteful assignment -- Anita's conversations with Dona Feliciana begin -- Anita's first sea battle/Griggs about -- Griggs's absence from the sea -- Anita about -- The editor's thoughts about the comrades/Griggs learns about Anita's bravery -- Griggs's temptation to abandon the Revolution/his thoughts about Anita and Ruthie/the final entry in Griggs's log -- Rossetti's account of Griggs's death/retreat from Santa Catarina -- Anita about Griggs's death/the retreat from Laguna -- Battles along the retreat from Laguna/Anita pregnant -- The campaign to capture the mouth of the Lagoa dos Patos/Rossetti about Garibaldi, Anita and the rebel cause -- Anita and Garibaldi settle on the Outer Banks/Anita's confinement and Garibaldi's campaign to the south -- Anita's narrow escape with the infant Menotti/the new family retreats northward to Capivari -- Final entry in Rossetti's memoirs/the rebels retreat to the High Plateau -- The rebels reach safety in the high country/Dona Feliciana's concern/Anita's mystical identities -- Anita's accedes to Dona Feliciana's concern -- Conversations with Fra Lorenzo begin -- Anita's most drastic confession -- Fra Lorenzo's final instructions -- The marriage arranged -- Editor's afterword -- Chronological Outline of Events -- Appendix 1: Discovering the memoirs -- Appendix 2: The search for John Griggs -- Appendix 3: The trouble-filled history of Anita's remaining years
Control code
ocn822229903
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
231 p.
Isbn
9780937832530
Isbn Type
(paperback : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2012046730
System control number
(OCoLC)822229903

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