Juan Ignacio Molina: The World's Window on Chile

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P. Lang, 2002 - Biography & Autobiography - 318 pages
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This book is a biography of a Chilean Jesuit, Juan Ignacio Molina (1740-1829), a historian and naturalist, who wrote the 'Storia naturale del Chili' (1782) and the 'Storia civile del Chili' (1787). Before his death at the age of eighty-nine, he had spent

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The Compendio 1776
The Storia civile 1787
FOUR Life in Bologna under Napoleon

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The Author: Charles E. Ronan is Professor Emeritus of History at Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois. He is also the author of the biography of the Mexican Jesuit, Francisco Javier Clavigero, and the co-editor of <I>Jesuit Encounters on the New World: Jesuit Chroniclers, Geographers, Educators, and Missionaries in the Americas, 1549-1767, and of <I>East Meets West: The Jesuits in China, 1582-1773. He has also contributed to various historical journals.

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