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Esteban Echeverría. Insurreción del Sud de la Provincia de Buenos Aires en Octubre de 1839. Buenos Aires: Imprenta Constitución, 1854.


Echeverría wrote this work while in exile in Montevideo, Uruguay. This second edition describes acts of atrocity committed by the Federalists against Unitario prisoners, during the battle of Quebracho in Buenos Aires.


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