Denis Smith

Biography

Bleeding Hearts... Bleeding Country: Canada and the Quebec Crisis (1971)
Gentle Patriot: A political biography of Walter Gordon (1973)
Diplomacy of Fear: Canada and the Cold War 1941-1948 (1988)
Rogue Tory: The Life and Legend of John G. Diefenbaker (1995)
The Prisoners of Cabrera: Napoleon’s Forgotten Soldiers 1809-1814 (2001)
Ignatieff’s World (2006)
Ignatieff’s World Updated: Iggy goes to Ottawa (2009)

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Books

General Miranda's Wars: Turmoil and Revolt in Spanish America, 1750-1816
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,720. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American, Nonfiction » History » Military
Before Simon Bolivar, there was Francisco de Miranda who plotted to free Spain’s colonies in South America. Roaming the world, he cajoled funds from the powerful, including Britain’s William Pitt and Russia’s Catherine the Great. But Miranda’s invasion of New Spain in 1806 was a painful fiasco. He died a prisoner in a Spanish dungeon and the way was now clear for Bolivar’s eventual triumph.

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