Contributor biographical information for Bolivar : American liberator / Marie Arana.
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Marie Arana was born in Lima, Peru. She is the author of the memoir American Chica, a finalist for the National Book Award; two novels, Cellophane and Lima Nights; and The Writing Life, a collection from her well-known column for The Washington Post. She lives in Washington, D.C., and Lima, Peru.
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Bolâivar, Simâon, -- 1783-1830.
Heads of state -- South America -- Biography.
South America -- History -- Wars of Independence, 1806-1830.