Author:Lieutenant C. Cordier, Army Attache (Lima, Peru)

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The Republic of Bolivia 1909, it's history and Government, Topography and Natural Resources, Lines of Travel and Communication, Inhabitants and their Customs - A Confidential never-published report for the U.S. Army with sixteen maps and one hundred sixty-four illustrations

By: Lieutenant C. Cordier, Army Attache (Lima, Peru)

Price: $7,800.00

Publisher: N.P., U.S. Army: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1819

Condition: Very Good


600 leaves, typed on recto only, bound in original half leather with gilt titling. Six large fold-out maps of the period. Plates composed of postal views with a few photographs laid down. Marbled endpapers, hinges reinforced. 'Confidential' stamped in violet, as well as 'Office Chief of Staff, 2nd section' and 'Withdrawn from Library'. American contractors had just completed the Oruro/Viacha railway in 1908, with 125 miles laid to mineral rich regions, to and from La Paz. This study seems to have never been published beyond the present edition.; Folio 20.5 x 41 cm; pages; All sh... View more info