Bustamante, Carlos María de

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Bustamante, Carlos María de

 

Born Nov. 4, 1774, in Oaxaca; died Sept. 21, 1848, in Mexico City. Mexican historian and political figure. He participated in the War of Independence in Mexico (1810-21). In 1822 he became a deputy to the National Congress. He opposed the aggression of the USA against Mexico in the second quarter of the 19th century. He wrote many works on Mexican history, the most famous being A Historic Description of the Revolution in Mexican America. Bustamante is one of the founders of the liberal branch in Mexican historiography.

WORKS

Cuadro histórico de la revolución de América Mexicana, vols. 1-6. Mexico City, 1823-32.
Continuación del cuadro histórico de la revolución mexicano, vols. 1-4. Mexico City, 1953-63.

M. S. AL’PEROVICH

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12) BUSTAMANTE, Carlos Maria de, Cuadro historico de la revolucion mexicana, comenzada en 15 de septiembre de 1810 por el ciudadano Miguel Hidalgo y Co stilla, cura del pueblo de los Dolores, en el obispado de Michoacan, [edicion facsimilar de la de 1844, introduccion de Roberto MORENO DE LOS ARCOS], t.
Bustamante, Carlos Maria de, Carlos Maria de Bustamante, presentacion de Andres Hernestrosa, Mexico, Senado de la Republica Mexicana, liii Legislatura, 1986, 112 p, Serie Los Legisladores.
Bustamante, Carlos Maria de, Apuntes para la historia del gobierno del general Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna (edicion facsimilar), Mexico, Instituto Cultural Helenico-FCE, 1986.