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  Simon Bolivar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
On December 17, 1819, Bolivar proclaimed the establishment of the Republic of Colombia, consisting of New Grenada and Venezuela, with himself president.
Bolivar was not as successful in the role of government leader as he was in the role of a general leading revolutionaries.
Bolivar's accomplishments are remarkable, especially considering that with an army never numbering more than then thousand, he liberated most of an entire continent, an area nearly one-half that of the United States.
www.carpenoctem.tv /military/bolivar.html   (967 words)

  
 Simón Bolívar - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Into this context, Simon Bolívar was born in Caracas, in modern-day Venezuela, into an aristocratic family, educated by different tutors after his parents died.
Bolivar had wanted to implement in Gran Colombia some or all of the elements of the Bolivian constitution he had written (which included a lifetime presidency with the ability to select a successor, though this was theoretically held in check by an intricate system of balances).
This move was considered controversial and was one of the reasons why the deliberations met with strong opposition.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Simon_Bolivar   (1311 words)

  
 BOLIVAR
Bolivar finally caught up with the Spanish army at the bridge of Boyaca and here, on August 7th, 1819, was fought one of the bloodiest battles of the war.
At this time Bolivar was engaged in operations in north-west Venezuela and his army of 7500 faced some 5000 Spanish troops under General Miguel de la Torre who held the southern foot of the valley of Carabobo.
Bolivar’s men were some 2500 strong and slightly more superior in numbers to the Royalists who were strongly posted behind cheveaux-de-frises and field pieces.
www.ifbt.co.uk /bolivar.htm   (3842 words)

  
 Simon Bolivar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Simon Bolivar was greatly influenced by the older man's grasp of culture and history, and of the philosophy of the "rights of man".
Bolivar became a member of Lodge Lautro in Cadiz in 1803, together with two other great South American patriots, José de San Martin, later the liberator of Argentina, and Bernardo O'Higgins, later the national hero of Chile.
Bolivar dreamed of a great federation of the South American continent, that would be the counterpart of the United States.
www.nalis.gov.tt /Biography/Simon_Bolivar.htm   (1718 words)

  
 History of Simon Bolivar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bolivar was born in July 24, 1783, at Caracas, Venezuela.
As he returned to Venezuela, Bolivar joined the group of patriots that seized Caracas in 1810 and proclaimed independence from Spain.
Bolivar crushed the Spanish army at Carabobo in Venezuela on June 24, 1821.
www.bolivarmo.com /history.htm   (325 words)

  
 Bolivar Cigars
Named after the infamous General, the Bolivar cigar is often compared to the character of the great General himself - strong, powerful and robust in every way.
The Bolivar cigar is not for the beginner; it's distinctively strong flavor and robust nature draw mostly seasoned Havana aficionados.
Oddly, at one time the Rocha Bolivar was famous for offering the world's smallest Cuban cigar, the Delgado, measuring only 1 7/8ths inches by 20 ring gauge.
www.habanosdeluxe.com /pages/bolivar/bolivar.htm   (131 words)

  
 History of Bolivar Peninsula and Life of Simon Bolivar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bolivar Peninsula was founded in 1820 and is named for Simon Bolivar, patriot, statesman and liberator of five South American Republics.
Bolivar's life was dedicated to the independence of the then Spanish colonies, and the dream of Latin American unity.
Simon Bolivar was the first President of Bolivia, which became independent of Spain in 1824, and gave his name to the country.
www.crystalbeach.com /history.htm   (457 words)

  
 Bolivar General Hospital
Bolivar General Hospital, an affiliate of West Tennessee Healthcare, is committed to ensuring the health of our community by providing superior healthcare services.
Bolivar General Hospital is a member of the American Hospital Association, Tennessee Hospital Association, and West Tennessee Hospital Council.
At Bolivar General Hospital, we are always ready to intervene with modern, caring medical treatment to lessen the trauma of an emergency.
www.wth.net /body.cfm?id=117   (796 words)

  
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Constructed in three stages from 1966-69, Bolivar is the largest wastewater treatment plant in Adelaide with a drainage area stretching from Gawler to Mitcham.
The wastewater reaches the Bolivar treatment plant via two gravity sewers, one from the North and one from the South.
This is scraped off, collected and pumped back to anaerobic digesters at the Bolivar WWTP to produce methane gas (used to generate some of the site power) and a sludge which can be dried and used for soil improvement programs.
www.uwi.com.au /main_adl_wastewater_bolivar.php   (1886 words)

  
 Bolivar - susning.nu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bolivar har bland annat tecknats av Carl Barks.
Carl Barks gav Bolivar 1951 det engelska namnet Bornworthy.
Bolivar bor hos sin husse Kalle Anka på Paradisäppelvägen 111 i Ankeborg, och har också en hundkoja i trädgården.
www.susning.nu /Bolivar   (142 words)

  
 Biography of Simon Bolivar
The successor of Rodríguez like teacher of Bolivar, Andres Bello (later a great poet), hardly was a little older than his pupil, but he never had on him the influence that reached the first teacher and his lessons lasted just a year.
Bolivar was 15 years old when, with a lot of money and many letters of recommendation, he abandoned for first time his country, in order to become a man of world, further of the seas.
With passion Bolivar welcomed this happiness the first that he could reach, and yearned to part immediately to live with that girl, a romantic idyl in the earth of his senior.
www.unet.edu.ve /~lsb/ebiograf.htm   (1167 words)

  
 Simon Bolivar 1783-1830   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Simon Bolivar was born in Caracas in 1783; he was the son of a very wealthy and known family of Caracas.
Simon Bolivar was the first President of Venezuela.
Bolivar was also an excellent writer and speaker.
www.solinger.com /venezuela/SimonBolivar   (276 words)

  
 O R Tambo - 1983
For it is not possible that Simon Bolivar could have stood aside while the uprooted Palestinian nation bled to death in the ghettos of Beirut.
Writing from Jamaica, Simon Bolivar said he had reason to hope that the civilised nations would hasten to his aid in order that he might achieve that which must prove to be advantageous to both hemispheres.
Simon Bolivar once observed that nineteenth century Latin America had "rejected the atrocities (committed by the Spanish invaders three centuries before) as mythical, because they appear to be beyond the human capacity for evil." (The Jamaica Letter).
www.anc.org.za /ancdocs/history/mandela/awards/or83-7.html   (2679 words)

  
 Bolivar Tasting Notes
Bolivar Petit Coronas have always been a particular favorite of mine, and this one would be no exception.
I was pleased to receive the three Bolivar Lonsdales to test, as I had written taste test notes for a similar size for the same brand, the Bolivar Inmensas.
This is not like the rest of its brothers in the Bolivar line in that it has a pronounced woody flavour and not the trademark earthiness that the rest of the line had.
www.cgarsltd.co.uk /document.aspx?id=bolivart.htm   (7092 words)

  
 Bolivar County Search Engine
Bolivar County was formed in 1836 from the Choctaw Cession.
Bolivar was named for General Simon Bolivar, a South American patriot.
The land had to first be laboriously cleared of the evergreen, cane and bamboo, but once cleared, the settlers found rivers, bayous, and lakes filled with edible fish, such as perch, jack, trout, bass, and big river catfish weighing as much as 200 pounds.
www.rootsweb.com /~msboliva   (282 words)

  
 Bolivar, Pomme de Terre Lake - Missouri Real Estate - Hoover and Associates Real Estate   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bolivar Missouri is a city of about 8,000 people located on Highway 13 between Kansas City and Springfield, Missouri.
Bolivar also has an excellent and plentiful work force with the type of people that it takes to make manufact uring and buisiness successful.
We of the Bolivar area are proud of our good schools, churches, health care facilities, university, and our strong business and farming community.
www.hoover-realestate.com   (317 words)

  
 Bolivar Flats   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bolivar Flats is an expansive coastal wetland system which, 60 years ago, stretched nearly unbroken along the mid- and Upper Texas Gulf Coast.
The area is especially important to shorebirds, which use the shallow flats, and a number of rare and endangered species of birds which inhabit the Bolivar Flats at some point during the year, such as Least Terns which annually nest during spring.
The purpose of this agreement is to protect and restore Bolivar Flats Shorebird Sanctuary in Port Bolivar, Texas.
www.fws.gov /texascoastalprogram/bolivar_flats.htm   (331 words)

  
 Bolivar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bolivar, called El Libertador, was the greatest military figure of the independence struggle of Latin America against Spain.
In 1819 Bolivar led the congress that organized the republic of Gran Colombia, which at first included Colombia and Venezuela.
Bolivar resigned as president of Colombia in the same year.
www.hyperhistory.com /online_n2/people_n2/persons6_n2/bolivar.html   (154 words)

  
 WHSRN-USA/Bolivar Flats
Bolivar Flats is actively accreting due to the "North Jetty", constructed circa 1898 to stabilize navigation channel into the Houston-Galveston port.
Bolivar Flats Shorebird Sanctuary is owned by the State of Texas.
Under the jurisdictional authority of the Texas General Land Office, Bolivar Flats has been leased to the Houston Audubon Society for protection as a shorebird sanctuary.
www.crystalbeach.com /boliva~1.htm   (614 words)

  
 Climbing Pico Bolivar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Given that I couldn't leave for Pico Bolivar, the owner of Arassari planned for me an acclimatization hike to "Alto de la Cruz" (The high of the Cross) on March 18th.
At the compact summit, a bigger than life-size bust of Simon Bolivar, El Libertador (the liberator) gazes down to the land he freed.
We basically climb the peak through a chute named, "La Cloaca" (the sewer) as it used to be the place where the waste waters from the station were dumped.
www-db.stanford.edu /~crespo/Pictures/bolivar   (2371 words)

  
 Bolivar Flats Shorebird Sanctuary
At first glance, you might not see the special qualities of Bolivar Flats, a unique area combining salt marsh, mud flats and beach, each habitat quite different from the other.
The Bolivar Flats Shorebird Sanctuary consists of salt marsh, beach and uplands that were created as these sediments accumulated.
Bolivar Flats has been recognized by the Western Hemisphere Shorebird Reserve Network as an important resting and feeding location for migrating shorebirds from throughout the Western Hemisphere.
www.houstonaudubon.org /index.cfm/MenuItemID/224/MenuSubID/21.htm   (414 words)

  
 Handbook of Texas Online: BOLIVAR PENINSULA
Bolivar Peninsula, named for Simón Bolívar (1783-1830), the South American hero, is a narrow strip of eroding land or "barrier island" stretching twenty-seven miles along the Texas Gulf Coast in a northeasterly direction to form eastern Galveston County (the center of the peninsula is at 29°26' N, 94°41' W).
The Bolivar portion of the waterway belongs to the Galveston District and is maintained by the United States Army Corps of Engineers.
Bolivar Peninsula is accessible by land from the Texas mainland only through southern Chambers County.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/BB/rrb6.html   (1090 words)

  
 Bolivar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The town named after Simon Bolivar, the South American liberator, was established October 18, 1825 and incorporated in 1847.
Not to be defeated, Bolivar was well on her way to reconstruction by 1865.
Hardeman County's first bank was organized in 1886 as the Bank of Bolivar and in 1889 Western State Hospital was completed.
www.hardemancotn.org /bolivar.html   (350 words)

  
 Bolivar Lighthouse on west end of Bolivar Peninsula. Guided ships in the Houston Ship Channel
Bolivar Lighthouse on west end of Bolivar Peninsula.
The Bolivar lighthouse is of brick sheathed in cast iron plates riveted together.
The burner of the lamp was fed by kerosene, contained in storage tanks on the lower level, and the kerosene was forced through nozzles into a mantle where it became gas, burning with great intensity.
www.crystalbeach.com /light.htm   (680 words)

  
 Ex Astris Scientia - Bolivar Class
Unlike it was the case with the Asia, Starfleet's explicit wish was to develop a completely new starship instead of upgrading the Detroit class from which only the basic spaceframe of the saucer was taken.
With the new warp propulsion system being the same as on the Asia refit, the direction the Bolivar design would take was clear, and the prototype was completed only six years after the start of the project.
Even more than the Detroit, the Bolivar class was designed as a multi-purpose vessel for exploration, diplomatic missions and tactical assignments.
www.ex-astris-scientia.org /my_ships/bolivar.htm   (300 words)

  
 Bolivar, Missouri Online - Show-Me Missouri   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bolivar is a fast growing community that has maintained that small town flavor.
Bolivar is blessed with a full service hospital, a great school system, solid community support, and a willingness to look into the future to ensure the best for our community and our children.
The city of Bolivar actually takes its name from a town in Tennessee that was named after South American General Simon Bolivar.
www.showmemissouri.com /Towns/Bolivar_Missouri.htm   (203 words)

  
 Simon Bolivar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Simon Bolivar was born on July 24, 1783 in Caracas, Venezuela.
In 1819 Bolivar defeated the Spaniards in Boyaca, which is located across the Andes Mountains in present day Columbia.
After this, the republic of Columbia, Venezuela and New Granada (now Columbia), was formed, and Bolivar became President.
www.auburn.edu /~jfdrake/teachers/gould/bolivar.html   (223 words)

  
 Bolivar Yacht Basin
The Bolivar Yacht Basin Bait Camp is located in the center of the yacht basin.
Bolivar Yacht Basin is centrally located along the south shore of East Galveston Bay and the Intracoastal waterway.
Bolivar Yacht Basin is located on the Galveston Bay side of the Bolivar Peninsula between Port Bolivar and Crystal Beach, approximately 6 miles from the Bolivar ferry landing and 2 miles from the Gulf of Mexico.
www.bolivaryachtbasin.com   (602 words)

  
 Bolivar Missouri - Ozarks Real Estate - Hutcheson-Coker Real Estate, Bolivar Missouri   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Located in Polk County Missouri, Bolivar is situated 26 miles north of Springfield, Missouri., 150 mile south of Kansas City, Missouri and 210 mile southwest of St. Louis, Missouri.
Bolivar is situated in what is referred to as the Tri-lakes area.
Bolivar, has a new, hard-surface, 3500 -foot runway just 3 miles east of town.
www.hutcheson-coker.com   (349 words)

  
 Ciudad Bolívar Tua...
Città Bolivar è una delle città del paese che racchiude più storia nelle sue vie, piazze e musei.
In Città Bolivar è dove si impresse per la prima volta un giornale in Venezuela, Il Corriere dell'Orinoco" nel 1818.
E` anche esposta una riproduzione in scala del monte Bolivar, da quale si estrae il minerale di ferro ed anche attrezzi e macchine antiche utilizzate per l'estrazione dei minerali.
www.venezuelatuya.com /guayana/ciudadbolivarita.htm   (581 words)

  
 Simon Bolivar - liberator of South America - General Simón Bolivar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Although I wrote this biography of Simon Bolivar in the same way that I would write a novel, to move fast and be easy to read, the facts about the man and his era are authentic.
Bolivar was a visionary far ahead of his time and should be recognized as one of the great men of history.
Simon Bolivar's character, convictions, and lifelong struggle to liberate his native Venezuela from Spanish rule are related in straightforward prose.
www.1earth.com.au /militaria/b/bolivar.html   (742 words)

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