the former name (until 1839) of Sucre 1

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Examples from the Web for chuquisaca

Historical Examples of chuquisaca

  • The expedition of Chuquisaca met with no effective opposition.

    Ponce de Leon

    William Pilling

  • On this the Spaniards, seeing that their star was again in the ascendant, resumed possession of Chuquisaca and Potosi.

    South America

    W. H. Koebel

  • You see what has happened at Chuquisaca, the Audencia quarrelled with the President, and appealed to the people.

    Ponce de Leon

    William Pilling