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Hayward, Jennifer

Journal of a Residence in Chile during the Year 1822, and a Voyage from Chile to Brazil

Edited by Jennifer Poole Hayward.

In 1821, Maria Dundas Graham sailed for South America on H.M.S. Doris, a ship sent to protect British mercantile interests in that volatile region. After her husband, the ship’s captain Thomas Graham, died en route, the newly widowed Maria Graham landed in Valparaíso, Chile. Resisting all efforts... More