The Heroes of the Pacific War 1879-1883

Elías Aguirre and Alfonso Ugarte - who were they?   Elías Aguirre Elías Aguirre Romero was born in 1843 in Chiclayo, Peru. At the age of eleven he moved to Lima and attended the high school of the brothers Manuel and Isidro Pérez and later of Jacobo López Castilla. In...

Australia – the country and its gold coins

Australia is located entirely in the southern hemisphere, between the Indian and Pacific Oceans, south of maritime Southeast Asia and north of Antarctica. Australia is the sixth largest country (7,617,930 km²) and occupies an entire continent. Population: 25,890,773 (as of spring 2022) Capital: Canberra (population: 467,194 (as of 2022)) Near...