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India Muerta

Index: La otra muerte, El Aleph, OC,Obras completas. Buenos Aires: Emecé, 1974. 573.

site of battle in Uruguay in 1845 in which Rosas's forces under Urquiza defeated Fructuoso Rivera

Fishburn and Hughes: "More than one battle took place in this locality in Uruguay. The one referred to in ’The Other Death’ is the battle of 1845 when Urquiza, leading the Federalist forces of Rosas, defeated the Unitarians who supported the Uruguayan followers of Fructuoso Rivera." (97)