The Free and Sovereign State of Guerrero: Introductory Note
Philip RaworthEdited By: Philip Raworth
© 2019 Oxford Univeristy Press
The Free and Sovereign State of Guerrero, to give it the official name, lies in southwestern Mexico. It is bordered on the northwest by the State of Michoacán, on the southwest by the Pacific Ocean, on the north by the States of México and Morelos, on the northeast by the State of Puebla and on the east by the State of Oaxaca. It is named after Vincent Guerrero, a prominent leader in the Mexican War of Independence and the second President of Mexico. The State covers an area of 63,596 square kilometers (24,555 square miles) and, as of 2015, had a population of...