Monagas sentence example
- The author of his expulsion, General Jose Tadeo Monagas, had in 1847 been nominated, like so many of his predecessors, to the presidency by Paez, but he was able to win the support of the army and assert his independence of his patron.
- Paez raised the standard of revolt, but Monagas was completely victorious.
- For ten years, amidst continual civil war, Monagas was supreme.
- A revolt headed by Monagas broke out in 1868, and Falcon had to fly the country.