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land and people of Cuba.

Victoria Ortiz

land and people of Cuba.

by Victoria Ortiz

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cuba
    • Subjects:
    • Cuba -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Cuba -- History.

    • About the Edition

      The history of Cuba from its discovery in the fifteenth century by early explorers to the present day.

      Edition Notes

      SeriesPortraits of the nations series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1758.5 .O77
      The Physical Object
      Pagination157 p.
      Number of Pages157
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5291648M
      ISBN 100397313829
      LC Control Number72011878

        Bienvenido a Cuba! Welcome to Cuba! Upon arrival, soak in the decaying beauty of Havana and the surreal feeling that you have entered a bygone era. This is a very historic time to visit Cuba, as the gates finally creak open to a country so long forbidden, an opportunity has arisen to support the Cuban people and explore their incredible ://   People launch a makeshift boat into the Straits of Florida towards the U.S., on the last day of the Cuban raft exodus in Havana, in this Septem photo. Reuters/Rolando Pujol

        The United States began the Spanish-American War in April , and by the middle of July had defeated Spain. Cuban nationalists believed they had achieved independence, but the United States had other ideas. Not until did the United States grant Cuban independence, and then only after Cuba had agreed to the Platt Amendment, which roped Cuba into America's sphere of economic The Yoruba people are an ethnic group of over 40 million people in total, inhabiting the southwestern and north-central region of Nigeria, as well as southern and central back to as far as the transatlantic slave trade, which existed between the 15th to the 19th century, the Yoruba people were said to have migrated to other countries as well, including Cuba, Dominican Republic /nigeria/articles/an-introduction-to-nigerias-yoruba-people.

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