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The history of Puerto Rico

Author: Lisa Pierce Flores
Publisher: Santa Barbara Calif. : Greenwood Press, ©2010.
Series: The Greenwood histories of the modern nations
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book offers a concise yet comprehensive history of Puerto Rico, from the reign of Taino Indians through its centuries as a Spanish colony to its present-day standing as a thriving economic force  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Pierce Flores
ISBN: 9780313354182 0313354189 9780313354199 0313354197
OCLC Number: 997380672
Description: xxv, 155 p., [7] p. of plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm.
Contents: Puerto Rico and its people --
Borinquen: origins and encounter (4000 BCE-1500 CE) --
Spanish colony: from San Juan Bautista to Puerto Rico (1493-1800) --
Spanish province: autonomy thwarted (1800-1898) --
U.S. territory: military occupation and civil government (1898-1948) --
Commonwealth: the freely associated state of Puerto Rico (1948-1968) --
State of transition: after Operation Bootstrap (1968-1998) --
Puerto Rico today (1999-2009).
Series Title: The Greenwood histories of the modern nations
Responsibility: Lisa Pierce Flores.

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"This book is highly recommended for collection wanting to update their national history collection for this part of the world. It provides current information and statistics about Puerto Rico. A Read more...

 
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