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The history of Nicaragua

by Clifford L. Staten

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Published by Greenwood in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementClifford L. Staten
SeriesThe Greenwood histories of the modern nations
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF1526 .S78 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 175 p. :
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24383141M
ISBN 100313360375, 0313360383
ISBN 109780313360374, 9780313360381
LC Control Number2010000950
OCLC/WorldCa501180456

COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. English Book xii, p. ; 24 cm. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, ; ISBN: (cloth: alk. paper). As President Carter’s ambassador to Nicaragua from –, Mauricio Solaún witnessed a critical moment in Central American history. In U.S. Intervention and Regime Change in Nicaragua.

Natural history -- Nicaragua. See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Broader terms: Natural history; Natural history -- Central America; Nicaragua; Filed under: Natural hi. The flag of Nicaragua was adopted in August When Nicaragua got its independence of Spain in it joined the then existing federation of the United Provinces of Central America. Seventeen years later, however, the federation began to dissolve and Nicaragua was left as an independent state.

The dictator, Daniel Ortega, has executed a terrifying crackdown on the country. Advertisement Felix Maradiaga borrows an old line: “Nicaragua produces more history than we can consume.”. Español: Nicaragua - República de Nicaragua. La República de Nicaragua es un país en América Central que limita al noroeste con Honduras, al sur con Costa Rica, al oeste con el Océano Pacífico y al este con el Mar Caribe.. English: Nicaragua - Republic of Nicaragua. The Republic of Nicaragua is a democratic republic in Central America. It is the largest nation in the isthmus, but also Location: Central America.


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History. Nicaragua, which derives its name from the chief of the area's leading Indian tribe at the time of the Spanish Conquest, was first settled by the Spanish in The country won independence in For the next century, Nicaragua's politics were dominated by the competition for power between the Liberals, who were centered in the.

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