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Prim, Juan , (1814–70)
Juan Prim y Prats, Count of Reus, Marquis of Castillejos
Arrival of Man on the Continent of America , Siberia/America, 40.000 BC
The natives of America, back to their earliest...
The Taino Culture Before Spanish Arrival, part 1 , Caribbean, 1490s
Taino culture was dominant throughout the...
Island Caribs Attack Tainos , Lesser Antilles , 
Island Caribs` is the name archaeologists have...
Arawak/Taino Housing and Dress , Caribbean, 1490s
The Arawak/Taino used two primary architectural...
Arawak/Taino Religion and Myths , Caribbean, 1490s
The Arawak/Taino were polytheists and their gods...
Caribs and Arawaks Women , Caribbean , 1493
Initially, it used to be a village affair that...
Spanish First Contact , Cuba/Caribbean, 1492-1511
Europe`s interaction with the Caribbean began in...
Columbus Journal: Sailing Day and Night , Atlantic Ocean, 9th-30th December, 1492
Sunday, 9 September. Sailed this day nineteen...
Tobacco Plantations in Cuba , Cuba, Second Half of the sixteenth century
The farm specializing in tobacco growing...
The Age of George III, Part 1 , England/British Empire, 1760s
George III became king on 25 October 1760, on the...
The Age of George III, Part 2 , England/British Empire, 1760s
In the 1740s, Frederick the Great said `All...
A Slave Trader , Africa , 1700s
Africa`s west coast was known as the `white man`s...
The foundation of Santeria in Cuba , Cuba, between the 1700`s to 1870
Santeria, sometimes referred to as La Regla...
The 18th century Art , Cuba, 1800
Although colonial times have the historical...
Planter`s Perspective , Caribbean, 1790
Plantation owners in the Caribbean looked to...
USS Merrimac`s Suicide Mission , Santiago de Cuba, 3 June , 1898
The Merrimac was a collier which was purchased by...
Spanish Foreign Minister Controvesial Letter , Cuba/US/Spain, December 1897
Below is the controversial De Lome letter. The...
Buffalo Soldiers at San Juan Hill, part 2 , San Juan Hill, 1898
The other key objective, San Juan Heights, was...
Maceo Vs. Weyler: Spain Offers Autonomy , Pinar del Rio, 1896
During the last days of October, when the rainy...
Consequences of the Defeat on Spain , Spain, 1898
The end of the war had serious consequences on...
The Spain Wars in Cuba, Part 2 , Spain/Cuba, 1868-1898
In 1895 Spain looked to General Arsenio Martinez...
Cuba Nationalization Laws , Cuba, May 1959
Cuban nationalizations responded to legal...
The Missile Crisis : Prepairing Cuba Blockade , Cuba/United States/Soviet Union, 1st-20th October 1962
October 1, 1962, Secretary McNamara directs...
Namibian War of Independence , Namibia, Africa, 1966-1988
In 1966 a United Nations resolution terminated...
USA invades Grenada , Grenada, October/December 1983
The invasion of Grenada in late 1983 can be seen...
The 70s Art , Cuba, 1975
The decade of the 70s was a time when sketches...
A Good Supply System by Che Guevara , Sierra Maestra, Cuba, 1958
A good supply system is of basic importance to...
Women in the Guerrilla by Che Guevara , Sierra Maestra, Cuba, 1958
The part that the woman can play in the...
Training and Indoctrination of a Cuban Revolutionary , Sierra Maestra, Cuba, 1958
The fundamental training of the soldier of...
The Survivors (Los Sobrevivientes) , Cuba, 1979
Dedicated to Luis Buñuel, and recalling the...
Palacio del Segundo Cabo , , 
The Palacio del Segundo Cabo stands on the...
Plaza de Armas: In the Heart of Havana , , 
Havana, Cuba`s most important city and a major...
Hotel Nacional , , 
In the warm Cuban twilight, the silhouette of a...
Hotel Nacional: A Classic of Cuban Tourism , , 
The Hotel Nacional de Cuba, with 70 years of...
Puerto Padre , Las Tunas, 
Considered by many the most emblematic of the...
Chorro de Maita , Banes, 1490
Cuban archaeology has its capital in Banes, where...
Bayamo Greater Parish Church , Bayamo, January 1869
Rather than surrendering Bayamo to the Spanish...
Churchill, Cuban Cigars and Scotland Yard , United Kingdom/Cuba, 1941
It is 1941. Churchill’s penchant for cigars...
Churchill`s Cuban Cigars and the M.I.5 testings , United Kingdom/Cuba, 1941
First contact with the security services had been...
Cuban Cigar gifts and the German risk , United Kingdom/Cuba, 1941
On 7 November 1941, John Martin,...
Romeo Y Julieta Cigar History , , 1873
Founded in 1873, the Romeo Y Julieta brand once...
Hershey Chocolate in Cuba: 1925-1946 , Cuba, 1925-1946
To provide for his workers at Central Hershey,...
Hotel Dos Amigos , , 
Hotel Dos Amigos (siglo xx: 1953 - )Ubicado en...
Hotel El Louvre , , 
Hotel Louvre (siglo xix-xx: 1879 - )El Louvre y...
Hotel Flor de América , , 1881-1884
Hotel Flor de América (siglo xix:...
Hotel Marques de Prado Ameno , , 
This beautiful large house located in one of the...
Gran Hotel de Camagüey , , 
The Gran Hotel of Camagüey is located in the...
Hotel Iberostar Mojito , , 
Boasting a prime seafront location overlooking a...
Hotel Sierra Maestra , , 
The Hotel Sierra Maestra, located in the city of...
Hotel El Yarey , , 
The Villa El Yarey Hotel, located in the rural...
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