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The history of Puerto Rico / Lisa Pierce Flores.

Author/Creator:
Pierce Flores, Lisa.
Publication:
Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood Press, c2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xxv, 155 p., [7] p. of plates : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Series:
Greenwood histories of the modern nations.
The Greenwood histories of the modern nations
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Subjects:
Puerto Rico -- History.
Puerto Ricans -- United States -- History.
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).
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780313354182 (hard copy : acid-free paper)
0313354189 (hard copy : acid-free paper)
9780313354199 (ebook)
0313354197 (ebook)
OCLC:
433551693