• Colonial Period
    Part I: Textbook Chapter I: New World Beginnings Identify: Christopher Columbus: Christopher Columbus was the founder of the “Americas” and brought new land to Europe’s attention. He was an explorer, colonizer and navigator. He inspired the exploration of other lands throughout the Atlant
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  • Period of Enlightenment
    Chapter 4 : The Period of Enlightenment (1872-1898) Historical Background After 300 years of passivity under Spanish rule, the Filipino spirit reawakened when the 3 priests Gomez, Burgos and Zamora were guillotined without sufficient evidence of guilt. This occurred on the 17th of February. This
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  • Mark Twain and the Onset of the Imperialist Period
    "Mark Twain and the Onset of the Imperialist Period" The article "Mark Twain and the Onset of the Imperialist Period" published by R. Titta in The Internationalist is one of many such articles by Mark Twain to portray what was happening in the world during the time of imperialism when he, Mark Tw
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  • Spanish Colonization
    Spanish Colonization Early Spanish expeditions Ferdinand Magellan arrived in the Philippines in 1521. The Philippine islands first came to the attention of Europeans with the Spanish expedition around the world led by Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan in 1521. Magellan landed on the
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  • Causes and Consequences of the Spanish Civil War
    Word count (excluding titles and references): 1397 The Spanish Civil War. Explain some of the causes and consequences The Spanish civil war was a major conflict between the Republicans and Nationalists, which was fierce and bloody as over 500,000 people were killed. It began in July of 1936, a
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  • Spanish Nationalism
    Spanish nationalism - is the nationalism asserts that Spaniards are a nation and promotes the cultural unity of Spaniards. It has been typically been closely tied to the conceptions of a Castilian-based culture. The Castilian language became the Spanish language. Other expressions of Spanish nation
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  • To What Extent Was War a Catalyst for the Development of Civil Rights in the United States in the Period 1877 to 1981?
    TO WHAT EXTENT WAS WAR A CATALYST FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF CIVIL RIGHTS IN THE UNITED STATES IN THE PERIOD 1877 TO 1981? At the beginning of the 1870s Blacks had caught a glimpse at the end of the tunnel for the development of Civil Rights. With the Emancipation Proclamation in 1862 followed by the 1
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  • Spanish Colonization
    Although they were not the first Europeans in the Philippines, the first well documented arrival of western Europeans in the archipelago was the Spanish expedition led by Portuguese Ferdinand Magellan, which first sighted the mountains of Samar at dawn on 16 March 1521 (Spanish calendar), making lan
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  • What Were the Causes and Concequences of the Spanish Civil War?
    What were the causes and consequences of the Spanish civil war? The Spanish Civil War had been majorly caused by a series of long-term events and short-term events which had contributed to its outbreak in July 17th, 1936. The consequences of the Spanish Civil War may be divided in terms of its ef
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  • Causation of the Spanish American War
    The Meaning of theMaine: Causation and the Historiography of the Spanish-American War At 9:40 p.m. on February 15, 1898,the U.S. battleship Maine exploded in Havana harbor.The explosion occurred in the forwardpart of the vessel, near the port side, and almostdirectlyunder the enlistedmen's qua
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  • Spanish History: from Napoleon's Invasion to Civil War
    European History Spain’s History: from Napoleon’s Invasion to the Beginnings of the Civil War Index Introduction 3 Chronology of the Events 4 Contemporary History of Spain 6 Spanish Independence War 6 1st Return of Hous
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  • Historical Turning Points Through the Period of the Progressive Era and the Great Depression
    Historical Turning Points Through the Period of the Progressive Era and the Great Depression Turning Points of the Progressive Era and the Great Depression. There were many turning points during the Progressive Era and the Great Depression. The two major turning points that stood out to me w
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  • The American period Of Colonization
    The American period Of Colonization Flora;Aguinaldo’s Forces continued its attempts to capture Manila from the Spaniards. Throughout this time, American Leaders Forged an agreement with the Spaniards that the Americans latter will surrender to the Americans . The two conspired that a mock ba
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  • Various Developments of the Philippines Under Spanish Colonization
    VARIOUS DEVELOPMENTS OF THE PHILIPPINES UNDER SPAIN After arriving on the first quarter of the year 1521 and seizing the Philippine Islands for more than three centuries, the Spaniards departed leaving not just recollection of slavery, but also the rich maturation of the country. Divergent expans
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  • The American Period
    THE AMERICAN PERIOD A. Philippine War of Independence (1899–1902) The conflict arose from the struggle of the First Philippine Republic to gain independence following annexation by the United States. The war was part of a series of conflicts in the Philippine struggle for independence, preced
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  • Spanish Colonialism on the History of Puerto Rican People
    Spanish Colonialism on the History of Puerto Rican People
Spanish Colonialism on the History of Puerto Rican People 

"Puerto Rico". The name immediately brings to mind images of a beautiful lush tropical island of enchantment. The name "Puerto Rico" usually does not conjure the image of...
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  • The Period of Enlightenment
    Chapter 4 The Period of Enlightenment (1872-1898) Historical Background After 300 years of passivity under Spanish rule, the Filipino spirit reawakened when the 3 priests Gomez, Burgos and Zamora were guillotined without sufficient evidence of guilt. This occurred on the 17th of...
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  • Spanish American
    Return to Naval Historical Center home page. Return to Bibliography Series Page DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY -- NAVAL HISTORICAL CENTER 805 KIDDER BREESE SE -- WASHINGTON NAVY YARD WASHINGTON DC 20374-5060 The Spanish-American War Historical Overview and Select Bibliography...
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  • American period on philippines
    AMERICAN PERIOD Philippines TheSpanish-Americanwar which startedin Cuba, changed the history of thePhilippines. On May 1, 1898, theAmericans led by U.S.Navy AdmiralGeorge Dewey, in participation of EmilioAguinaldo, attacked the Spanish Navy inManila Bay. Faced with defeat,...
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  • Spanish Music
       Prehistorical Music      Spanish music begins singing and knocking or percuting different objects. Adding pieces of skins to vessels, whistling on pipes or rubbing strings offer interesting effects. Painting on walls in caves prove it, specially in Mediterranean area.      Roman Hi
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