Introduction to Latin American History_McLarnon_Date_020910

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Introduction & Pre-Classical Mesoamerican Societies - Latin America - The entire Spanish/Portuguese speaking cultures of the western hemisphere - Chains of mountains run down the western side making communication and travel between cultures difficult - Language - Spanish, Portuguese (Brazil) - Religion - Roman Catholicism - Mexico - Rio Grande River - No navigable river systems - Very high land - Central America - El Salvador - Honduras - Nicaragua - Guatemala - Costa Rica - (Panama) - San Juan River - Lake Nicaragua - South America - Columbia - Venezuela - Ecuador - Peru - Bolivia - Chile - Argentina - Uruguay - Paraguay - Brazil - Guyana - Surinam - French Guiana - All particularly fertile lands - Caribbean - Cuba - Puerto Rico - Dominican Republic - 3 Major River systems - Amazon River - Orinoco River - La Plata River (runs from north to south) - Andes
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- Llanos - Pampas - Atacama Desert - Mesoamerica - Archaic Period - 7,000 B.C. to 2,500 B.C. - Pre-Classical
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This note was uploaded on 08/30/2010 for the course HIST 135 taught by Professor Austin,s during the Spring '08 term at University of Delaware.

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