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Nicaragua

República de Nicaragua
  • John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

Active colonization of the Pacific coast was undertaken by Spaniards from Panama, beginning in 1523. After links with other Central American territories, and Mexico, Nicaragua became completely independent in 1838, but subject to a prolonged feud between the ‘Liberals’ of León and the ‘Conservatives’ of Granada. Mosquitia remained an autonomous kingdom on the Atlantic coast, under British protection until 1860.

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  1. Dirección General Estadística y Censos, Boletín de Estadística (irregular intervals); and Censos de Población y Vivienda … 1963. 1964Google Scholar
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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1977

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  • John Paxton

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