• S. H. Steinberg
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In 1838 Honduras declared itself an independent sovereign state, free from the Federation of Central America, of which it had formed a part. Men over 21, all married men and all literate men over 18 have the vote. A decree law was passed in Jan. 1955 enfranchising women.

República de Honduras


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Books of Reference

  1. Anuario Estadístieo 1955. Tegucigalpa, 1957Google Scholar
  2. Questión de limites entre Honduras y Guatemala. Ventilada ante el Gobierno Mediador de los Estados Unidos de América. Vol. 3. New York, 1918Google Scholar
  3. Banco Central de Honduras : Monthly Bulletin Google Scholar
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  7. Rubio Melhado, A., Geografía General de la República de Honduras. Tegucigalpa, 1953Google Scholar
  8. Stokes, W. S., Honduras: an area study in government. Madison, Wisc., 1950Google Scholar
  9. Von Hagen, V. W., Jungle in the Clouds. London 1945Google Scholar

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