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San Rafael

A Central American City Through the Ages
Hernàndez, Xavier (Book - 1992 )
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Describes the development of a fictional city in Central America from 1000 B.C. to the late twentieth century.
Authors: Hernàndez, Xavier, 1954-
Title: San Rafael
a Central American city through the ages
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1992
Edition: 1st American ed
Characteristics: 61 p. :,ill. ;,31 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Xavier Hernandez ; illustrated by Jordi Ballonga and Josep Escofet ; translated by Kathleen Leverich
Notes: Includes index
"Originally published in Italy in 1992 by Editorial Jaca Book SpA"--Page facing t.p
Contents: Jaguar's roar: 1000 B.C.
Temples in the jungle: 3rd Century B.C.
Pyramids to the sky: 4th Century A.D.
Empire on the river: 7th Century
Splendor of a Mayan city: Late 9th century
Jungle swallows stone: 14th Century
Strangers in the jungle: Mid-17th century
Birth of a colonial city: Early 18th century
Churches, monasteries, palaces: Mid-18th century
Echoes of the Enlightenment: Early 19th century
Crises and dynamism: Mid-19th century
New colonialism: International fruit companies: Early 20th century
Impressive growth: Mid-20th century
Unchecked expansion: Uncertain future: Late 20th century
Summary: Describes the development of a fictional city in Central America from 1000 B.C. to the late twentieth century.
Additional Contributors: Escofet, Josep
Ballonga, Jordi
ISBN: 0395606454
Branch Call Number: j 307.709 H557s
Subject Headings: Cities and towns Central America History Juvenile literature
Topical Term: Cities and towns
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Describes the development of a fictional city, including the importance of Mayan pyramids and temples, in Central America from 1000 B.C. to the late twentieth century.


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