History - Cuba

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Government of the Republic of Cuba
The official web site of the Government of the Republic of Cuba provides information, direct from Cuba about the government, foreign affairs and the country's economic and social development. There is also access to other important information, such as nation symbols, a historical website, details of the provinces and municipalities and links to other official web sites. You will find the historical information under the heading of "Other Information".
The BBC provides a wide range of distinctive programmes and services for everyone, free of commercial interests and political bias. A chronology of key events in the history of Cuba from 1492 to present day.
Timeline: Cuba
Created by the Center for International Business Education and Research at Michigan State University (MSU-CIBER), globalEDGE™ is a knowledge web-portal that connects international business professionals worldwide to a wealth of information, insights, and learning resources on global business activities.
History of Cuba
U.S. Library of Congress, Hispanic Division
The United States Library of Congress represents America's largest repository of knowledge. It presents information from a continuing series of books prepared by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/Area Handbook Program sponsored by the Department of the Army. An overview essay about Cuba during the Spanish-American War of 1898. From the Library of Congress, Hispanic Division.
Cuba in 1898Chronology of Cuba in the Spanish-American War
U.S. State Department
The U.S. State Department maintains a number of resource-rich sites. The State Department web site is a permanent electronic archive of information released prior to January 20, 2001.
Chronology of Cuban Affairs, 1958-1998
The Time Table of the History of Cuda
Personal Website of J.A. Sierra is a Cuban-born citizen of the United States, but critical of U.S. towards the country, has created an informative site that provides an alternative view of the island nation.
Cuban HistoryHome Page