Juan Manuel de Rosas

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  • Characteristics Of Rosas And Peron

    Historical caudillos, Rosas and Peron Juan Manuel de Rosas is well known as a historical dictator in Argentina. He dominated Argentina from 1829 to 1852. Some people evaluated him as a caudillo to his enemies, but for his supporters, he was a hero who saved Argentina from disorganization. Although Rosas was a saver to some Argentina, he definitely was a caudillo. He had all caudillo characteristics. He was authoritarian and charismatic, and he was also a large landowner, and implemented populism. People could identify his characteristics in his policies. First of all, Rosas showed his authoritarian personality and territory expansion by scrambling for the land mercilessly. In 1833, he expelled Indians from southern frontier by violence and…

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  • Hispanic Architecture In America

    Most of the early revivals started in areas where the Spanish settled first, then started to migrate from there. Earlier revivals were free to adapt to American cultures, but in the early 20th century, these modifications and alterations were more true to the historical style. These differences were mostly caused by regional expansion, and caused different “styles” to be blended into American Architecture. The Ponce de Leon Hotel in St. Augustine, Florida was completed in 1888 and was one of…

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  • Nisquay Earthquake Research Paper

    On the morning of February 28, 2001 the Pacific Northwest was hit by a 45 second, 6.8 magnitude intraslab earthquake called the Nisqually or “The Ash Wednesday” earthquake. The Nisqually earthquake occurred when the Juan de Fuca plate subducted under the North American plate, this quickly released the built up strain. This was caused by mineral changes as the plate moved farther into the mantle. The Nisqually earthquake hit the southern end of Puget Sound causing damage to the ports of Seattle…

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  • Essay On The Rise Of New Spain

    were invaded and then colonized by Christopher Columbus and Juan Ponce de Leon. After Spain conquered parts of the Americas, it increased their knowledge of new land, also called ‘New World’. Using that knowledge, the Spanish took advantage of the high status that was given to them due to the substantial amount of newly-discovered land. The Spanish changed the New World in many ways, which caused Spain to become one of the most powerful countries throughout the sixteenth century. Columbus was…

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  • Cuban Culture

    Walking down its streets, a tourist will find markets selling prized books aged over 100 years old. Famous poets have been numerous like Canarian Silvestre de Balboa at the Villa of Puerto Principe who wrote the famous "Mirror of Patience" in 1608. In the first half of the 18th century, Captain Don Santiago de Pita, El Principe Jardinero y Fingido Cloridano, was already being played in theatre. The first newspaper published on the island which was called Materialisation of Papel Periodico de La…

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  • Slaughterhouse Echeverria Analysis

    He never directly refers to Rosas but instead calls him the “Restorer”. During his rule as the dictator of Argentina, Rosas established a totalitarian regime with the idea that the government would dictate every aspect of public and private life. In the narrative, the government has shut down the slaughterhouse due to Catholic tradition which the Federalist followed very strictly. After fifteen days without a slaughter and hunger began to set in for the people, the slaughterhouse was reopened.…

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  • Monroe Doctrine

    In all, revolutions serve an important and tangible purpose in millions of people’s lives around the globe regarding the political and social development of the states in which they reside. This is also comparatively true in context of Latin America, where states in this region of the world have struggled to effectively shore up and contain the collective buy-in of the federal government as the highest and most legitimate authority that exists within the geographical parameters of the state. The…

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