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History - Colombia

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World History Archives
A collection of documents for teaching and learning about world history from a working class perspective.
U.S. State Department - Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs
This site is managed by the Office of Electronic Information, Bureau of Public Affairs and is a portal for information from the U.S. State Department.
History of Colombia
Lonely Planet
The Lonely Planet Guide book explores a variety of travel topics including travel tips, central information, transport, history, culture, and travelers reports.
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 Colombia from 1525 to present day.
Timeline: Colombia
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 Colombia
The Biblioteca Virtual de Simón Bolívar
The Biblioteca Virtual de Simón Bolívar is a virtual librarry dedicated to the study of Simón Bolívar. It boasts one of the largest online collections of materials on the topic.
El Libertador (Short Biography of Bolivar)The Political Thought of Bolívar