Essays Tagged: "Santo Domingo"

Geographical Information about Haiti

d for the average Haitian.From the early 1500's, Haiti was originally part of the Spanish colony of Santo Domingo. Eastern Hispaniola remained unsettled until the mid 17th century when French colonist ... ean Pierre Boyer consolidated his power throughout the whole island.Two years later Haiti conquered Santo Domingo, the eastern Spanish speaking portion of Hispaniola. In 1844, Santo Domingo broke away ...

(11 pages) 90 0 4.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Tirso de Molina

os años después embarco con destino a América. Vivió dos años en Santo Domingo y luego regresó a España en 1618. Luego vuelve a Toledo y a Madrid en 16 ...

(2 pages) 46 0 5.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Hernando Cortes's life and Times

e wandered Spain for three years after quitting university and could not find a job so he sailed to Santo Domingo do find his fortune. It was spring 1504 when he left Spain. In Santo Domingo he could ...

(4 pages) 62 0 4.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Altarpiece with Scenes from the Life of the Virgin

uses tempera and gold leaf on a wooden panel. Most of Perez's work has been found in the Chapel of Santo Domingo in the Cathedral of Valencia. The painting, known as a retablo, as it consists of mult ...

(2 pages) 66 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Hernando Cortéz

short his university career in 1501 and decided to try his fortune in the New World. He sailed for Santo Domingo in the spring of 1504. In 1511 he joined the Spanish soldier and administrator Diego V ...

(5 pages) 58 1 4.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Lewis and clark

After the uprising in Santo Domingo, Napoleon wanted to concentrate hisforces on gaining land and power in Europe. Napoleo ... ing land and power in Europe. Napoleon had used both manpower andresources to destroy the revolt in Santo Domingo. He needed to find a money source toback his plan in Europe. Napoleon then offered Lou ...

(2 pages) 28 0 2.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

George Eastman

ny. Soon after, he was a clerk in a local bank.When Eastman was 24, he made plans for a vacation to Santo Domingo. When a co-worker suggested he make a record of the trip, Eastman bought a photographi ... load," as he described it. Learning how to use it to take pictures cost $5.Eastman did not make the Santo Domingo trip. However, he did become completely absorbed in photography and sought to simplify ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Toussaint Louverture

cute;da to either join the rebels of flee, Toussaint had his brother Paul took his wife and boys to Santo Domingo. Toussaint drove Bayon de Libertad and his wife to the coast so that they could escape ...

(2 pages) 23 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History


different ideas they think that it is true that Merengue is from Cuban music called UPA. It came to Santo Domingo in about the middle of the 19th century from Puerto Rico. Although there aren't many p ...

(2 pages) 20 0 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Final Global Business Plan Paper

n Republic has several ports for exports and they include: Boca Chico, Puerto Plata, Rio Haina, and Santo Domingo. Since only half of the country's airports have paved runways, the best option for exp ... y mission and objectivesCompany leaders will convene a senior-level business development mission to Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.The focus of the mission is to help explore business opportunities ...

(23 pages) 1273 1 4.8 May/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges


he Atlantic, is a fertile agricultural region, them Cibao Valley, drained by the North Yaque River. Santo Domingo, the capital, largest city, and largest port, is on the southern coast. The tropical c ... has 8 universities, they also have the oldest university of the americas witch is the University of Santo Domingo.CLIMATE The Dominicana Republic has a semitropical climate, Tempered by the pr ...

(7 pages) 22 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

California Creamery

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies