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Central America

geology, resources and hazards
  • 1311 Pages
  • 1.68 MB
  • English

Taylor & Francis , London, New York
Geology -- Central America., Natural resources -- Central America., Hazardous geographic environments -- Central Ame
Statementedited by Jochen Bundschuh, Guillermo E. Alvarado.
ContributionsBundschuh, Jochen., Alvarado Induni, Guillermo E., 1960-
LC ClassificationsQE210 .C46 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (lix, 1311 p.) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18628924M
ISBN 100415416477, 0415416485, 0415401690, 0203947045
ISBN 139780415416474, 9780415416481, 9780415401692, 9780203947043
LC Control Number2006028790

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Central America is a narrrow, southernmost region (c, sq mi/, sq km) of the continent of North America, linked to South America at Colombia. It separates the Caribbean from the Pacific. Historically, geographers considered it to extend from the natural boundary of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, S Mexico, to that of the Isthmus of Panama.

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InCosta Rica became one of several Central American provinces that jointly declared their independence from Spain. Two years later it joined the United Provinces of Central America, but this federation disintegrated inat which time Costa Rica proclaimed its sovereignty and independence.

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