What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
Common terms and phrases
according administration America army arrived authority became began better Bolivar Britain British brought called Captain-General carried Casas cause century close colonies colored command commerce continued course court Cuba Cuban decree effect efforts England entered established fact favor five fleet force foreign four France French give given Governor granted hand Havana hundred important improvements increase independence inhabitants interests island king known labor land later laws lived master means measures ment military natural needed negroes never once opened peace period persons political population port possessions received remained reported result royal rule says seemed sent ships slaves soon South Spain Spanish spirit Tacon taken thousand tion took town trade troops United vessels women