• Spain's American Colonies and the Encomienda System

     · The Spanish crown was in a tough spot: the "royal fifth," or 20% tax on conquests and mining in the New World, was fueling the expansion of the Spanish Empire. On the other hand, the crown had made it quite clear that the Indigenous people were not enslaved but Spanish subjects with certain rights, which were being flagrant, systematically, and horrifically .

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  • Best Of Jamaica Archives

    Category Best Of Jamaica. Best Of Jamaica The 2021 Best Jamaican Social Media Personality – Julie Mango. Best Of Jamaica The 2021 Jamaican Person of the Year – Elaine ThompsonHerah. ... Exploring Jamaican Food: Star Apple. The 6 Chicken Dishes Every Jamaican Should Cook. Jamaican Language Articles.

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  • Spain grans incentives to mining firms

     · Spain grans incentives to mining firms; Exploration Production . Spain grans incentives to mining firms Published on: 11 November 2015 . Government has granted aid worth more than million ...

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  • Jamaica Births Baptisms |

    Civil Registration. Civil registration in Jamaica – the official registering of births, marriages and deaths by the state – started in 1878, and was enforced from 1880, covering the entire population. A central office, called the Registrar General's Department ("RGD"), was established in .

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  • Jammin' in Jamaica | Mines Magazine

    Mines students and alumni play the steel drums with a little help from their friends in Jamaica. Read the feature story about the Mines music program and the trip to Jamaica by clicking here.

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  • Gold mining exploration company

    Edgewater Exploration is a Canadian based mineral exploration and mine development company focused on two advanced stage gold projects with defined resources. Edgewater's Gold assets include the 100% owned Corcoesto Gold Project in Galicia NW, Spain and 51% of the Enchi Gold Project in Ghana West Africa. The Corcoesto Gold Project has a NI 43 ...

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  • Emerita Awarded Public Tender for Key Zinc Project in the ...

    Emerita Awarded Public Tender for Key Zinc Project in the Riocin Mining Camp, Cantabria, Northern Spain . Toronto, Ontario, 26October, 2017 – Emerita Resources Corp. (the "Company" or "Emerita") (TSXV: EMO) along with its Spanish joint venture partner Aldesa, has been awarded exploration

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  • JAMAICAN HISTORY I : Jamaica

    members in the Jamaica community. Jamaican news, entertainment, music, sports, politics, history, culture, food, language, trivia, travel .

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  • Home | International Seabed Authority

    Made up of 167 Member States, and the European Union, the International Seabed Authority is mandated under the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea to organize, regulate and control all mineralrelated activities in the international seabed area for the benefit of mankind as a whole.

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  • – The Global Marketplace for Mining Projects

    The Global Marketplace for Mining Projects. is an online platform connecting buyers and sellers of mining projects worldwide. has over 4,000 users from over 100 countries who are actively looking to acquire, invest in and/or farm into mining projects. Register today for free, unrestricted access to all project ...

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  • 11 Top Things to See and Do in Jamaica

     · Climb the Dunn's River Falls. The Dunn's River Falls is one of Jamaica's national treasures and one of the most popular tourist attractions in the entire Caribbean. The popular waterfall in Ocho Rios extends across more than 183 meters (600 feet). The falls is naturally terraced, like a giant staircase, which makes it perfect for climbing.

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  • Peru

    Discovery and exploration by Europeans. Spanish interest in the west coast of South America grew after Vasco Núñez de Balboa discovered the Pacific Ocean in 1513, but it was not until 1524 that Francisco Pizarro, aided by another soldier, Diego de Almagro, and a priest, Hernando de Luque, undertook explorations that led to the conquest of 1527 they were convinced .

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    MTU systems power the largest yachts, the strongest tugboats and the biggest land vehicles and provide energy for the world's most important missioncritical appliions. Through advanced solutions such as microgrids, we integrate renewable .

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  • MissionZero

    MissionZero is our sustainability programme to reduce emissions in cement and mining to zero by 2030. Cement and mining operations have a significant impact on the environment. Together, we can change that. With MissionZero, we take the lead in bringing these industries into a sustainable future. Combined, cement and minerals production ...

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  • Mining, Metallurgy Exploration

    Start Reading Mining, Metallurgy Exploration . Log into your SME account. Then click here to enter the MME Springer website as an SME member. Read the MME Journal Online . SME members get free electronic access to all the fulltext papers of Mining, Metallurgy Exploration and Minerals Metallurgical Processing, and the option of a discounted rate on .

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  • colonization of the Americas

    Other Spanish settlements arose in Cuba, Puerto Rico, and Jamaica. From island harbors Spanish expeditions sailed to explore the coasts and penetrate the continents. They found gold, silver, and precious stones and enslaved the Indians. Ambitious men became governors of conquered lands. Christian missionaries brought a new religion to the Indians.

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  • Precious metals and mining in the New World: 1500–1800 ...

     · Precious metals and mining in the New World: 1500–1800 Volume 2 Issue 4. ... German mining engineers greatly contributed to the transplantation of European technology to the Americas, and the SpanishAmerican silver mines utilised the new mercury amalgamation method to extract refined silver from the raw ores.

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  • The top 50 biggest mining companies in the world

     · The Top 50* most valuable mining companies pared much of the losses suffered in the third quarter, adding a combined billion in market capitalization over the final three months ...

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  • Culture/Lifestyle

    popular common foods: rice, peas, chicken, saltfish, ackee (fruit), pork; popular drinks: tea, Jamaican rum, ice cold jelly (coconut drink); Jamaicans usually eat red peas with rice but during Christmas time they eat Gungo peas; They also soak fruits in rum during Christmastime to bake traditional Black Jamaican Cake; Jamaican eating habits are very similar to our own .

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  • Slavery in Mexico (New Spain): Where the Slaves Come from ...

    The economy of New Spain was not totally based on slavery (as was that of the United States), but it did benefit greatly from it. The slaves worked mainly in cane plantations, livestock and mining; others were part of domestic servitude. Situation of the indigenous

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  • The Spanish Explore America

    The lure of adventure and the thrill of discovery whetted the Spanish desire to explore. Juan Ponce de Leon was the first Spaniard to touch the shores of the present United States. As Columbus had not remotely realized the extent of his momentous discovery, de Leon never dreamed that his "island" of Florida was a peninsular extension of the vast North American .

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  • Spanish Exploration in Southeastern Colorado, 1590–1790 ...

    Spanish Exploration in Southeastern Colorado, 1590–1790. The Spanish effort to conquer and control the lands that would eventually become southeastern Colorado tended to be slow and methodical. The lands claimed by New Spain extended from Panama to the Arctic, although the capital was loed in Mexico City. Gradually, rumors of riches in the ...

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