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Marcos Xiorro
Marcos Xiorro
Marcos Xiorro
was the slave name of an enslaved African in Spanish Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico
who, in 1821, planned and conspired to lead a slave revolt against the sugarcane plantation owners and the Spanish Colonial government. Although his rebellion was unsuccessful, he achieved legendary status among the island's slave population and has become part of Puerto Rican folklore.Contents1 Early years 2 False rumors of freedom 3 Xiorro's conspiracy3.1 Failure of the conspiracy 3.2 Aftermath4 In the movies 5 Further reading 6 Note 7 See also 8 ReferencesEarly years[edit] It is not known when Xiorro was born or from what people and region in Africa
Africa
he came from. What is known about him is that he was a Bozal slave, who had been recently brought to the Spanish colony of Puerto Rico directly from Africa
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Africa
Africa
Africa
is the world's second largest and second most-populous continent (the first being Asia
Asia
in both categories). At about 30.3 million km2 (11.7 million square miles) including adjacent islands, it covers 6% of Earth's total surface area and 20% of its total land area.[3] With 1.2 billion[1] people as of 2016, it accounts for about 16% of the world's human population. The continent is surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea
Mediterranean Sea
to the north, both the Suez Canal and the Red Sea
Red Sea
along the Sinai Peninsula
Sinai Peninsula
to the northeast, the Indian Ocean
Ocean
to the southeast and the Atlantic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
to the west. The continent includes Madagascar
Madagascar
and various archipelagos
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Cutlass
A cutlass is a short, broad sabre or slashing sword, with a straight or slightly curved blade sharpened on the cutting edge, and a hilt often featuring a solid cupped or basket-shaped guard. It was a common naval weapon during the Age of Sail.Contents1 Etymology 2 History and use2.1 Origin 2.2 History 2.3 Modern history3 See also 4 Sources and references 5 ReferencesEtymology[edit] The word cutlass developed from a 17th-century English variation of coutelas, a 16th-century French word for a machete-like blade (the modern French for "knife", in general, is "couteau"; the word was often spelled "cuttoe" in 17th and 18th century English)
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Liberal Party Of Puerto Rico
Liberal
Liberal
may refer to:Look up Liberal, liberal, liberally, liberalism, or liberality in Wiktionary, the free dictionary.Contents1 Politics 2 Economics 3 Places3.1 United States4 Arts, entertainment, and media 5 Religion 6 Other uses 7 See alsoPolitics[edit]A supporter of liberalism, a political philosophy founded on ideas of liberty and equalityClassical liberalism, a political or social philosophy advocating the freedom of the individual, parliamentary systems of government, nonviolent modification of political, social, or economic institutions to assure unrestricted development in all spheres of human endeavor, a
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Wayback Machine
The Wayback Machine
Wayback Machine
is a digital archive of the World Wide Web
World Wide Web
and other information on the Internet
Internet
created by the Internet
Internet
Archive, a nonprofit organization, based in San Francisco, California, United States.Contents1 History 2 Technical details2.1 Storage capabilities 2.2 Growth 2.3 Website exclusion policy2.3.1 Oakland Archive
Archive
Policy3 Uses3.1 In legal evidence3.1.1 Civil litigation3.1.1.1 Netbula LLC v. Chordiant Software Inc. 3.1.1.2 Telewizja Polska3.1.2 Patent law 3.1.3 Limitations of utility4 Legal status 5 Archived content legal issues5.1 Scientology 5.2 Healthcare Advocates, Inc. 5.3 Suzanne Shell 5.4 Daniel Davydiuk6 Censorship and other threats 7 See also 8 References 9 External linksHistory[edit]This section needs additional citations for verification
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African Immigration To Puerto Rico
African(s) may refer to:Anything from or pertaining to the continent of Africa:People who are native to Africa, descendants of natives of Africa, or individuals who trace their ancestry to indigenous inhabitants of AfricaEthnic groups of Africa African diasporaAfrican cuisine African culture African languages African music African ArtAfrican jazz (other)Contents1 Books and radio 2 Music 3 See alsoBooks and radio[edit]The African (essay), a story by French author J. M. G
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List Of Puerto Ricans Of African Descent
Descent may refer to: As a noun[edit] In genealogy and inheritance:Common descent, concept in evolutionary biology Kinship, one of the major concepts of cultural anthropologyPedigree chart or family tree Ancestry Lineal descendant Heritage Royal descent - lineal descent from a monarchPhylogeneticsTree diagram (other)Inheritance (law and property)In mathematics:Infinite descent, a method going back to Fermat to solve Diophantine equations Descent (mathematics), an idea extending the notion of "gluing" in topology Hadamard's method of descent, a technique for solving partial differential equations Gradient descent, a first-order optimization algorithm going back to Newton Descents in permutations, a classical permutation statistic in combinatoricsOther uses:Descent (aeronautics), the decrease of an aircraft in altitude during flight Descent (font), the distance that a typeface descends below the baseline in typograph
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Special
Special
Special
or specials may refer to:Contents1 Music 2 Film and television 3 Other uses 4 See alsoMusic[edit] Special
Special
(album), a 1992 album by Vesta Williams "Special" (Garbage song), 1998 "Special
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International Standard Book Number
"ISBN" redirects here. For other uses, see ISBN (other).International Standard Book
Book
NumberA 13-digit ISBN, 978-3-16-148410-0, as represented by an EAN-13 bar codeAcronym ISBNIntroduced 1970; 48 years ago (1970)Managing organisation International ISBN AgencyNo. of digits 13 (formerly 10)Check digit Weighted sumExample 978-3-16-148410-0Website www.isbn-international.orgThe International Standard Book
Book
Number (ISBN) is a unique[a][b] numeric commercial book identifier. Publishers purchase ISBNs from an affiliate of the International ISBN Agency.[1] An ISBN is assigned to each edition and variation (except reprintings) of a book. For example, an e-book, a paperback and a hardcover edition of the same book would each have a different ISBN. The ISBN is 13 digits long if assigned on or after 1 January 2007, and 10 digits long if assigned before 2007
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Haiti
Coordinates: 19°00′N 72°25′W / 19.000°N 72.417°W / 19.000; -72.417 Republic
Republic
of HaitiRépublique d'Haïti  (French) Repiblik Ayiti  (Haitian Creole)FlagCoat of armsMotto:  "Liberté, égalité, fraternité" (French)[1] "Libète, Egalite, Fratènite"  (Haitian Creole) "Liberty, Equality, Fraternity" Motto on traditional coat of arms: "L'union fait la force" (French) "Inite se fòs"  (Haitian Creole)[2] "Union makes strength"Anthem: La Dessalinienne  (French) Desalinyèn  (Haitian Creole) "The
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Jean-Pierre Boyer
Jean-Pierre Boyer
Jean-Pierre Boyer
(possibly 15 February 1776 – 9 July 1850) was one of the leaders of the Haitian Revolution, and President of Haiti
President of Haiti
from 1818 to 1843. He reunited the north and south of Haiti
Haiti
in 1820 and also annexed newly independent Spanish Haiti
Spanish Haiti
(Santo Domingo), which brought all of Hispaniola
Hispaniola
under one Haitian government by 1822
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Puerto Rican People
Puerto Ricans
Puerto Ricans
(Spanish: Puertorriqueños; or boricuas) are people from Puerto Rico, the inhabitants and citizens of Puerto Rico, and their descendants
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
San Juan (/ˌsæn ˈhwɑːn/; Spanish pronunciation: [saŋ ˈxwan], Saint John) is the capital and most populous municipality in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, an unincorporated territory of the United States. As of the 2010 census, it had a population of 395,326 making it the 46th-largest city under the jurisdiction of the United States. San Juan was founded by Spanish colonists in 1521, who called it Ciudad de Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico
("Rich Port City")
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Critical Mass
A critical mass is the smallest amount of fissile material needed for a sustained nuclear chain reaction. The critical mass of a fissionable material depends upon its nuclear properties (specifically, the nuclear fission cross-section), its density, its shape, its enrichment, its purity, its temperature, and its surroundings
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Guaynabo
Guaynabo (Spanish pronunciation: [ɡwaiˈnaβo]) is a municipality in the northern part of Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico
(U.S.), located in the northern coast of the island, north of Aguas Buenas; south of Cataño; east of Bayamón; and west of San Juan. Guaynabo is spread over 9 wards and Guaynabo Pueblo (the downtown area and the administrative center of the suburb). Guaynabo is considered, along with its neighbors – San Juan and the municipalities of Bayamón, Carolina, Cataño, Trujillo Alto and Toa Baja – to be part of the San Juan metropolitan area
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Rio Piedras
Río Piedras is a former municipality of Puerto Rico, which was consolidated with the capital municipality of San Juan, Puerto Rico in 1951. It was founded in 1714, and has been the home of the University of Puerto Rico's main campus since 1903, earning the popular name of Ciudad Universitaria (University City).Contents1 History1.1 Incorporation into San Juan2 Symbols2.1 Flag3 Geography and climate 4 Cityscape4.1 Barrios5 Demographics 6 Government 7 Education 8 Transportation 9 Culture 10 See also 11 References 12 External linksHistory[edit]Río Piedras CathedralRío Piedras' origins go back to 1714 when a settlement along the shores of the Piedras river was recognized by Governor Juan de Rivera. Originally known as El Roble, it eventually adopted the name of the river that crossed its territory (Río Piedras in Spanish). During the nineteenth century, most of its territory was used for agricultural and livestock-raising purposes
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