StreetSmart Puerto Rico

Stephan Van Dam

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Language: English

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Puerto Rico was ceded by Spain to the United States in the treaty that concluded the war. About 15 minutes north of town, you'll find a beautifully restored 19th-century grain mill and coffee plantation at Hacienda Buena Vista. The first commercial TV station was Telemundo (Channel 4), owned by the same parent company as El Mundo. About one-fourth of the commonwealth's budget is appropriated for public housing and welfare.

Pages: 2

Publisher: VanDam; Fol Lam Ma edition (January 1, 2009)

ISBN: 1932527907

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