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Cartagena

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History.

A seaport and naval base on the Caribbean, Cartagena was known historically as Cartagena de Indias to avoid confusion with Cartagena, Spain. It was founded in 1533 by the Spanish ...

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Cartagena

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History.

A seaport and naval base on the Caribbean, Cartagena was known historically as Cartagena de Indias to avoid confusion with Cartagena, Spain. It was founded in 1533 by the Spanish ...

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Cartagena

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 45 words.

Spanish: habitational name from the eastern seaport of Cartagena (earlier Carthago Nova) in Murcia province.

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Cartagena

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 46 words.

City and port in nw Colombia, on the Bay of Cartagena in the Caribbean Sea; capital of the department of

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Cartagena, Colombia

Peter Pierson.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Maritime History

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Maritime History. 654 words.

A seaport and naval base on the Caribbean, Cartagena was known historically as Cartagena de Indias to avoid confusion with

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Cartagena, Spain

Lawrence V. Mott.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Maritime History

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Maritime History. 663 words.

Cartagena forms one of the great natural harbors of the Mediterranean, with a sheltered inner harbor and a large, deep

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The Cartagena Protocol on biosafety

B Eggers and R Mackenzie.

in Journal of International Economic Law

September 2000; p ublished online September 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 0 words.

Can a precautionary approach to biotechnology be squared with liberal trade in agriculture? This question has been running both through the transatlantic trade conflicts over the regulation...

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Cartagena (Colombia, Spain)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 85 words.

1. Colombia: settled in 1533, the full name is Cartagena de Indias. It is named after the Cartagena

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Cartagena (Colombia, Spain)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 85 words.

1. Colombia: settled in 1533, the full name is Cartagena de Indias. It is named after the Cartagena

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Cartagena (Colombia, Spain)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online September 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 86 words.

1. Colombia: settled in 1533, the full name is Cartagena de Indias. It is named after the Cartagena

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Cartagena de Indias, Colombia

Liliana Obregón.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 2100 words.

Spanish colonizers first encountered the bay of Cartagena, on the Caribbean coast of present-day Colombia, in 1502, although it was

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Cartagena Portalatín, Aída

Marveta Ryan.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 302 words.

In the 1940s Portalatín Cartagena was part of a literary group called La Poesía Sorprendida (Surprised Poetry). This group developed

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Teresa de Cartagena

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

(b. c.1420)

Niece of Alonso de Cartagena, a Franciscan nun who wrote two spiritual treatises: the Arboleda de los enfermos (c.1450), a consolatory work inspired by her deafness,...

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Cartagena de Indias

Edgardo Pérez Morales.

in Latin American Studies

P ublished online October 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Regional and Area Studies; History of the Americas. 4461 words.

Cartagena de Indias, one of the most important port towns in the Spanish Caribbean, became a crucial pivot for European trade in the Americas, a neuralgic point in the Iberian strategy for...

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Cartagena Portalatín, Aída

Marveta Ryan.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 302 words.

In the 1940s Portalatín Cartagena was part of a literary group called La Poesía Sorprendida (Surprised Poetry). This group developed universal themes in a style that made comprehension...

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Cartagena de Indias, Colombia

Liliana Obregón.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 2100 words.

Spanish colonizers first encountered the bay of Cartagena, on the Caribbean coast of present-day Colombia, in 1502, although it was not until 1533 that a permanent settlement was...

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Cartagena

Overview page. Subjects: History — Classical Studies.

A town in Nearer Spain. It lay on a peninsula within one of the best harbours of the Mediterranean. Originally named Mastia, it was refounded as New Carthage in 228 bc as a base for the...

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Cartagena

in Dictionary Plus Social Sciences

P ublished online April 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences. 118 words.

1. A city in south-eastern Spain, in the autonomous community of Murcia. A centre for seagoing trade since the third

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Cartagena

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 124 words.

abstainer, arcana, campaigner, Cana, caner, cantilena, complainer, container, detainer, drainer, entertainer, explainer, Gaenor, gainer, Gaynor, grainer, Jena, Lena,

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Cartagena

Fernando Carrasco Zaldúa.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Latin American and Caribbean Art; South and Southeast Asian Art. 739 words.

(de Indias)

City in northern Colombia. It is located on the Caribbean coast in northern Colombia, in the department of Bolívar, with a population in the late 20th century of cnull...

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Cartagena

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 124 words.

abstainer, arcana, campaigner, Cana, caner, cantilena, complainer, container, detainer, drainer, entertainer, explainer, Gaenor, gainer, Gaynor, grainer, Jena, Lena,

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