Category: Costa Rica
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North America 1840
Mexico was more stable than Central America,...
North America 1855
In 1854 the Kansas-Nebraska Act created the...
North America 1857
For many US citizens, the Mexican-American War...
North America 1907
Great White Fleet
In 1902-03, Britain, Germany and Italy had...
South America 1918
South America in the Great War
When World War I broke out in Europe, the...
South America 1942
Brazil enters World War II
On 7 December 1941, Japan bombed Pearl Harbor,...
North America 1944
America in World War II
Following the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor,...
South America 1948
Following the end of World War II, suspicion...
North America 1949
North Atlantic Treaty
World War II left the United States and the...
South America 1962
Cold War reaches Latin America
Less than a month after the signing of the Rio...
North America 1966
Operation Power Pack
Castro’s success in Cuba helped inspire...
South America 1970
Exporting the Revolution
The success of the Cuban Revolution inspired...