Tag Archives: Portugal

The Anglo Swedish War

Russia has been a major factor in the foreign relations of nations for centuries. This has been especially true in regards to Scandinavia. To the Russian factor, we find Britain’s relations with the European mainland, especially its dealings with France. The crazy quilt of … Continue reading

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Día de Artigas

Most of the World’s people know very little about Uruguay, where to find it on a map, how to spell or pronounce the name, let alone the history of that nation.  Uruguay is in the southeastern part of South America.  … Continue reading

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Inauguração de Brasília

It is the first city in the world designed to be entered via jet aircraft.  In fact, the architects of Brasilia, Brazil drafted the shape of the city center to look like a jet airplane.  The overtly planned city was … Continue reading

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