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Wonders of Colombia: San Felipe

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Duration: 60 minutos

Grades: 4-5, 6-8, 9-11

Subjects: Geography, History, Engineering, Language

On air

Program Description

Cartagena de Indias, the port where gold and silver from Peru were loaded to be sent to Spain. threatened by the English fleet of 184 ships. Amazingly, San Felipe de Barajas, colonial Latin America’s most sophisticated fort, defeated the powerful English armada, changing the course of regional and global history.


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