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To Paraguay Social Studies - To Capital Asuncion City Profile

History of Paraguay __ "The history of Paraguay began indirectly in 1516 with the failed expedition of Juan Diaz de Solís to the estuary of the Río de la Plata that divides present-day Argentina and Uruguay. ..."  An encyclopedic article with links to additional resources. - illustrated - from wikipedia -

History of Paraguay __ You will find several resources about the history of Paraguay. The Chaco War, Alfredo Stroessner, the Jesuit missions, and more - From -

History of Paraguay __ "Comprehensive online resources about the history of the country of Paraguay." - From -

History of Paraguay __ A multi-page extended history of Paraguay along with embedded text links to related materials. - From -

The history of the Republic of Paraguay __ You will find click-to-read articles and resources about the history of Paraguay. - From -

Paraguay __ "Links to the history of Paraguay. ... Useful English language sites on the history of Paraguay are limited. These links indicate some of the more valuable. ..." - From - 


Paraguay - History __ "The original inhabitants of present-day Paraguay were Guaraní Amerindians of the Tupi-Guaraní language family. As many as 150,000 Amerindians may have been living in Paraguay at the time of the earliest European contacts."  A general history of Paraguay covering the main points. - From -

Paraguay - History __ An essay providing a general outline of Paraguay's history. - From -

Paraguay History __ "The recorded history of Paraguay starts from the first encounters between European explorers and the Guarani tribes populating the upper reaches of what are now the Parana and Paraguay rivers. These took place in the early 16th century; the first European settlement, established in 1537, later became the Paraguayan capital, Asuncion."  This sentence begins a good general overview of Paraguay history. - From -

Paraguay History __ "Paraguay declared independence in 1811 - which Spain did not oppose - and within a few years it was under the thumb of the xenophobic José Gaspar Rodríguez de Francia, also known as 'El Supremo.'  General look at Paraguay history designed for tourists. - From -

Paraguay History __ An overview of Paraguayan history as only Lonely Planet can do it. - From -

Paraguay: Information and History __ You will find general information about Paraguay and a brief outline of Paraguay history. - From MGA -


Political and Economic History of Paraguay __ "Paraguay has some notably unusual aspects of its political, demographic and economic history that makes it worth special study. In the early days of the Spanish conquest the area that is now Paraguay was the site of some of the earliest colonizations in the region."  A history of Paraguay stressing economic concerns. - From Thayer Watkins -   

Timeline: Paraguay __ Annotated timeline of important dates and events in Paraguay history. - illustrated - From BBC -

The Virtual Jewish History Tour - Paraguay __ "A few isolated Jews came to Paraguay from France, Switzerland, and Italy toward the end of the 19th century and merged with the native population without ever establishing a community. On the eve of World War I, a number of Sephardi Jews emigrated from Palestine."  A general look at the history of Jewish People in Paraguay. - From -


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