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climate of Porto Rico, West Indies

Fassig, Oliver Lanard

climate of Porto Rico, West Indies

by Fassig, Oliver Lanard

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Published in [San Juan? .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Puerto Rico
    • Subjects:
    • Puerto Rico -- Climate

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      Statementby Oliver L. Fassig (U.S. Weather Bureau)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQC987.P6 F3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination20 p.
      Number of Pages20
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6535443M
      LC Control Number11025348
      OCLC/WorldCa11909154

      OCLC Number: Notes: On cover: The aborigines of Porto Rico. "Originally published in [as] one of two papers accompanying the twenty-fifth Annual report of the U.S. Bureau of Ethnology to the secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, ". Coordinates. Saint Lucia (UK: / s ə n t l u ˈ s iː ə,-ˈ l uː. ʃ ə / (), US: / s eɪ n t ˈ l uː ʃ ə / (); French: Sainte-Lucie) is a sovereign island country in the West Indies in the eastern Caribbean Sea on the boundary with the Atlantic Ocean. The island was previously called Iyonola, the name given to the island by the native Amerindians and later, Hewanorra, the name given by.

      On Ma , the U.S. took formal possession of the Danish West d the Virgin Islands, this chain consists of St. Thomas, St. Croix, St. John and about fifty other small islands, most of which are about sixty-five kilometers east of Puerto Rico at the end of the Greater Antilles, the U.S. purchased the islands from Denmark for $25 million . The Spanish troops in Puerto Plata are said to be nearly 4, strong. The insurgents are under command of Gen. RAMON MELLOR. Several hundred Chinese had arrived from Havana to act as laborers to.

      West Indies Accounts: Essays on the History of the British Caribbean and the Atlantic Economy By Roderick A. McDonald University of the West Indies Press, Read preview Overview Pan African Colloquium: University of the West Indies, Barbados, January , By The Journal of Pan African Studies (Online), Vol. 8, No. 2, July MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 2. -- The flour manufacturers of Minneapolis see direct benefits for themselves in the improved trade relations likely to result with Cuba, Puerto Rico, and the .


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Climate of Porto Rico, West Indies by Fassig, Oliver Lanard Download PDF EPUB FB2

Cuba and Porto Rico: With the Other Islands, of the West Indies, Their Topography, Climate, Flora, Products, Industries, Cities, People, Political Conditions, Etc Cited by: 1.

Cuba and Porto Rico) Topics West Indies, British-- Description and travel Puerto Rico-- Description and travel Cuba-- Description and travel Genres Books Photographs Illustrations Notes Content: ch.

The geographic relations of the West Indies -- ch. The West Indian waters -- ch. Classification of the West Indian West Indies book -- ch. Title. Cuba and Porto Rico, with the other islands of the West Indies; their topography, climate, flora, products, industries, cities, people, political conditions, etc.

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An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker. Cuba and Porto Rico, with the other islands of the West Indies; climate of Porto Rico topography, climate, flora, products, Pages: The West Indies have a tropical maritime maximum temperatures over most of the region range from the mids F (upper 20s C) from December to April to the upper 80s F (low 30s C) from May to November.

Nighttime temperatures are about 10 °F (6 °C) cooler. Most islands experience a wet and a dry season; annual rainfall totals range from 30 to 80 inches.

Internet Archive BookReader Cuba and Porto Rico: with the other islands of the West Indies: their topography, climate, flora, products, industries, cities, people. Puerto Rico, officially Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Spanish Estado Libre Asociado de Puerto Rico, self-governing island commonwealth of the West Indies, associated with the United easternmost island of the Greater Antilles chain, it lies approximately 50 miles (80 km) east of the Dominican Republic, 40 miles (65 km) west of the Virgin Islands.

Puerto Rico Climatological Data The publication shown below contains climatological and other geophysical data for Puerto Rico. The description shows the dates of coverage of the publication, the parameters you can find in the data, and a list of the volumes that the Library holds with links to the years for which images are available.

Cuba and Porto Rico, with the other islands of the West Indies; their topography, climate, flora, products, industries, cities, people, political conditions, etc., by Robert T. Hill. For the possibility of additional viewing options such as full book download, go to HathiTrust.

Contents. View entire text. Page NA. Page NA. Page NA. Page NA. Islands, Jamaica, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Climate change is a serious and substantial threat to the economies of Caribbean nations, the. Discover the best Caribbean Travel Guides in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers.

Publisher Summary. This chapter gives an account of the geology, geography, vegetation, climate, and herpetology of Jamaica. Jamaica is mentioned to be the second smallest of the major Greater Antillean islands, a little more t km 2 in area, with a maximum elevation of m.

The island is approximately km long and 80 km wide at its broadest point, its. Leeward Islands, French Îles Sous-le-Vent, Spanish Islas de Sotavento, an arc of West Indian islands that constitute the most westerly and northerly of the Lesser Antilles, at the northeastern end of the Caribbean Sea, between latitudes 16° and 19° N and longitudes 61° and 65° history of British, French, Spanish, and Dutch colonialism in the region has left its stamp on.

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Cuba and Porto Rico: with the other islands of the West Indies Hill, Robert Thomas, View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized. This book is the best book and perhaps the only book that gives special emphasis to seashells found in Puerto Rico.

Scientific as well as popular listing of the shells is included. The textual description of the shells is quite adequate. Also, a general location of where the shells can be found is frequently s: 6. Dobson provides a list of abbreviations used for sources throughout the book on pages v–vi. Historical Background.

Dobson writes that “the first vessel known to have sailed from Scotland to the West Indies was the Janet of Leith,” which left Leith in Once Scotland and England were unified inwith an accompanying lifting of.

Virgin Islands, group of about small islands, West Indies, E of Puerto Rico. The islands are divided politically between the United States and Great Britain. Although constituting the westernmost part of the Lesser Antilles, the Virgin Islands form a geological unit with Puerto Rico.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hamm, Margherita Arlina, Porto Rico and the West Indies. London, New York, F.T. Neely [].The Puerto Rico Trench, located on the fringe of the Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea just to the north of the island of Puerto Rico, is the deepest point in all of the Atlantic Ocean.

The region sits in the line of several major shipping routes with the Panama Canal connecting the western Caribbean Sea with the Pacific Ocean. Climate.bean archipelagos (Bahamas, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands) sug-gested similarity in dominant species composition across that portion of the West Indies in spite of the differences in geological history (Franklin, Ripplinger, Marcano-Vega, Freid, & Steadman, ), leav-ing open the question of whether SDTF shows distinct subregional.