Region XXVIII :
Central America
Last revised on February 7th 2002



Prehistory

Precolombian Civilizations
Pre-Inca Civilizations
Precolombian Civilizations
The Inca

Discovery and Early Settlement, 1492-1546/56
New Granada
1525-1550
Venezuela
1520-1556
Peru
1532-1550
Brazil
1500-1549

Spanish/Portuguese Administration, 1550-18th century
New Granada
1550-1717
Venezuela
1556-1819
Peru Spanish,
1550-1717
Brazil
1549-1630
Chile
1535-1826
La Plata
1536-1776
St. Helena
1500-1815
Falkland Islands
1500-1815
Paraguay
1536-1811

Brazil Dutch
1624-1661

South America, 18th Century
New Granada
1718-1819
Guyana Dutch
1616-1803
French Guiana
1624-1804
Peru
1717-1826
La Plata
1776-1816
Uruguay
1624-1814
Brazil
1661-1807

Grand Colombia 1819-1830 Uruguay 1814-1830

South America, 1830-1870
Colombia Venezuela Guyana
1803-1870
Suriname
1804-1870
Fr. Guiana
1804-1870
Ecuador Peru
Bolivia Chile Argentina St. Helena
1815-1870
Falklands
1815-1870
Paraguay
1811-1870
Uruguay Brazil
1822-1889

South America, 1870-1918
Colombia Venezuela Guyana Suriname French Guiana Ecuador Peru Acre
Bolivia Chile Argentina St. Helena Falklands Paraguay Uruguay Brazil
1889-1918

South America, 1918-1945
Colombia Venezuela Guyana Suriname French Guiana Ecuador Peru
Bolivia Chile Argentina St. Helena Falklands Paraguay Uruguay Brazil

South America, 1945-1970
Colombia Guyana Suriname 1945-1975 French Guiana Ecuador Peru
Bolivia Chile 1945-1973 Argentina St. Helena Falklands Paraguay Uruguay Brazil


EXTERNAL
FILES
Library of Congress, Country Studies : Brazil, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela
Articles from Infoplease : Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile , Ecuador, Colombia, Paraguay, Uruguay , Peru , Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname, French Guyana
Links from Looksmart on the History of Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guyana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela
Links from Lanic at utexas on Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil. Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela, mostly referring to Spanish language sources
DOCUMENTS Modern History Sourcebook, chapters Colonial Latin America, 19th Century Latin America, 20th Century Latin America
REFERENCE Latin America : A Concise, Interpretive History, by E. Bradford Burns







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