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Dominican Republic Celebrates 170 Years Of Independence

Dominican Republic Independence Day

Today, the Dominican Republic commemorates 170 years of independence and the beginning of the republic's history.

If you'd like to know a little more about the history of the Dominican Republic, check out Dominican History: From the Aborigines to the War of April (Spanish PDF).

The book is authored by Augusto Sención Villalona with illustrations by José Mercader, and is based on the text of the book by Roberto Cassá "social and economic history of the Dominican Republic."

View it with Google Docs.