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This book describes and analyzes economic and political developments in Colombia during the final century of Spanish rule. Its purpose is threefold: first, to provide a general portrait of Colombian society during the late colonial period, showing the character of economic, social, and political life in the territory's principal regions; second, to assess the impact on the region of European imperialist expansion during the eighteenth century; and third, to provide a context for understanding the causes of independence. The book offers the only available survey of Colombian history and historiography for this period.
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Anthony Darelle "Booger" McFarland (born December 18, 1977) is a former American football player. He was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 15th overall in the 1999 NFL Draft.
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