Editors. "Spain gains island of Tenerife at battle of La Laguna". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=13934, accessed 31 July 2015.]
The Battle of La Laguna (also known as the Battle of Aguere) was fought between the forces of Spanish conquistador De Lugo and the native Guanches in Tenerife. The victory of the conquering army secured the island for Spain, although guerrilla warfare continued until Sept. 1496.
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