Spain takes control of Cuba

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Historical Context Note

Though it was discovered by Columbus on 27th October 1492, it was only in 1511 that the Spanish began to settle permanently on the island.

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Editors. "Spain takes control of Cuba". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=9900, accessed 30 August 2014.]