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Geography and Travel

Selection of documents, books, maps and pictures, testimonies of the great travels and explorations which built bridges across countries and became a means for Science and knowledge progress since the 16th century.

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Around 16.600 sound recordings, featuring the wide variety of Latin American music genres, gathered for the first time in this collection.

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Selection of newspapers and magazines, as direct witnesses for their times which help us to travel through the History of Latin America from different perspectives.

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Tales and legends

Selection of texts inspired by legends, myths and folk tales, in their original versions or transformed to create new stories and visions of Latin American culture.

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