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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Jamaica

The island of Jamaica was colonized by the Taino tribes prior to the arrival of Columbus in 1494. The Spanish enslaved the Tainos, who were so ravaged by ...

jis.gov.jm/information/jamaican-history

The history of Jamaica is a rich and vibrant one, which inspires us to move forward as a nation. Our history speaks to experiences of hardships and prosperity; ...

www.infoplease.com/country/jamaica

Learn about the history, geography and culture of Jamaica and find statistical and demographic information.,Information on Jamaica — geography, history, ...

www.britannica.com/place/Jamaica

Jamaica: Island country of the West Indies. It is the third largest island in the Caribbean Sea, after Cuba and Hispaniola. Jamaica is about 146 miles (235 km)  ...

www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/History/Jamaica-history.htm

Little is known about the island's early history, except that there are many traces of Arawak habitation, and that Arawaks, agriculturists who made good-quality ...

jamaicans.com/history-of-jamaica

Here are key moments in the History of Jamaica. The first inhabitants were the Arawks who were indians from South America. Explorer Christopher Columbus ...

www.discoverjamaica.com/gleaner/discover/geography/history1.htm

The recorded history of Jamaica may be roughly divided into six periods: The first period may be said to date from Columbus' arrival in the island in 1494 to the ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=History+of+Jamaica&v=2l_eVdplODI
Jan 20, 2015 ... The European didnt teach the Maroons in Jamaica how to speak ... American history always said we sold our black brothers into slavery ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/jamaica-history-and-heritage-17561607

Nov 6, 2007 ... Jamaica's first inhabitants, the Tainos (also called the Arawaks), were a peaceful people believed to be from South America. It was the Tainos ...