What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
abundant appear average beautiful become Belize Black River broad called carried Central America climate coast Comayagua commence common considerable constitute contains Costa Rica course covered direction distance district elevated English entire equal established estimated exist extending fall feet five flows follows four gold Gracias ground Guatemala Gulf of Fonseca half hills Honduras hundred importance Indians inhabitants interior island known lake land length less means miles mines months Mosquito mountains mouth natural nearly Nicaragua observed Pacific Panama pass period plain plantains population port portion present principal probably production rain range reached remaining respect rise river road San Juan San Salvador season Shore side silver Spanish stone streams tion town trees United valley variety various vessels volcano whole winds wood
Page 616 - Britannic Majesty shall cause to be demolished all the fortifications which His subjects shall have erected in the Bay of Honduras, and other places of the Territory of Spain in that part of the world...
Page 759 - The present additional article shall have the same force and validity as if it were inserted, word for word, in the Treaty signed this day. it shall be ratified, and the ratifications shall be exchanged at the same time. In witness whereof, the respective Plenipotentiaries have signed the same, and have affixed thereto their seals.
Page 414 - The whole legislative power is vested by the Constitution in a Congress, consisting of a Senate and House of Representatives. The Senate consists of two members from each State, chosen by the State Legislatures for six years.
Page 580 - ... since all the Lands in question being indisputably acknowledged to belong of right to the Crown of Spain, no Settlements of that kind, or the Population which would follow, could be allowed.
Page 626 - ... occupy, or fortify or colonize, or assume, or exercise any dominion over Nicaragua, Costa Rica, the Mosquito coast, or any part of Central America...
Page 198 - ... hour of midnight, makes it wear more the appearance of some theatrical exhibition than what it really is, the pursuit of industry which has fallen to the lot of the Honduras woodcutter. " About the end of May the periodical rains again commence. The torrents of water discharged from the clouds are so great as to render the roads impassable in the course of a few hours, when all tracking ceases ; the cattle are turned into the pasture, and the trucks, gear, and tools, &c., are housed.