The World Almanac and Encyclopedia, 1898 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The World Almanac and Encyclopedia, 1898 The area of Cuba is square miles, just a few hundred more than the State of Ohio. The island is long and narrow, and follows a curved line through its centre; is 720 miles long and its aver age br'eadth is 80 miles. The highest part of the island is the range extending in the southeast from the Punto de Maysi to Cape Cruz. There are mountains immediately above the harbor of Trinidad de Cuba in the south. The hi hest of which is feet above the sea level. The climate is hot 0 coast and temperate on t e higher levels. Ten per cent of the area is, or was, cultivated, There are large tracts of the island still unexplored. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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- 27 Feb 2018
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