Cannons at Cartagena

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Louise Wolff
published on 19 October 2021

A number of cannons at the 16-17th-century fortress of Cartagena, Colombia. Cartagena was one of the principal treasure ports of the Spanish Main and its mighty fortress was sufficient to deter the buccaneers.

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Wolff, L. (2021, October 19). Cannons at Cartagena. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14735/cannons-at-cartagena/

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Wolff, Louise. "Cannons at Cartagena." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 19, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14735/cannons-at-cartagena/.

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Wolff, Louise. "Cannons at Cartagena." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 19 Oct 2021. Web. 05 Feb 2023.

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