Viceroyalty of new spain map. Bireinato de nweba espaa was an integral territorial entity of the spanish empire established by habsburg spain during the spanish colonization of the americas. The twelve intendancies and the governmental divisions of new california old california new mexico and tlaxcala. Time line of mexican history mp3 lectures videos and mexican history quiz and glossary. Virreinato de nueva espana spanish pronunciation.
The viceroyalty of peru spanish. Colombia is the 26th largest country by land area and the 4th largest in south america after brazil argentina and peru. Map description historical map of mexico the viceroyalty of new spain 1786 1821. The map as history.
Country of the week ecuador. Neanderthalensis and even earlier members of the human lineage possibly h. The viceroyalty of new spain spanish. It was the crown jewel in spains holdings in the new worldafter the spanish conquered the aztecs in 1521 mexico grew to include most of present day central america and the.
Other articles where history of spain is discussed. For almost 300 years after 1521 mexico was a colony of spain and known as la nueva espana or new spain. The history of mexico from ancient times to the modern day. Colombia is the 27th most populous.
Virreinato del peru was a spanish imperial provincial administrative district created in 1542 that originally contained modern day peru and most of spanish ruled south america governed from the capital of lima. A large number of bones have been recovered from caves at atapuerca burgos. The viceroyalty of new spain was the name of the viceroy ruled territories of the spanish empire in north america and its peripheries in asia from 1535 to 1821. Human fossils in spain belong to modern humans homo sapiens the neanderthals h.
With its 15654411 people ecuador is the 67th largest country in the world by population.