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The Mountains Plantations: Archaeological Landscape of the First Coffee Plantations in the South-East of Cuba. ©NHK 2000
The Mountains Plantations: Archaeological Landscape of the First Coffee Plantations in the South-East of Cuba

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Language(s): English

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Agriculture
Coffee
Sierra Maestra
America and the Caribbean

The remains of the 19th-century coffee plantations in the foothills of the Sierra Maestra are unique evidence of a pioneer form of agriculture in a difficult terrain. They throw considerable light on the economic, social, and technological history of the Caribbean and Latin American region.

Place/country: Cuba,
Series: NHK World Heritage 100
Type: Documentary
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Credits: NHK (publisher), UNESCO WHC (producer). UNESCO TV (producer).
Published in: 2000

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