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Les dues Barcelonetes


This book recalls the historic maritime connection between Puerto Rico and Catalonia.Full of enthusiasm for the seafaring life, Feliu Bonocio Llenza left his home in Catalonia in search of a new life in the Hispanic Caribbean. Establishing himself in Puerto Rico, he founded the town of Barceloneta which made ​​an enormous contribution to the commercial history of the island. By recounting his adventures, we learn the Catalan dimension of the history of Puerto Rico as reflected in the surnames of many islanders and many place names.  In Catalan. For readers of all ages. Available in paperback or e-book format.


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