How to Use This Site
Now that Version Ten of this site is available, you have more
choices in how you explore Cuban history. The site's numerous entry points
allow you to easily branch out into other areas of interest, at your own pace
and based on your individual curiosity.
Are you curious about Martí and Maceo? Do you
want to know about Cuba's wars for separation from Spain? What about Cuba's
experience with Democracy during the first half of the 20th Century? Or do you
want to jump right into the hectic and volatile 19t ended with the
triumph of Castro and the beginning of the Cuban Revolution?
Do you want to know about Martí and
Maceo and the struggle for Cuban identity?
Different ways to explore the site:
- Scroll the Timetables - This is the oldest and most basic way to explore
the site. You can start in the 1490s and scroll your way forward. When you come
across a link to an article or gallery that you wish to view, follow that link.
From there you can choose to return to the timetables or follow a new course of
- Use the E-pages to explore specific topics:
Independence, Race in
Bay of Pigs and the
These pages are designed to give you a brief overview of the topic, event or
personality, along with links to additional and/or related information
available on the site. E-pages are available from the Home Page, or from the
various portals, where they're less visible, and usually include the word
"introduction" in their description.
- Use the Contents Page to
examine a chronological list of all the articles, notes, timelines and
galleries available on the site.
- Use the Site Index to find
specific items by name and/or topics.
- Use the Site-Wide Nav System at the bottom of each page to reach
the major portal pages (Home Page |
Site Index |
Timetables) and/or to
choose a new course of exploration.
- Use the logo at the top of each page to return to the
Front Door |
Site Index |
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