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The article integrates the process of urban evolution of Honda linked to the phenomenon of pre-Hispanic population, conquest, and colonization in Latin America from a cartographic reconstruction of the urban form and landscape

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The city of Honda became one of the most important economic and military strongholds of the Kingdom of New Granada. The adaptation of architecture and infrastructure to the natural environment represents a milestone in historical urban studies


It is linked to the construction of knowledge on the historic urban landscape, the impact on the river ecosystem, loss of artisanal fishing, the appropriation of tangible and intangible cultural heritage and the cultural route of the Rio Grande de la Magdalena, which is of world interest

Universidad Complutense de Madrid

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This page is a summary of: Deepening in the Magdalena river influence with historical growth of Honda (Colombia). An atypical case of urban morphology study in Latin America, Cogent Social Sciences, March 2019, Taylor & Francis,
DOI: 10.1080/23311886.2019.1595295.
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