Slide ID

CV-81-033

_pkUnique ID

CV81033

Slide Date

1981

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Island

São Vicente

Province or Jurisdiction

Mindelo

Date

1981

Description

The view from Monte Verde shows the barren landscape of São Vicente. The island, which has few natural resources, is sparsely populated outside of Mindelo, one of the largest Cape Verde cities and the cultural capital of the country. Over ninety-two percent of São Vicente's population lives in Mindelo, the rest of the islands residents live in small villages and farms.

Keywords

landscape; mountains; villages; farms; barren;

Notes

Irwin, Aisling and Wilson, Colum. Cape Verde Islands: The Bradt Travel Guide. (Guilford, 2001). pp. 198-200

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mindelo Retrieved 13 July 2012

Copyright

Rhode Island College

Box

1

Folder

4

Image Dimensions

5254x3524

Software

VueScan

Color Space

RGB

File Size

2.8 MB

Document Type

Image

Keywords

landscape; mountains; villages; farms; barren;

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