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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (2): 305–308.
Published: 01 April 2020
... Scofield University of Idaho Big Water: The Making of the Borderlands Between Brazil, Argentina, and Paraguay. Edited by Jacob Blanc and Frederico Freitas. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2018. 344 pp., $55.00, hardback, ISBN 978-0-81653714-3. This ambitious collection of essays on the Triple Frontier...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (3): 462–464.
Published: 01 August 2022
...Matthew P. Johnson Mpj16@georgetown.edu Nationalizing Nature: Iguazu Falls and National Parks at the Brazil-Argentina Border . By Frederico Freitas . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2021 . 334 pp., $99.00 , hardcover, ISBN 9781108844833 . Copyright © 2022...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (1-2): 128–163.
Published: 01 May 2022
... observers spread throughout the nation and even past the nation's nineteenth-century borders. The AMS proposed to state officials that in time the weather data could help to better understand Argentina's environmental and climatological diversity and have significant political and economic influence...
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Published: 01 May 2022
Figure 1. Map of modern Argentina divided between provinces and territories. In 1884 the Argentine government passed Law 1532 on the organization of the national territories. Prior to the law, these areas roughly formed Argentina's national borders. Map by author. More
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Published: 01 May 2022
Figure 2. Map showing the differences of time within Argentina and indicating Córdoba as the center of the nation. Gabriel Carrasco, La unidad horaria en la República Argentina. Estudio, mensajes y documentos oficiales que presenta á Honorables Cámaras Legislativas (Buenos Aires: J. Peuser More
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Published: 01 May 2022
Figure 3. Anales de la oficina meteorológica Argentina: Volumen VII (Buenos Aires: Oficina Meteorológica Argentina, 1889), 156. Example of observations and averages Robert Berwyn produced in 1882 for the AMS from Welsh colony in Chubut. Photo courtesy of Linda Hall Library of Science More
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Published: 01 May 2022
Figure 4. Anales de la oficina meteorológica Argentina: Volumen XI (Buenos Aires: Oficina Meteorológica Argentina, 1897), 178. Updated form reflecting some of the changes Davis made during his tenure as director of the AMS. This sheet is for March 1894, for the settlement of Chos Malal More
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (3): 351–379.
Published: 01 July 2018
... , “La introducción de la ciencia moderna en Argentina: El caso Gould,” Criterio 44 (Nov. 1971 ), 726 – 29 ; Jens R. Hentschke , “Argentina’s Escuela Normal de Paraná and Its Disciples: Mergers of Liberalism, Krausism, and Comtean Positivism in Sarmiento’s Temple for Civilizing the Nation...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (2): 282–283.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Donna Guy When Sugar Ruled: Economy and Society in Northwestern Argentina, Tucumán, 1876–1916 . By Patricia Juarez-Dappe . Athens : Ohio University Press , 2010 . 233 pp., $32.00 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-89680-274-2 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2011 2011 Latin America...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (3): 442–444.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Diana Córdoba Soybeans and Power: Genetically Modified Crops, Environmental Politics, and Social Movements in Argentina . By Pablo Lapegna . London : Oxford University Press , 2016 . 248 pp., $27.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-1902-1514-9 . © 2017 Agricultural History Society 2017...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (3): 1–32.
Published: 01 July 2012
... on the diffusion of African grasses, new breeds of cattle, barbed-wire fencing, and better ranch management. However, despite such gains, Colombian ranchers failed to break into the international beef trade; their productivity levels did not rise sufficiently to compete against major exporters such as Argentina...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (3): 366–392.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Robert W. Wilcox Abstract Accompanying the expansion of modern beef production in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries were technologies and methods that proponents assumed were applicable to all ecosystems. Successes in Europe, the United States, and Argentina convinced ranchers, investors...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (1): 92–93.
Published: 01 January 2000
... the full range of historical actors, from the ranchers, great and small, to their slaves and itinerant ranch hands. Throughout he compares events in Brazil with those in neighboring Uruguay and Argentina. He well compares, for example, the importance of slave labor and fencing to the ranching economy...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (4): 545–552.
Published: 01 October 2020
... Administration, College Park, MD. 2. Higa, “Investigation of the Okinawan Colonies.” 3. Leo Spitzer, Hotel Bolivia: The Culture of Memory in a Refuge from Nazism (New York: Hill and Wang, 1998). 4. Other nations, from Canada to Argentina, had reserved nationality-based immigration quotas...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (1): 93–94.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Bradley G. Bond Cattle in the Cotton Fields: A History of Cattle Raising in Alabama . Brooks Blevins . Copyright 2000 Agricultural History Society 2000 Book Reviews / 93 (88-91). "By World War I, ranchers in Rio Grande do Sul considered them? selves far behind Argentina and Uruguay...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (4): 512–544.
Published: 01 October 2020
...). 16. Among the most comprehensive scholarly studies are Haim Avni, Argentina “Ha-eretz ha-yeudah”: mifal ha-hityashvut shel ha-Baron de Hirsch b’Argentina (Jerusalem: Magnes, 1973); and Yehuda Levin, “Mi-mashber le-tsmiha: le-parshat ha-hityashvut ha-yehudit b’Argentina, me-yesodah shel ha-hevrah...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (1): 90–91.
Published: 01 January 2000
... the countries that produced the products. These shifts pro? vide further evidence to question the domination of the Argentine market by Great Britain and demonstrate Argentina's decided ability to respond. There are other chapters to whet the appetite of readers, but questions still remain. For example...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (3): 441–442.
Published: 01 July 2017
.... Jacob Ivey Florida Institute of Technology Latin America Soybeans and Power: Genetically Modified Crops, Environmental Politics, and Social Movements in Argentina. By Pablo Lapegna. London: Oxford University Press, 2016. 248 pp., $27.95, paperback, ISBN 978-0-1902-1514-9. Soybeans and Power considers...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (2): 309–310.
Published: 01 April 2014
... on the American mainland, as well as the English Caribbean. By emphasizing the involvement of West African cultures such as the Wolof, Mandingo, and Mende in cattle herding, and the ways in which this expertise was incorporated into the emerging cattle frontiers, from Argentina to Louisiana to Barbuda, Sluyter...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (2): 303–305.
Published: 01 April 2020
..., and economic autonomy (5). By engaging with this figure, people who have survived centuries of conquest, war, economic hardship, and cultural marginalization assert their right to equality and dignity. Rebecca Scofield University of Idaho Big Water: The Making of the Borderlands Between Brazil, Argentina...