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Published: 30 March 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392286-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9228-6
... SIX The Second Juan Diego ‘‘At first it is impossible to see anything, but if everyone prays with devotion the Virgin Mary and an angel appear instantly; she gives her blessing and disappears. Then the stone suddenly...
Published: 30 April 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376743-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7674-3
...  C erha 6pt The Concept of the Nahua Historian Don Juan Zapata’s Scholarly Tradition Camilla Townsend Don Juan Zapata came from a long line of indigenous nobility who made their home among the four hills of Tlaxcala for at...
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390114-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9011-4
...Selection from Juan Montalvo (1832–1889) Juan Montalvo Translated by Frank MacDonald Spindler and Nancy Cook Brooks Born in Ambato in 1832, Juan Montalvo is one of Latin America’s greatest writers, and one of Ecuador’s strongest advocates of liberalism during the nineteenth century. He...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... not dis• cover something that was good, they would be lost and dishonored forever. Juan Tafur left with the ships and sailed until he arrived at Gallo Island, at the same time that [the Spaniards there] had brought the load ofmaize in the boat.3 Notes 1 For...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... XVI About howJuan Tafitr arrived where the Christians were and how they were set free, all ofthem wanting to return, except thirteen; and they and Pi~arro remained Juan Tafur arrived with the ships at Gallo Island. When the Spaniards who...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... XVIII About howJuan Tafur arrived in Panama and how one ship returned to Gorgona to Captain Francisco Pizarro Juan Tafur and the Christians who had embarked on the ships left Captain Francisco Pizarro on the island...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-067
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... where the highway to Quito was. Don Juan Enriquez left with some from his company to explore wherever fortune would lead him. After he had gone almost ten leagues, he reached a large place where he found fol. 86 abundant provisions of maize and roots 2 and fish. There were so...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-083
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... provi• sion and power that he was sending him, [Juan Pizarro] should take office as his lieutenant ofthat city and be in charge ofit until he other• wise decreed. He wrote to the city council what was necessary regard• ing the business. And he wrote to the marshal-with...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-091
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... them and was seized twice and placed in chains At this time there occurred what the story should deal with now. While Juan Pizarro, the governor's brother, was lieutenant and chief justice ofCuzco, King Manco Inca Yupanqui-son ofHuayna Capac...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-100
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... XCIX (From Herrera V, 8, V) That the fortress ofCuzco was won andJuan Pizarro died then; Hernando Pizarro marched on Tambo Juan Pizarro persisted valiantly in battling the fortress of Cuzco and pressed down on it...
Published: 01 June 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382416-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8241-6
... 4 Narrative Enigmas: History and Fiction in Juan Benet There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, Than are dreamt ofin your philosophy. - William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Act...
Published: 07 November 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382669-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8266-9
...II The Importance of Writing History; or, On Louis Bonaparte and Juan Peron Just because he was nothing, he could signify everything save himself. -Karl Marx Marx wrote...
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-115
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
...: Pluto Press, 1984], p. 313). William E. Gonzales, U.S. Minister to Cuba, to Juan Montalvo y Morales,1 Secretary of Government, Cuba Habana, Cuba August 22, 1919 My dear Doctor Montalvo:— I send you enclosed...
Published: 20 July 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394426-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9442-6
... 9 Urban Performance Pieces in Fragmented Form: A Reading of Pedro Juan Gutiérrez and Antonio José Ponte cecelia...
Published: 16 February 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393597-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9359-7
... CHAPTER 9 ‘‘SAN JUAN IS STILL WAITING’’ rebuilding and the election of 1946 However small in size, San Juan loomed large as a symbol, and failure there was embarrassing to the military government. The August demonstration against the military—the first of many nationwide—made...
... APPENDIX government spending in san juan (in millions of 1944 pesos) Year Province Reconstruction notes and sources: All amounts in con- Council stant 1944 pesos; converted according to gov- ernment deflator...
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396239-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9623-9
... 7. Poetics and Modernity in Juan de Espinosa Medrano, Known as Lunarejo And who was this clever, though disoriented preceptist? -Marcelino Menendez y Pelayo...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398615-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9861-5
... scarce. Until the mid-seventeenth century Don Juan Tama the Nasa were in a constant state of war, and chroniclers were unable to describe their life• ways in any detail. After coming under the su• y Calambas pervision of the Spanish colonial state they were exploited as a heathen labor source...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399957-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9995-7
... IV DESIRE AND REPRESENTATION Sexual Terror: Identity and Fragmentation in Juan Goytisolo's Paisajes despues de la batalla [El} terrorismo es la eliminaci6n de un jugador del juego que se juega con el [Terrorism is the elimination...
Published: 08 July 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392156-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9215-6
... jerry thompson “The Sacred Right of Self-Preservation” Juan Nepomuceno Cortina and the Struggle for Justice in Texas ess than three decades after Stephen F. Austin rode into San Antonio Lde Béxar, the Stars and Stripes was unfolded over...