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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 697–701.
Published: 01 October 2008
... marks an important contribution to a very complex subject that merits further study. DOI 10.1215/00141801-2008-031 Book Reviews 697 Ladinos with Ladinos, Indians with Indians: Land, Labor, and Regional Ethnic Conflict in the Making of Guatemala...
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Published: 01 July 2016
Figure 1. Map of contemporary Guatemala showing select Highland Maya communities mentioned in the Nija’ib’ and other títulos cited in this article. Detail of image PIA03364, courtesy of NASA/JPL-Caltech/NIMA, modified by the author Figure 1. Map of contemporary Guatemala showing select More
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (1): 184–186.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., and Vio- lence in Colonial Latin America (Albuquerque, NM, 1998). DOI 10.1215/00141801-2010-087 Conquistadores de la Calle: Child Street Labor in Guatemala City. By Thomas A. Offit. (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2008. xi + 228 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, appendix...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (2): 293–321.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Néstor I. Quiroa The highland Guatemala títulos are part of a corpus of colonial Mesoamerican indigenous texts composed by native authors in the middle of the sixteenth century. These texts present an “official” version of native “history” based on the precolonial oral tradition and influenced...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (2): 345–346.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Thomas H. Guderjan Identity, Migration, and Geopolitics of the Kowoj in Late Postclassic Petén, Guatemala . Edited by Rice Prudence M. and Rice Don S. . ( Boulder : University Press of Colorado , 2009 . 458 pp., preface, references, index . $22.95 paper.) Copyright 2011...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (4): 673–687.
Published: 01 October 2005
...Martha Few Chocolate, in the form of a hot chocolate beverage, was widely available to men and women of all ethnic and social groups in late-seventeenth and early-eighteenth-century Santiago de Guatemala, the capital city of colonial Central America. At the same time, chocolate acted as a central...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (2): 340–342.
Published: 01 April 2013
...James H. McDonald Constructing Citizenship: Transnational Workers and Revolution on the Mexico-Guatemala Border, 1880–1950 . By Nolan-Ferrell Catherine . ( Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2012 . ix + 227pp., introduction, appendixes, notes, bibliography, index . $50.00 cloth...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (2): 383–385.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Brian Stross Shamans, Witches, and Maya Priests: Native Religion and Ritual in Highland Guatemala . By Deuss Krystyna . ( London : Guatemalan Maya Centre , 2007 . 334 pp., preface, introduction, figures, maps, notes, glossary, bibliography, index . $55.00 paper.) Copyright 2014...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (1): 216–218.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Jessica Joyce Christie The Mayan in the Mall: Globalization, Development, and the Making of Modern Guatemala . By Way J. T. . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2012 . 310 pp., maps, acknowledgements, appendix, notes, glossary, index . $13.21 paper.) Copyright 2014...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (4): 693–719.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Oswaldo Chinchilla Mazariegos A major debate in the history of the Spanish conquest of Guatemala revolves around Tecum (Tecún Umán), the K'iche' captain who died in confrontation with Pedro de Alvarado, according to sixteenth-century indigenous texts. Analysis of these texts shows that Tecum's...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 597–599.
Published: 01 July 2014
...James H. McDonald Adiós Niño: The Gangs of Guatemala and the Politics of Death . By Levenson Deborah T. . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2013 . xi + 183 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, figures, notes, bibliography, index . $79.95 cloth, $22.95 paper.) Copyright 2014...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (4): 721–747.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Stacey Schwartzkopf Nonindigenous, non-Spanish castas were a significant presence in late colonial Central America, yet their lives have remained opaque to historians, particularly in heavily indigenous rural areas such as western Guatemala. Drawing on detailed census correspondence, this article...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (4): 784–786.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Amara Solari Engaging Ancient Maya Sculpture at Piedras Negras, Guatemala. By O'Neil Megan E. . ( Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 2012 . xvi + 328 pp., preface, introduction, color illustrations, black and white illustrations, maps, epilogue, references, index . $55.00 cloth...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (1): 169–170.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Peggy Goede Montalván Strange Lands and Different Peoples: Spaniards and Indians in Colonial Guatemala . By Lovell W. George and Lutz Christopher , with Kramer Wendy and Swezey William R. . ( Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 2013 . xvii + 339 pp., preface, black...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 763–764.
Published: 01 October 2010
... of the Gran Chaco. doi 10.1215/00141801-2010-053 La Patria del Criollo: An Interpretation of Colonial Guatemala. By Severo Martínez Peláez. Translated by Susan M. Neve and W. George Lovell. Edited and introduced by W. George Lovell and Christopher H. Lutz. (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2009...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 771–772.
Published: 01 October 2010
.... As Book Reviews 763 such, both Gordillo and Langer do justice to the native peoples whose very lives lie at the heart of the Gran Chaco. doi 10.1215/00141801-2010-053 La Patria del Criollo: An Interpretation of Colonial Guatemala. By Severo...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 773–774.
Published: 01 October 2010
...David Carey, Jr. By Emilio del Valle Escalante. (Sante Fe, NM: School for Advanced Research Press, 2009. x + 210 pp., bibliography, index. $29.95 paper.) American Society for Ethnohistory 2010 Grandin, Greg 2000 The Blood of Guatemala: A History of Race and Nation . Durham, NC...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (4): 765–783.
Published: 01 October 2012
... Nahuatl and Pipil in Colonial Guatemala: A Central American Counterpoint Laura E. Matthew, Marquette University Sergio F. Romero, University of Texas at Austin Abstract. Nahuatl has often been described as a lingua franca in colonial Central America, but this conclusion has rested...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 366–368.
Published: 01 April 2001
... Guatemala. By Diane M. Nelson. (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999. xix + 427 pp., maps, glossary, bibliography, index. $55.00 cloth, $22.00 paper.) Edward F. Fischer, Vanderbilt University...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 398–400.
Published: 01 April 2015
...David Carey, Jr. Paper Cadavers: The Archives of Dictatorship in Guatemala . By Weld Kirsten . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2014 . 335 pp., acknowledgments, illustrations, bibliography, index . $99.95 cloth, $26.95 paper.) Copyright 2015 by American Society...