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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 797–800.
Published: 01 October 2000
...., introduction, illustrations, tables, maps, index. $40.00 cloth, $19.95 paper.) 2000 BookReviews Contested Ground: Comparative Frontiers on the Northern and South- ern Edges of the Spanish Empire. Edited by Donna J. Guy and Thomas E. Sheridan. (Tucson: University of Arizona Press, xiii + pp...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (4): 781–782.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Victoria H. Cummins Juan de Ovando: Governing the Spanish Empire in the Reign of Philip II. By Stafford Poole. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2004. x + 293 pp., glossary, notes, bibliography, index. $37.95 cloth.) American Society for Ethnohistory 2006 Book Reviews Cannibal...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 51–73.
Published: 01 January 2018
... and administrative paper trail that allows ethnohistorians today to hypothesize about the singularity of native legal history and culture at the heart of the Spanish empire in America. The legal activism of the native officialdom also exemplifies a collective awareness of the potential of cross-regional networking...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 71–93.
Published: 01 January 2016
... centroamericana, 1633–1786 . San José : Editorial de la Universidad de Costa Rica . Jefferys Thomas 1762 A Description of the Spanish Islands and Settlements on the Coast of the West Indies . London : Printed for T. Jefferys . Lee Wayne E. , ed. 2011 Empires and Indigenes...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (2): 356–357.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Anderson Hagler Idolatry and the Construction of the Spanish Empire . By Mina García Soormally . ( Louisville : University Press of Colorado , 2018 . xvii+220 pp., preface, acknowledgments, appendices, references, index. $60.00 cloth.) Copyright 2021 by American Society...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (2): 329–352.
Published: 01 April 2019
... engaged with Spanish mediation between Indigenous peoples. As this article demonstrates, missionaries and soldiers brokered Indigenous peace agreements to protect overland communication between Sonora and Alta California and stake out a role for the empire in the river region. In turn, Native peoples...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (1): 19–40.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Andrés Reséndez Abstract Between the 1660s and the 1680s the Spanish Crown launched a major campaign to end the enslavement of Indians throughout its far-flung empire. Using this momentous crusade as a point of departure, this article identifies the principal slaving grounds of the Spanish empire...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (4): 643–664.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Jacob J. Sauer Abstract At the northern and southern ends of the SpanishEmpire,” two cultures of similar sociopolitical complexity violently removed Spanish invaders from their ancestral territory. The Che of southern Chile militarily engaged the Spanish in the mid-sixteenth century...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (2): 269–295.
Published: 01 April 2018
... to their traditional conceptions of just war. To them, such comportment marked their opponents as insurgents resisting not only their rightful place in the Spanish Empire but also civilization more broadly. In condemning their Highland Maya enemies as an ethical “other,” the conquistadors articulated a just cause...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 117–139.
Published: 01 January 2019
... on Chilean leaders, the article argues for the importance of indigenous practices of reciprocity and definitions of authority on the former frontiers of the Spanish Empire. These reciprocities governed interethnic encounters and changed the character of the conflict into a Mapuche war. Copyright 2019...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (3): 481–501.
Published: 01 July 2020
... about bird raising and domestication among the multiethnic residents of Spanish America and to Spain. 16 Ximénez, a Guatemalan-born, self-taught chronicler and naturalist, included detailed information on birds in his natural history written from the edges of the Spanish empire. For instance, he...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 497–523.
Published: 01 July 2014
... as a subject of analysis. When compared to the legal activities of inhabitants elsewhere in the empire, we find women's engagement with Spanish justice in Oaxaca was reluctant at best and, at times, at odds with judges' notion of the law as beyond the control of the participants. But women's instrumental...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (2): 381–413.
Published: 01 April 2016
... debts or to avoid other forms of forced labor. Thus indigenous participation in the empire was always tenuous and on the brink of breaking down. 47 Rodriguez, “Juan de Salcedo,” 151–64. 48 Ibid., 143–64. 49 Scott, Slavery in the Spanish Philippines , 51–52. 50 AGI, Filipinas, leg...
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Ethnohistory (2023) 70 (1): 65–93.
Published: 01 January 2023
...: Comparative Frontiers on the Northern and Southern Edges of the Spanish Empire . Tucson : University of Arizona Press . Hämäläinen Pekka . 2008 . The Comanche Empire . New Haven, CT : Yale University Press, 2008 . Herreros Cleret de Langavant Benita . 2017 . “ La frontera del Alto...
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Ethnohistory (2023) 70 (3): 351–384.
Published: 01 July 2023
...Carla Hernández Garavito; Gabriela Oré Menéndez Abstract In the sixteenth century, the Spanish Crown moved to compile a comprehensive knowledge of its European and American landholdings to materialize the idea of a unified and civilized empire. Peninsular officials sent questionnaires...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (1): 101–135.
Published: 01 January 2004
...Dennis Ogburn This article analyzes the objectives and implications of the long-distance transport of building blocks in the Inca Empire. Recent research has demonstrated that the Incas transported building stones from Cuzco, Peru, to Saraguro, Ecuador, much as described by the Spanish chronicler...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 307–308.
Published: 01 April 2017
... the Iberian Peninsula was transformed by the family ties that crossed the empire. Spanish fathers took their mixed-race children to Spain to be raised by wives and sisters. Madalena de la Paz, a free black woman, moved from Seville to Lima, but at her death designated her mulata sister in Seville as her...
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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (3): 362–363.
Published: 01 July 2022
... to Christianity)—through a tightly focused monograph on two sets of Inquisition trials, one on each side of the Atlantic. Hamann analyzes these trials in dialogue to provide evidence of the interconnections across the Spanish empire in the sixteenth century. His focus on a “Mediterratlantic world” provides...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (3): 571–574.
Published: 01 July 2016
... for the mines of New Spain. In these and other essays, Indian movement was one result of Spanish colonialism, and the Spanish empire integrated far-flung American spaces by bringing peoples to places they might otherwise have avoided. Another way the essays of Contested Spaces combine the local...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (3): 597–630.
Published: 01 July 2012
.... It offers an interpretive reconstruction of events that might have taken place there. Q'enqo is one of the most famous yet superficially known Inka ruins and is generally explained as a wak'a (shrine; Spanish huaca ) on the first Chinchaysuyu zeq'e line and as the locale where Pachakuti died. Second...