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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 185–187.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Phyllis Whitman Hunter Kodiak Kreol: Communities of Empire in Early Russian America . By Miller Gwenn A. . ( Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press , 2010 . xxi + 216pp., preface, acknowledgements, introduction, illustrations, bibliography, index . $55.00 hard cover). Copyright...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 312–313.
Published: 01 April 2017
... Mexico were so complex, it took poets rather than memorialists to give the tale the proper nuance. Either way, López-Chávez shows that epic poetry served the interests of empire with just as much efficacy as a prose narrative (or, for that matter, as the reading of the Requerimiento on some isolated...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 324–326.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Sarahh Scher The chapters that focus on the edges of the empire offer more localized understanding of the Inka imperial endeavor, and show how the ideal image projected at the center was much different in practice at the periphery, as seen in architecture, material culture, and ethnohistorical...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (2): 425–426.
Published: 01 April 2016
... these minor shortcomings, Pemmican Empire provokes us to reconsider how the expansion of the global marketplace onto the Great Plains contributed to the near-extinction of buffalo. Among my few criticisms of this fine study is that it could do more to reveal American Indian motives and perspectives...
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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 (2001) 48 (1-2): 323–336.
Published: 01 April 2001
...William Pencak American Society for Ethnohistory 2001 Review Essays Perspectives on Britain’s First Ethnically Diverse Empire William Pencak, Pennsylvania State University 6326...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 368–372.
Published: 01 April 2001
..., epilogue, illustrations, maps, appendixes, bibliography, index. $18.95 paper.) Modernity at the Edge of Empire: State, Individual, and Nation in the Northern Peruvian Andes, 1885–1935. By David Nugent. (Stanford, ca...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (4): 769–771.
Published: 01 October 2001
.... Brief treatment is accorded the Spanish and the Dutch empires and only as influences on the imperial designs of the French and English. Nichols ac- complishes the shift to the ‘‘modern’’ in his chapters ‘‘striving for indepen...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (3): 534–535.
Published: 01 July 2009
.... This topic is difficult to address briefly, but Warrick summarizes it effectively. The results of the research are among the most convincing population estimates that have been produced for a past Native American society. The use of archaeological settlement remains provides accurate empirical pre...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (2): 352–354.
Published: 01 April 2010
... of the Wari Empire of ancient Peru (an empire that existed between about 750 and 1000 CE, predating the Inca Empire by several centuries) in two regions—the central highland and south coast—of this part of South America. Using Stein’s notion of “axes of colonialism” (as discussed in his...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (2): 451–453.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Michael E. Smith By Pedro Carrasco. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1999. xviii + 542 pp., preface, maps, tables, glossary, bibliography, general index, toponym index. $49.95 cloth.) 2002 Barlow, Robert H. 1949 The Extent of the Empire of the Culua Mexico. Ibero-Americana...
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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 (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 (2007) 54 (4): 639–668.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Michael Witgen This article examines the social construction of space and identity in the Great Lakes and the western interior of North America. Through analysis of documentary evidence it contrasts the discursive practices of the French empire, which established claims of discovery and possession...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (3): 446–447.
Published: 01 July 2017
... book, Indigenous London: Native Travelers at the Heart of Empire , Coll Thrush examines the “enmeshed” urban and Indigenous histories of London by probing the experiences of Indigenous men, women, and children who traveled to the city beginning in the early 1500s (23). The voyagers hailed from...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (4): 535–536.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Jacob F. Lee Masters of Empire tells a powerful story of Odawa “strength and expansion in the midst of empire” that will serve as a model for future work by early Americanists (15). If the book has a shortcoming, it is the abbreviated discussion of events following the American Revolution...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 51–73.
Published: 01 January 2018
... for Ethnohistory 2018 Indian lawmaking legal change ethnohistory of empire building Indian networks Indian justice Writing in March 1735, native officers Alberto Chosop and Joseph Ruiz Tupac Amaru Inga from El Cercado (on the outskirts of Lima) surprised King Phillip V with an unprecedented petition...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 743–744.
Published: 01 October 2016
... on closer reading this book mystifies the division between regional and imperial. Empire by Collaboration shows that collaborations generated imperial power because they strategically departed from imperial designs. It is a provocative framework that will doubtlessly enrich the study of empires in other...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 747–748.
Published: 01 October 2016
... by contextualizing “education at the edge of empire” for Pueblos, contributing to the field of ethnic studies. Gram’s treatment of the tensions between Pueblo home and school proved most promising and insightful. He explores the depths of Pueblo students who had to navigate being close to both school and home...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 686–687.
Published: 01 October 2018
... Empires began as city-states that later expanded, and they both employed monumental sculpture and architecture in city centers as a display of power and authority and to promote a just mixture of unity and pluralism throughout their imperial realms. To be clear, scholars have long noted the myriad ways...