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Ethnohistory (1 January 2019) 66 (1): 71–94.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Pablo García Loaeza Abstract This article considers the interplay among interpretation, intent, and ingenuity involved in don Fernando de Alva Ixtlilxochitl’s transcoding of the Codex Xolotl in the first part of his definitive work, the Historia de la nación chichimeca , by way of his earlier...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2019) 66 (3): 618–619.
Published: 01 July 2019
...Sylvia Sellers-García For All of Humanity: Mesoamerican and Colonial Medicine in Enlightenment Guatemala . By Martha Few . ( Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2015 . x + 292 pp., introduction, figures, maps, bibliography, index. $34.95 paperback). Copyright 2019 by American...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2016) 63 (2): 445–446.
Published: 01 April 2016
...León García Garagarza Copyright 2016 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2016 According to colonial historiography, in 1519 the Aztecs identified the Spaniards as “gods” (Nahuatl teteoh ), an equivocation that eventually precipitated the fall of Mexico-Tenochtitlan. The subject of the...
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Published: 01 July 2019
Figure 6. Statue of the conquistador Pedro de Alvarado (1485–1541), the work of sculptor Estanislao García Olivares, in Badajoz, Spain. Photo by the author. Figure 6. Statue of the conquistador Pedro de Alvarado (1485–1541), the work of sculptor Estanislao García Olivares, in Badajoz, Spain More
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2008) 55 (4): 553–578.
Published: 01 October 2008
... endured for decades. American Society for Ethnohistory 2008 Bartolomé García Correa and the Politics of Maya Identity in Postrevolutionary Yucatán, 1911–1933 Ben Fallaw, Colby College Abstract. This political biography explores the ambiguous ethnicity of Bartolomé García Correa (1893–1978...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2015) 62 (1): 171–172.
Published: 01 January 2015
... Book Reviews The ability of symbols and objects to preserve and re-create mem- ory appears throughout the chapters of both Amos Megged, examining Nahua symbols of tying and bundling, and León García Garagarza, who expertly blends ethnographic and archival research to illustrate how despite...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2015) 62 (1): 172–173.
Published: 01 January 2015
... Ethnohistory 2015 172 Book Reviews The ability of symbols and objects to preserve and re-create mem- ory appears throughout the chapters of both Amos Megged, examining Nahua symbols of tying and bundling, and León García Garagarza, who expertly...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2008) 55 (4): 509–524.
Published: 01 October 2008
... gentry aptly embodied the upwardly aspiring mestizo broker’s blurring—yet self-conscious differ- entiation—of above and below. Fallaw’s portrait of Bartolomé García Correa, who became Yuca- tán’s first governor of “Maya descent” in 1930, fits perfectly the broker’s double dependency on...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2007) 54 (2): 245–272.
Published: 01 April 2007
... went with him were killed on his return to the Paraguay River by people who initially had befriended him there. Irala learned on 252 Catherine Julien his 1542 trip about a man he calls “García,” a Portuguese who had arrived from the Brazilian...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2018) 65 (1): 161–162.
Published: 01 January 2018
... less like a mere visitor to this community, and, at times, almost as though we are a part of it. We are there, for example, as Cadelaria García helps Hispanic children study for their First Communions, teaching them that “some people do not have the capacity that you have . . . so help ’em” (311). And...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2013) 60 (4): 759–762.
Published: 01 October 2013
... an appended catalog note, the nineteenth-­century historian Joaquín García Icazbalceta inspected this tome when it was part A Banned Sixteenth-­Century Biblical Text in Nahuatl 761 of the collection of Augustin Fischer, the chaplain of Emperor Maximilian I of Mexico (1864–67). Hence...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2009) 56 (4): 625–650.
Published: 01 October 2009
... Chichimeca is a remarkable document, for despite including extensive alphabetic text, it is thoroughly embedded within local pictorial traditions. Paul Kirchoff, Lina Odena Guemes, and Luis Reyes García, studying watermarks, handwriting, and contemporary legal docu- ments, dated the piece to...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2019) 66 (2): 249–273.
Published: 01 April 2019
... del campo who led the expedition, a resident of Santa Fe named Francisco García de Piedrabuena, penned his version of the events. One copy of this account was taken to Rio de Janeiro in the 1850s and is currently held in Brazil’s national library. Another seven-page copy remains tucked away in...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2003) 50 (1): 47–68.
Published: 01 January 2003
...-García, Escuela Nacional de Antropología e Historia Lourdes Mondragón, Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia 6817 ETHNOHISTORY / 50:1 / sheet 49 of 250 Abstract. During the colonial...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2000) 47 (3-4): 561–579.
Published: 01 October 2000
... Guianas. Journal of the Walter Roth Museum of Anthropology (Georgetown) 9 : 5 -23. The Multiethnic Networkof the Lower Orinoco in Early Colonial Times H. Dieter Heinen and Alvaro García-Castro, Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Científicas Abstract. Current Amerindian societies in...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2016) 63 (4): 671–695.
Published: 01 October 2016
... recruits, two hundred were paid soldiers, among them the captains and squadron leaders (Mena Garcia 1998 : 67, 98). This figure compares favorably with those of later expeditions to Tierra Firme (Avellaneda 1995 : table 3.1; Francis 2007 : 5–7; Restall 2003 : 31–36). Pedrarias’s force included...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2015) 62 (1): 169–170.
Published: 01 January 2015
... Spanish invasion brought a tremendous decline of the indigenous population, caused by wars, subjugation, and massive exploitation but mainly by introduced diseases. This final part also describes the eras of the colonial rulers Alonso López de Cerrato and Diego García de Valverde. It finishes by...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2018) 65 (4): 684–685.
Published: 01 October 2018
... and by the different religious orders. The essays themselves are likewise diverse in their depth of study and scope, with some offering more than others. Some, such as the essays by Garcia, Zwartjes, and Jiménez and Monzón, offer a connection between the traditions and processes of medieval and...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2000) 47 (3-4): 831–833.
Published: 01 October 2000
...: Multilingüismo a través de la historia. By Bárbara Cifuentes, in collaboration with Lucina García. (Mexico City: and pp., preface, introduction, maps, illustrations, appendixes, bibliography. pesos). Susan Kellogg, University of Houston Letras sobre voces, a title that neatly summarizes the theme of...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2019) 66 (2): 301–328.
Published: 01 April 2019
... respect to colonial Honduras can be assumed to refer to the Ch’orti’, the only Mayan language spoken in Honduras. In 1576, more than a century before Ximénez commented on the “Chol nation,” Diego García de Palacio wrote a letter to the king of Spain describing the landscape and peoples of the region...
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