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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2014) 94 (1): 142–143.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Frederic Vallvé Indigenous Agency in the Amazon: The Mojos in Liberal and Rubber-Boom Bolivia, 1842-1932 . By Van Valen Gary . Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2013 . Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. xii, 249 pp. Cloth , $55.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 720–722.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Thomas D. Rogers In Search of the Amazon: Brazil, the United States, and the Nature of a Region . By Garfield Seth . American Encounters/Global Interactions . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2013 . Photographs. Maps. Figures. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiii, 343 pp. Paper...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2001) 81 (2): 416–417.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Michael Edward Stanfield Colonization as Exploitation in the Amazon Rain Forest, 1758-1911. By robin l. anderson. Gainesville: University Press of Florida,1999. Maps. Tables. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index. x, 197 pp. Cloth,$49.95. 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 HAHR 81.2-06 Book...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2013) 93 (3): 526–528.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Robert Karl Between the Guerrillas and the State: The Cocalero Movement, Citizenship, and Identity in the Colombian Amazon . By Ramírez María Clemencia . Translated by Klatt Andy . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2011 . Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Appendixes. Notes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2006) 86 (2): 275–308.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Seth Garfield Duke University Press 2006 Tapping Masculinity: Labor Recruitment to the Brazilian Amazon during World War II Seth Garfield Between 1942 and 1945, more than 32,000 male migrant workers were trans- ported to the Brazilian Amazon from the country’s Northeast, in the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2001) 81 (3-4): 807–808.
Published: 01 November 2001
...Judith Laikin Elkin Jews of the Amazon: Self-Exile in Earthly Paradise. By ariel segal. Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society, 1999. Photographs. Maps. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xxiii, 341 pp. Cloth,$29.95. 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 HAHR 81.3/4-14 Book Reviews 11/27/01...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 160–161.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Barbara A. Sommer Amazons, Wives, Nuns, and Witches: Women and the Catholic Church in Colonial Brazil, 1500–1822 . By Myscofski Carole A. . Louann Atkins Temple Women and Culture Series . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2013 . Notes. Bibliography. Index. x, 308 pp. Cloth , $55.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2006) 86 (2): v.
Published: 01 May 2006
... Press, 2001), and various articles on indigenous policy and western expansion in twentieth-century Brazil. In 2004–5 he received a National Endowment for the Humanities fellowship to work on a new book manuscript that examines the history of the Brazilian Amazon during World War II and its...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2002) 82 (3): 469–498.
Published: 01 August 2002
... the settlement of the colonial Amazon between the seventeenth and nineteenth centuries, particularly in the eastern border regions of Brazilian Guyana. This immense sector of the Amazon was known as Terras do Cabo Norte (Lands of North Cape) throughout most of the colonial period. Like other...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 348–350.
Published: 01 May 2018
... mobility. According to Hiatt, celebration of Velasco Astete's flight became closely associated with the indigenismo of the 1930s and 1940s. Beginning in 1928, commercial aviation arrived in the Amazon region. The first commercial line in Peru served Iquitos, which underscored the interior region's...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 381–383.
Published: 01 May 2019
... last several decades, Brazil has emerged as a key player in global debates centered on the growth of commercial agriculture and its environmental consequences. In Brazil, cattle ranching and soybean production have exploded in previously isolated regions such as the Amazon and the cerrado . While the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2006) 86 (2): 201–203.
Published: 01 May 2006
...” of the Brazilian Amazon during World War II. Rescuing this episode from its usual treatment as a curious footnote in the Allied war effort, Garfield explores the ways in which this campaign incorporated new notions about manliness and workers’ rights typically associated with the Var- gas...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 395–426.
Published: 01 August 2015
... detailing his efforts to open a route to the territories of the Mosetenes, an indigenous group that inhabited the upper reaches of the Río Beni in the Audiencia de Charcas (the present-day Bolivian Amazon). The first map — the only one sent to Spain — roughly sketches the districts of Chulumani and Larecaja...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2000) 80 (2): 411–413.
Published: 01 May 2000
.... Colombia: Territorial Rule and the Llanos Frontier. By jane m. rausch. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1999. lllustrations. Maps. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xi, 285 pp. Cloth, $49.95. Colonization as Exploitation in the Amazon Rain Forest...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 373–374.
Published: 01 May 2018
... this and other innovations established Mato Grosso as a pioneer in tropical ranching and influenced the environmentally destructive expansion of ranching into the Amazon after 1950. Here Wilcox somewhat overextends his argument. While Mato Grosso was clearly one of the first regions in Brazil to adopt...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 548–550.
Published: 01 August 2017
... interrogators of informants from the northeast, the Pacific lowlands, the Eastern Plains, and the Amazon. With this material, Appelbaum shines in connecting the expedition's work to the broader questions of race and class in Colombia. She identifies key tropes in the reports that reflect both the ambitions and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 350–352.
Published: 01 May 2015
... conquest, first articulated by Enrique de Gandía in the 1920s and prevalent in the rest of the century. This idea that imaginary places like the earthly paradise and Seven Cities of the island of Antillia, populated with Amazons, noble savages, and monstrous creatures, could be as important as the imperial...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 333–335.
Published: 01 May 2017
...? Riekenberg uses the rubber barons' massacres of indigenous peoples in the Peruvian and Colombian Amazon to counter that potential critique, deeming such killings the result of an unstable power equilibrium that, according to Norbert Elias, caused fear and uncertainty (pp. 91–92). Another consequence of state...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 364–365.
Published: 01 May 2017
... other sources of energy to create an “organic army” that gained a tactical advantage over a Bolivian army that depended heavily on oil (p. 136). Ben Nobbs-Thiessen explores how one member of the Bolivian elite placed faith in “patriotic engineering”—the construction of a canal to connect the Amazon and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 146–147.
Published: 01 February 2015
... Andean region of Colombia rather than the Amazon region, as is stated in one of the section introductions (p. 22). Given the social and cultural topics that the history of alcohol can illuminate, some aspects of the recent historiography of food could also contribute to deepening methodological and...