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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (2): 387–388.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Douglas W. Richmond The Archaeologist Was a Spy: Sylvanus G. Morley and the Office of Naval Intelligence . By Harris Charles H. III and Sadler Louis R. . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 2003 . Photographs. Plate. Maps. Tables. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (2): 276.
Published: 01 May 1964
...Charles Gibson Maya Archaeologist is a volume of reminiscences by one of the foremost of twentieth-century archaeologists in the Maya area. Thompson evokes the world of a generation ago, describing the difficult conditions under which digs were accomplished and contrasting them with the more...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1974) 54 (3): 548–550.
Published: 01 August 1974
...R. E. W. Adams In Search of the Maya: The First Archaeologists . By Brunhouse Robert L. . Albuquerque , 1973 . The University of New Mexico Press . Maps. Illustrations. Bibliography. Index . Pp. x , 243 . Cloth. $7.95 . Copyright 1974 by Duke University Press 1974...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (1): 161–162.
Published: 01 February 1976
...R. E. W. Adams Pursuit of the Ancient Maya: Some Archaeologists of Yesterday . By Brunhouse Robert L. . Albuquerque , 1975 . University of New Mexico Press . Map. Illustrations. Bibliography. Index . Pp. viii , 252 . Cloth . $8.95 . Copyright 1976 by Duke University Press...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (1): 203–204.
Published: 01 February 1969
...Robert H. Lister The volume is designed for the popular reader. In fact Deuel encountered an unanticipated difficulty in compiling the volume, for American archaeologists have not written many first hand narratives. Instead, a majority of important discoveries are reported only in the dullest...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (1): 43–76.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Mónica Salas Landa Abstract Whereas scholars of postrevolutionary Mexico have long attended to the ideological significance of pre-Hispanic monuments, this article looks at the actual work involved in reconstructing them. Field reports from state archaeologists for the pyramid at Tajín...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (1): 149–151.
Published: 01 February 2019
.... Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index. vii, 472 pp. Cloth , $70.00 . Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 Merchants, Markets, and Exchange in the Pre-Columbian World is a collection of essays by archaeologists of Mesoamerica and the Andes. It derives from...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (3): 593–595.
Published: 01 August 2000
... archaeology of slavery was concerned with the search for “Africanisms” or marker artifacts that belied the ethnic origins of the enslaved population. However, more recently archaeologists have abandoned the search for definitive index artifacts in favor of creolization theory or the total archaeological...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (4): 667–668.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Mary Miller Grove has a wonderful story to tell, and he does so in a genial and generous book, a pleasure to read for specialists and nonspecialists alike. He is clear about his goals: he looks at the intrepid archaeologists who investigated the sites of a region that has come to bear the name...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (3): 499–500.
Published: 01 August 2021
... ways. We have long needed just such a book, and I imagine that for many years historians will consult this volume whenever they need to understand more about archaeology's contributions to the study of early Mexico. Early on, the author provides a pithy reminder of what archaeologists can do...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1966) 46 (4): 449.
Published: 01 November 1966
...C. Harvey Gardiner This dramatic and romantic exhibition of archaeologists at work is an admirable supplement to dry-as-dust reports. In the past the kind of writing that depicts both living archaeologists and dead cultures has attracted other workers to the field. Today this volume, a fine...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (1): 102–104.
Published: 01 February 1981
... people. Each of the sites is approached with a completely different emphasis, reflecting different levels of investigation and analysis. As a result, these works range from being extremely important to historians of Latin America to being primarily of importance to the archaeologists who are now...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (2): 321–322.
Published: 01 May 2023
... At the start of The Inca , archaeologist Kevin Lane questions whether his subject should be included in a book series on lost civilizations given that the “descendents of the original communities are still with us today, separated by only a meagre five hundred . . . years from their ancestors” (p. 16...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (3): 507–508.
Published: 01 August 1981
... respected Maya archaeologists in the profession. The field research for this book was begun in the early 1930s under the sponsorship of the Carnegie Institution of Washington and continued on and off through the 1940s. The book provides maps of most of the sites in the region along with voluminous...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (3): 460–461.
Published: 01 August 1995
... of the research done in the city over the past two decades. It will appeal to a wide audience of art lovers, Mexican aficionados, art historians, and archaeologists. Eleven essays explore the city from the perspective of the archaeologists on site and their vision of what happened, offering fascinating...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (3): 508–509.
Published: 01 August 1994
... It is often stated that archaeologists, anthropologists, art historians, and ethno-historians of the Maya would all benefit from studying each other’s scholarship as well as that of non-Mayanists. If we accept this premise—and also the reality that such cross-fertilization is seldom reflected in published...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (4): 814–815.
Published: 01 November 1984
... University Press 1984 This book on the historical archaeology of early eighteenth-century Saint Augustine is important, first, because it spells out clearly and in great detail the methods used by historical archaeologists to reconstruct the past. Second, since many such archaeologists scorn all...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (1): 121–123.
Published: 01 February 1994
.... 14). With the completion of the trilogy, historical archaeologists have staked their claim to define the field on their terms. We historians have much to learn from their research as well as their means of professional advocacy. Columbian Consequences . Vol. 3. The Spanish Borderlands in Pan...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (3): 497–498.
Published: 01 August 1981
... to ignore most of it. Richard B. Woodbury, in his general introduction to the prehistory, sets the tone with the statement that American archaeologists “have rarely carried their work south of the international border and . . . Mexican archaeologists have concentrated their work much farther south . . .” (p...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (2): 215–245.
Published: 01 May 2010
... here by popular struggles to retain objects in Teotihuacán, Tepoztlán, and Tetlama, communities that battled with the inspector of monuments Leopoldo Batres, the principal state official in charge of gathering antiquities. While Batres is often considered to have been a self-trained archaeologist, he...