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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (3): 427–428.
Published: 01 August 1964
... a lorelei upon a gleaming beach that lured him from his purpose but the sniff of ancient records in the Bahamas Registry. For four years, both in Nassau and among the Colonial Records in London, he assembled the fascinating pieces and today they are packaged in the first complete, detailed, and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1959) 39 (2): 320–321.
Published: 01 May 1959
...William Jerome Wilson Copyright 1959 by Duke University Press 1959 A New Theory on Columbus’s Voyage Through the Bahamas . By Link Edwin A. and Link Marion C. . Foreword by Peterson Mendel L. . Washington, D. C. , 1958 . Smithsonian Institution . Smithsonian...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1956) 36 (1): 153–154.
Published: 01 February 1956
... The West Indies and Caribbean Year Book including The Bermudas, The Bahamas, The Guianas, Central America, Venezuela and Colombia. Anuario Comercial de las Antillas y países del Caribe . 1954-1955 . Illustrations. Maps. Index . Pp. 880 . $9.00 . Arguivo de bibliografia portuguesa...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (2): 338–339.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Charles A. Hoffman The People Who Discovered Columbus: The Prehistory of the Bahamas . By Keegan William F. . Gainesville : University Press of Florida , 1992 . Maps. Tables. Figures. Bibliography. Index . xx , 279 pp. Cloth . $39.95 . Copyright 1994 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (1): 146–147.
Published: 01 February 1968
...H. Hoetink The Andros Islanders. A Study of Family Organization in the Bahamas . By Otterbein Keith F. . Lawrence , 1966 . University of Kansas Press . Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Appendix. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xi , 152 . $4.50 . Copyright 1968 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (4): 702–703.
Published: 01 November 1993
...William F. Keegan Islanders in the Stream is an ambitious attempt to give “the Bahamas and its people … a proper history of their own” (p. xi). Written by the leading historians of the Bahamas, the present volume, the first of two, covers “Aboriginal Times to the End of Slavery.” The authors...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (2): 379–381.
Published: 01 May 2000
... been characterized as the “slow and extended abolition” of slavery in the Bahamas helped the authors accomplish a seamless transition to the second volume, which is organized into three chronological sections of roughly equal length: “From Slavery to Unfreedom, 1834–1900;” “On the Margins of a...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (1): 134–135.
Published: 01 February 1994
... rigging plans, pumps, and cannon clarify and illuminate the text. As a maritime archaeologist, Smith has employed new and direct knowledge of early ships gained from recent excavations. From shipwrecks at Red Bay, Labrador; Bahia Mujeres in Yucatán; Highborn Cay in the Bahamas; West Molasses Reef in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1962) 42 (3): 456.
Published: 01 August 1962
...: Sir William Phipps, first governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony, who in 1687 retrieved a fortune in Spanish gold from a reef in the Bahamas; Jacob Housman, the uninhibited wrecker who built himself an empire on Indian Key; and William Curry who ordered $100,000 worth of solid gold tableware for...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (3): 645.
Published: 01 August 1983
...; Argentina, by John T. Deiner; The Bahamas, by Alexander; Barbados, by Alexander; Belize, by Alexander; Bermuda, by Alexander; Bolivia, by Christopher Mitchell; Brazil, by Jordan Young; British Virgin Islands, by Alexander; Canada, by Allan Kornberg and Harold D. Clarke; Cayman Islands, by Alexander; Chile...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (3): 616–617.
Published: 01 August 1975
... domination and recognition of the historical role of women in Afro-American life; Timothy O. McCartney on the history and applicability of Black Power in the Bahamas; Eva Hodgson on social history and blackness in Bermuda; and Locksley Edmonson’s survey of the inner-power possibilities of Black Power through...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (1): 195.
Published: 01 February 1972
... sections on the historical background (pp. 5-57), the treatment of the Emancipados in Cuba and Brazil (pp. 129-157), and the illegal smuggling of blacks from the Bahamas into Cuba (pp. 212-233), will be of greatest interest. Unfortunately the work lacks both an index and a table of contents. Henry...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (3): 592–593.
Published: 01 August 1970
... English colonies in the mid-eighteenth century. Her primary conclusion is interesting. St. Augustine had an obvious purpose as a fort for the protection of Spanish fleets which used the Bahama Channel, and as a stronghold to check foreign movement into the Gulf of Mexico and Spain’s mainland...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (4): 731–733.
Published: 01 November 2020
..., and prevented the British armies fighting in the North and South from linking up. Another notable campaign was the invasion of the Bahamas in 1782 by a joint Spanish-US force, the subject of Ross Michael Nedervelt's chapter. The campaign targeted the Loyalist privateers who had chosen the archipelago...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1962) 42 (2): 234–236.
Published: 01 May 1962
... that the stumbling upon a Bahama island on October 12, 1492, did not conceptually establish America. What has never so clearly been brought out before are the two millennia of geographical thought that lay back of Columbus and those who widened his trail. What use can the everyday historian make of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (1): 162–163.
Published: 01 February 1984
... and St. Lucia; two each in Grenada (including Fedon’s Rebellion of 1795-97), St. Vincent, and Trinidad; three each in Guyana and St. Kitts; four each in the Bahamas, Bermuda, and Tortola; five each in Antigua, Belize, Dominica, and Tobago; seven in Barbados; and twenty-two in Jamaica, ranging from...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (3): 540–541.
Published: 01 August 1996
... here is to present an illustrated book that collects the “significant historic architecture” of the entire island Caribbean, including the Bahamas. The timespan runs from the Amerindian occupants to World War II (thus omitting, alas, the architecture of the Cuban Revolution), and the contents...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (3): 495–496.
Published: 01 August 1993
... A number of studies of the interaction between Europeans and native West Indians have been published during the celebration of the Columbus Quincentenary. Most, including a book by this reviewer, examine the relations between the Spaniards and the Tainos (Arawaks), who inhabited the Bahama Islands...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (1): 107–108.
Published: 01 February 1992
... different constitutions), or actual errors, including a confusion between the Turks and Caicos and the Cayman Islands and the denial of a continuous representative assembly to the Bahamas. Such flaws are reparable, but without repair this book remains no more than the best, faute de mieux . ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (4): 812–813.
Published: 01 November 1988
...Kimberly S. Hanger The book incorporates extensive research in private and public document collections in the United States, Spain, Great Britain, France, Cuba, and the Bahamas. Using these sources, Coker and Watson reveal the “tangled web” surrounding the trading firms’ dealings with “the three...