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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2008) 88 (2): 310–311.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Winthrop Wright Black Blood Brothers: Confraternities and Social Mobility for Afro-Mexicans. By nicole von germeten. Foreword by stephen w. angell and anthony b. pinn. The History of African-American Religions. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2006. Map. Tables. Figures. Appendix...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 439–469.
Published: 01 August 2018
... pennants emblazoned with a dragon. According to one account, the altar also displayed the Chilean flag. Quintín Quintana addressed the assembly and pledged to liberate his brothers from bondage. A rooster was decapitated and its blood gathered in a special goblet, from which all men drank and swore to...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 718–719.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Spanish creoles. And unlike his older brother Martín, the younger Martín had his right to succeed his father legitimated by his Spanish parents' marriage. One of the challenges acknowledged by the author in the book's introduction is the difficulty of establishing to which Martín sixteenth-century...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2008) 88 (4): 573–606.
Published: 01 November 2008
... of Don Carlos’s brothers, “Unsigned Nahuatl Materials,” explaining the problems of the Texcocan succession in the colonial period. The second is a letter of complaint, “Letter of Juan de San Antonio,” from one of the royal grandsons, who may very well have been in contention for the throne in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 523–524.
Published: 01 August 2017
... Arley, Alabama; brother Kevin Brown and his wife Traci and children Campbell and Cameron of Montgomery, Alabama; brother John Brown and his wife Marie and son Aidan of Boston, Massachusetts; and by many friends, colleagues, and students. Richmond faced many challenges, not the least of which were...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 176–178.
Published: 01 February 2017
... to inform on her comrades even when confronted with the torture and execution of her beloved brother and her fiancé. Released from prison, her critical roles in the six years of clandestine struggle after Moncada included arranging bombings, smuggling and distributing the imprisoned Fidel Castro's...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 120–122.
Published: 01 February 2018
... interesting perspective that a man sired most of his heirs at the peak of his own political power and thus created an age cohort (one might say, a band of brothers) who recognized their mutual interests (pp. 50–52). In addition, Hassig argues that polygyny created a valuable channel for social mobility, in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 750–752.
Published: 01 November 2017
... corruption over the course of three decades. She also skillfully links personal biography to shifting forms of agrarian protest. The trajectories of the three Jaramillo brothers are connected to the strategies of compromise, negotiation, and resistance. Antonio Jaramillo's decision to accept corrupt...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2006) 86 (4): 807–809.
Published: 01 November 2006
... a cartographer for the Field Museum in Chicago and bicycled to California and Baja California. During World War II, his brother Ted was cap- tured at Corregidor and later killed by friendly fire during repatriation; Peter served with the Office of Strategic Services as a cartographer and in the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 327–328.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Montt, a future president, and the Prussian brothers Bernardo and Rodulfo Philippi, who extended Chile's territorial boundaries and directed Santiago's Museo Nacional, an axis of the scientific community. Schell's sampling of scientists, including “a high school teacher, a future priest, a sailor, and a...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 344–345.
Published: 01 May 2017
... revisionist perspective, she definitively rules out any Alva Ixtlilxochitl connection and proposes instead the involvement of his young brother, the cleric Bartolomé de Alva, who was fluent in Nahuatl, was an established author, and moved in a circle of pious intellectuals who saw much to gain in such an...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 149–150.
Published: 01 February 2015
... devilishly difficult to decipher. It seems that she has interpreted some of them differently than I have. For example, we agree that Pedro de Ircio signed the document. I believe that his brother, Martín, was also a signer on folio 4 recto, a person she identifies as a Martín de Odiaga. This is a well...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 693–695.
Published: 01 November 2014
... communities. As Tomás Katari's brother Dámaso put it, they anticipated becoming “the lords of their own lands and of the fruits they produce, in peace and tranquility” (p. 68). Against the backdrop of regional political and economic structures, Serulnikov narrates sharply and insightfully the ebb and flow...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 697–698.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Portuguese throne and for his younger brother Miguel to marry her. Dom Miguel I, however, had become the figurehead of the ultraconservative pro-absolutist faction in Portugal. The subsequent Portuguese Civil War (1828–1834), which pitted the absolutists following Dom Miguel against the liberal exiles who...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 702–704.
Published: 01 November 2015
... village to join his older brother, already a Sendero member. Lurgio could not read or write and only spoke Quechua. He remembers many of his compañeros fondly, recalling acts of solidarity and humanity such as sharing a piece of bread or overlooking a minor fault, acts that could have earned them the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 143–144.
Published: 01 February 2017
... saving the life of his own half-brother Coanacoch but failing to stop the murders of Cuauhtemoc and other former rulers during the 1524 expedition to Honduras, from which Ixtlilxochitl is the only indigenous leader to return alive. To the chagrin of Ixtlilxochitl and his great-great-grandson, Cortés...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 150–151.
Published: 01 February 2017
.... Particularly valuable well-known selections include, for example, Brother Antonio Montesino's infamous sermon “A Voice in the Wilderness,” Silvio Torres-Saillant's classic essay “Tribulations of Blackness,” and a thoughtful compilation and translation of work by renowned musicians like Milly Quezada, Johnny...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 569–571.
Published: 01 August 2016
... unofficial chief of intelligence Vladimiro Montesinos inherited over 1,600 corruption networks from García, which he systematized, enlarged, and refined. Montesinos actually paid Fujimori a monthly salary from the corruption revenues. Fujimori's brother-in-law and ambassador to Japan Víctor Aritomi became...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 188–189.
Published: 01 February 2017
... criticism of the centrality of the West Indian slave to Spanish colonial interests during the years of the Sexenio Democrático and the Restauración. In this beautifully crafted chapter, however, Surwillo does not discuss a curious fact: the older brother of the Canary Islands novelist, Sebastián Pérez...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 359–360.
Published: 01 May 2016
.... Rabinovich relates a peculiar “misadventure” that happened to a sergeant major during the siege of Montevideo in 1827. Finding a big shipment of meat being smuggled into the city, the officer ordered the immediate punishment of the culprits. One of them, however, happened to be brother-in-law to the...