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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2009) 89 (1): 193–194.
Published: 01 February 2009
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 345–347.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Robin E. Zenger Borderland on the Isthmus: Race, Culture, and the Struggle for the Canal Zone . By Donoghue Michael E. . American Encounters/Global Interactions . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2014 . Maps. Figures. Table. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 349 pp. Paper...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2012) 92 (1): 41–71.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Matthew Vitz Lake Texcoco, located on the eastern edge of Mexico City, had dried significantly during the nineteenth century, a process furthered by the Great Drainage Canal, completed in 1900. Although city boosters praised the canal for having eliminated Texcoco’s floods, dust storms arising from...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Kathleen Kole de Peralta Abstract Noxious airs from trash discards, irrigation canals, marketplaces, hospitals, and plazas vitiated colonial Lima's environment. Using olfactory history, this article examines how residents reacted to their pungent environs. Early modern Iberians believed that foul...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 635–667.
Published: 01 November 2018
... offers a kind of prosopographical and political snapshot of the Mexican clergy during the Cristero Rebellion. From the state's perspective, the interaction between Canales and his ecclesiastical counterpart, Miguel de la Mora (the bishop of San Luis Potosí), heralded the development of a new, more...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2012) 92 (1): 1–3.
Published: 01 February 2012
... flexible, demanding clear and fixed boundaries between the realms of dry land and wet rivers and lakes. Unable to enforce such boundaries during the first century of colonial rule, in 1607 Spanish officials began the construction of a 7-­kilometer-­long tunnel linked to a system of canals aimed at...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 755–756.
Published: 01 November 2016
... explains the ways that Puerto Rico became an important staging area for the strategic protection of locations such as the mouth of the Mississippi River, the Panama Canal Zone, and the Caribbean more generally. The essays in this volume draw from a wide array of rich, publicly available documents that...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 351–353.
Published: 01 May 2014
... army officers and local Anglo-Americans hostile to the uprising, were appalled by the slaughter of ethnic Mexicans perpetrated in the name of suppressing the revolt. Texas Rangers threatened J. T. Canales, at the time the only Mexican American state representative, with death for trying to expose these...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 177–178.
Published: 01 February 2015
... midcentury contemporaries, focused his literary work on the patriotism and cultural uniqueness of urban communities of color. Through Beleño's novels readers also learned of the US Canal Zone and the struggles faced by residents of the cities bordering this area. Yet, as Watson observes, in his depictions of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 154–156.
Published: 01 February 2019
... court, for example, was connected by a canal to a cistern on the top of the eastern platform where rainfall could be stored; the stored water could then be released into the sunken court, creating an artificial lake. The central stela in this court was placed on a low mound, so that it would have been...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2012) 92 (1): 5–39.
Published: 01 February 2012
...: UNAM, 1978). Contrast Chandra Mukerji, Impossible Engineering: Technology and Territoriality on the Canal du Midi (Princeton, NJ: Princeton Univ. Press, 2009). 4. J. R. McNeill, “Observations on the Nature and Culture of Environmental History,” History and Theory 42, no. 4 (Dec. 2003): 5...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 404–406.
Published: 01 May 2016
... trade: the technological changes involving currency, shipping, canals, railroads, iron and steel, the automobile, the airplane, telegraphs, copper, petroleum, and rubber. Among these sinews, I would have liked to have seen the evolution of navies and the use of cannon and firearms in forging the free...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 311–313.
Published: 01 May 2014
... canalizing rivers, terracing land, and identifying qualified labor and sources for building material — is introduced earlier, in chapter 3. Chapters 6–8 are dedicated to the study of the city's form and address aspects that range from the general (the plan, the size and orientation of streets, and the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 364–365.
Published: 01 May 2017
..., animal power, and 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...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 681–682.
Published: 01 November 2014
..., he entered the doctoral program in History at the University of New Mexico, where he worked with Troy Floyd and Ed Lieuwen. Though several family members had worked in Belize and the Panama Canal Zone, Cooney chose to focus his energies not on Central America but on Paraguay, a country that was very...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 533–534.
Published: 01 August 2015
... and army actions to close the Canal del Estero, through which defenders of the city had their most reliable supply route. Segovia's account of the surrender of the city is somewhat anticlimactic given the level of detail given for other dimensions of the siege. This is a fine work that should...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 684–686.
Published: 01 November 2015
.... Bibliography. 469 pp. Paper , $33.00 . Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 In a thorough, analytical study that brings together urban history and the history of the state, Simón Castillo Fernández argues that the canalization of the Mapocho River alongside central Santiago, and the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 739–741.
Published: 01 November 2018
... for public contracts to supply water to the town's residents, along with the council's expense records, open an intriguing window on the vagaries of water supply. Elaborate waterworks were built—canals lined with tiles measuring three hands wide and three and a half hands high—with enough declivity to...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2001) 81 (1): 219–224.
Published: 01 February 2001
...: University of Texas Press, 2000. Illustrations. Map. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xviii, 194 pp. Cloth, $40.00. Paper, $19.95. La minería mexicana de la colonia al siglo XX. Edited by inés herrera canales. Lecturas de historia económica...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2009) 89 (2): 370–371.
Published: 01 May 2009