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Published: 01 November 2000
Figure 13 Cannibal Rites Source: Letts, Hans Staden , 155. Figure 13. Cannibal Rites Source: Letts, Hans Staden, 155. More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (3): 495–496.
Published: 01 August 1993
...Irving Rouse Cannibal Encounters: Europeans and Island Caribs, 1492-1763 . By Boucher Philip P. . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press , 1992 . Plates. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xii , 217 pp. Cloth . $32.95 . Copyright 1993 by Duke University Press 1993...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (1): 103–104.
Published: 01 February 1999
... . Illustrations. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index . vi , 247 pp. Cloth, $38.00 . Copyright 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Cannibals is a translation of Le Cannibale: grandeur et décadence (Paris, 1994). The English subtitle suggests what is conveyed by the main title in French: that...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (1): 146–148.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Eve M. Duffy; Alida C. Metcalf Hans Staden’s True History: An Account of Cannibal Captivity in Brazil . By Staden Hans . Edited and translated by Whitehead Neil L. and Harbsmeier Michael . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2008 . Illustrations. Maps. Notes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (3): 504–507.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Janet Chernela Native Brazil: Beyond the Convert and the Cannibal, 1500–1900 . Edited by Langfur Hal . Diálogos . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 2014 . Photographs. Maps. Figures. Tables. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. xvi, 285 pp. Paper , $29.95...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (4): 721–751.
Published: 01 November 2000
...Figure 13 Cannibal Rites Source: Letts, Hans Staden , 155. Figure 13. Cannibal Rites Source: Letts, Hans Staden, 155. ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (3): 516–518.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Surekha Davies Insatiable Appetites: Imperial Encounters with Cannibals in the North Atlantic World . By Kelly L. Watson . Early American Places . New York : New York University Press , 2015 . Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiii, 239 pp. Cloth , $40.00 . Copyright © 2018...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1973) 53 (1): 178.
Published: 01 February 1973
... pattern was followed in selecting items. Identifications of “cannibalism” and “José Emazabel” are found but nothing on the more significant “Congress of Cúcuta” and Pedro Claver. The most glaring error was the implication that Luis Drago was a Venezuelan Minister of Foreign Affairs. An extensive...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (4): 647–648.
Published: 01 November 1964
... and the Caribbean zone. Although employing different techniques, historians will like the scholarly quality and ample documentation of this work. The book is comprised of eight studies or essays which cover a range of subjects from folklore to cannibalism. The chapter entitled, “The Cannibalism of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (3): 629.
Published: 01 August 1991
... Caribbean.” The editor’s notes and glossary help to trace the boat’s zigzag course through the western Caribbean. Upon arrival in the Lesser Antilles on the brink of starvation, the crew threw itself on the mercy of supposedly ferocious cannibals, the Caribs of Martinique. The author’s ten-month stay in a...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2001) 81 (3-4): 753–756.
Published: 01 August 2001
...Neil L. Whitehead Copyright 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 It is a necessary scholarly duty to inform the readers of HAHR of the inaccurate nature of the Häberlein’s misdirected, and rather petulant, “critique” of my discussion in “Hans Staden and the Cultural Politics of Cannibalism...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (2): 328–329.
Published: 01 May 1994
... cannibals of lore. It is as if someone went to Jurassic Park and found it inhabited by Barneys. Wild Majesty “is not a history of the relations between Caribs and outsiders” (p. 4). It is an act of cultural creation. By carefully selecting “eyewitness accounts” (p. 5) and arranging them in historical...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (4): 681–694.
Published: 01 November 2000
... text not only because they were both lived and recorded but because the European fascination and appropriation of indigenous sexuality along with accusations of indigenous cannibalism colored their perceptions of Brazil’s native inhabitants. Later similar perceptions guided European interactions with...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (3): 504–505.
Published: 01 August 2009
... discussion focuses on the old chestnut of cannibalism. Abulafia pronounces himself “convinced there were cannibals in the Caribbean” (p. xvi), a conviction reiterated more frequently and more forcefully than the significance of the topic itself would warrant, which leads one to suspect an investment of a...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (2): 340–341.
Published: 01 May 2020
... specific visual tropes and connects them to emerging ethnographic theories. French depictions of indigenous populations in Brazil, the association of the Guaraní with cannibalism, and the myth of Patagonian gigantism are only a few of her major examples. Davies draws on an impressive range of maps—more...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (3): 464–465.
Published: 01 August 1995
... in “On Biological Exchanges Between Two Worlds,” with some emphasis on disease. Linda A. Newson provides an excellent summary of past and present research on the “Demographic Collapse of Native Peoples of the Americas, 1492-1650.” Finally, Warwick Bray’s “Crop Plants and Cannibals: Early European...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (3): 489–490.
Published: 01 August 2013
... and about whom the True History is written, receive considerably less discussion. The one chapter devoted to Staden’s captivity among the Tupinambá emphasizes a recounting of Staden’s story with short asides about Tupinambá culture, including an understandable emphasis on cannibalism. Still, the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (2): 392–393.
Published: 01 May 2003
... portrays that culture. She argues that the conquistador’s would-be ethnographic contribution is marred by his continual harping on what emerge in his Historia verdadera as the “essential traits” of Mexica life: human sacrifice, cannibalism, sodomy, and larceny—the first two in particular being his...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2005) 85 (1): 132–133.
Published: 01 February 2005
... appropriate chroniclers and relevant sources are carefully discussed in this section. The author groups engravings representing Native Americans according to five themes: first contacts, dress and adornments, cannibalism, idolatry, and allegories of the American continent. The European public of the sixteenth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (4): 690–691.
Published: 01 November 1993
... in the mold of cannibals and savages. Alonso Valencia Llanos book is an attempt to rescue the Pijao, the Yalcón, and the indigenous groups of the Chocó from such pervasive clichés by highlighting their resistance to Spanish domination. His task is by no means simple; the documentary traces left by...