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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2003) 83 (3): 583–584.
Published: 01 August 2003
...John V. Lombardi Haciendas y posesiones de la Compañía de Jesús en Venezuela: El Colegio de Caracas en el siglo XVIII. By jaime torres sánchez. Seville: Universidad de Sevilla, 2001. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Appendixes. Bibliography. xxii, 341 pp. Paper. 2003 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2004) 84 (4): 737–738.
Published: 01 November 2004
...Kathy Waldron El Cabildo de Caracas (1750–1821). By lila mago de chópite and josé j. hernández palomo. Seville: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Escuela de Estudios Hispano-Americanos / Cabildo Metropolitano de Caracas / Universidad Pedagógica Experimental Libertador, 2002...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2010) 90 (4): 661–695.
Published: 01 November 2010
... in the early 1980s by residents of Venezuela's largest urban housing project, the 23 de Enero in downtown Caracas. Coupling archival data and oral history interviews, the article reconstructs the protest and its context to show how residents balanced a formerly contradictory experience of electoral...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 531–533.
Published: 01 August 2015
... Duke University Press 2015 In Los mantuanos en la corte española: Una relación cisatlántica (1783–1825) , Alejandro Cardozo Uzcátegui offers a complex portrait of elite Caracas society at home and abroad. These elites, known as mantuanos for their sumptuary privileges, and a new group of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 237–269.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Federal District (Caracas) 39,000 140,000 Delta Amacuro Territory 1,000 2,500 Totals 284,850 605,750 Source : Memoria de hacienda correspondiente al año comprendido del 19 de marzo de 1913 al 19 de marzo de 1914 (Caracas: Tipografía Empresa El Cojo, 1914), cxix; Memoria de hacienda...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2010) 90 (3): 489–522.
Published: 01 August 2010
... brought him to this precarious situation had begun a few days earlier, when he stood in a Caracas plaza and watched as a cartload of women accused as godas (Span- ish loyalists) was driven out of the city. He had spoken with another onlooker, Lameda Cipriana. Though the two did not know each other...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2010) 90 (4): v.
Published: 01 November 2010
... Development Studies, CENDES) at the Universidad Central de Venezuela, and later held a Five College Fellowship at Hampshire College in 2006 –  7. He is currently at work on a book manuscript titled “ ‘A Weapon as Powerful as the Vote’: Street Protest and Electoral Politics in Caracas, Venezuela before...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 763–764.
Published: 01 November 2016
... community politics of the iconic residential blocks and the large barrios strewn at their feet in western Caracas known as the 23 de Enero (“el 23”), an area located a few blocks away from the seat of government that has a symbolic and politically charged legacy for modern Venezuelan democracy. Developed...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 526–528.
Published: 01 August 2015
... top echelon of the royal administration when Ensenada selected him to suppress the León revolt that had erupted in Caracas in 1749. Baudot argues that his success in doing so, characterized by prudence, good sense, and a dogged dedication to royal service, led to his promotion to intendant general of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 595–597.
Published: 01 August 2016
... University Press 2016 In We Are the State! , Cristobal Valencia makes an undeniable and welcome contribution to existing literature on popular organizing in Venezuela's Bolivarian Revolution, providing an ethnographic richness grounded in the barrios of El Valle and Coche in southern Caracas...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2010) 90 (4): 589–590.
Published: 01 November 2010
.... The very word “marginalization” uses a spatial metaphor for social exclu- sion, and the lived dynamics of residential divides are front and center in Ale- jandro Velasco’s essay, which examines a series of garbage truck hijackings in one working-­class housing development in Caracas in 1981 –  82...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 605–634.
Published: 01 November 2018
... attempted to implement innovative economic projects stemming from the newly created economic societies. 2 The first such petition came from Veracruz in 1781, but by 1789 many colonial cities had followed suit, including Buenos Aires (1784), Caracas (1785), Guatemala (1787), Cartagena de Indias (1789...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2010) 90 (3): 423–454.
Published: 01 August 2010
... true that Spanish Americans were both aware of and interested in the process of the American Revolution.7 George Washington and Benjamin Franklin were well-known figures. Thomas Paine’sRights of Man was translated into Spanish at least five times, in Caracas 1811( ), Santiago de...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2005) 85 (3): 485–487.
Published: 01 August 2005
...- torical and literary scholarship in Venezuela. His Obras (Caracas, 1981–2002), published in 21 volumes to date, provide the defi nitive chronicle of his work as author, editor, and compiler. These volumes include not only monographs, essays, and bibliographies, but also his many frequently unsigned...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2005) 85 (3): 487–490.
Published: 01 August 2005
...- torical and literary scholarship in Venezuela. His Obras (Caracas, 1981–2002), published in 21 volumes to date, provide the defi nitive chronicle of his work as author, editor, and compiler. These volumes include not only monographs, essays, and bibliographies, but also his many frequently unsigned...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 576–578.
Published: 01 August 2017
... and Betancourt became fast friends, establishing a direct telephone line between the White House and Miraflores, the presidential palace in Caracas. During the 1960s, the United States also successfully promoted democracy and modernization in Colombia and Costa Rica. Throughout his book, Miller...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 374–376.
Published: 01 May 2015
... consolidation of informal neighborhoods there. In this set of eight essays, in addition to a fine series of pictures of Rio de Janeiro's slums, the authors revisit different mainland cities, including Managua, Santiago, Mexico City, Buenos Aires, Caracas, and Rio de Janeiro. The book focuses particularly on the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 382–384.
Published: 01 May 2015
... careful description of the physical space of the streets and city of Caracas overall. The street is therefore the space where beauty becomes exhibited and where dozens of transformistas perform their sexual work. In those streets, violence and marginalization are also practiced. The author's position...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 166–167.
Published: 01 February 2016
... same crisis, commodity exporters in Cuba, Caracas, and Buenos Aires aimed for free trade beyond imperial channels. As challenges escalated, there was no general Spanish American interest. The Cádiz merchants pivotal to so much from 1808 to 1814 aimed to keep New Spain's silver arriving to sustain their...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 February 2016
..., then scholars of the country's recent past will benefit from this book. La política petrolera venezolana: Una perspectiva histórica 1922/2005 . By McBeth Brian S. . Caracas : CELAUP , 2014 . Tables. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. 249 pp. Paper . Copyright © 2016 by Duke...