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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 362–364.
Published: 01 May 2017
...-occupation than previously understood. Tillman's page-turning account of the period leading up to the invasion convincingly explains how and why it happened. Established in April 1917, the Guardia Nacional Dominicana was planned as a peacekeeping “constabulary” but quickly “became a central component in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2012) 92 (2): 331–333.
Published: 01 May 2012
..., and specifically to the little-studied but much- mentioned rural constabulary corps that came to high prominence during the regime of Porfirio Díaz, the Rurales. Vanderwood’s doctoral dissertation, com- pleted in 1969, was entitled “The Rurales: Mexico’s Rural Police Force, 1861– 1914.” After its...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2003) 83 (2): 295–344.
Published: 01 May 2003
... rustler, Trujillo had come to power through the National Guard, the constabulary force trained during the U.S. military occupation (1916 – 24), by means of a coup d’état rather than an elec- tion. The Foro mimicked a form of popular speech characteristic of the intense rivalry and status competition...