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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (3): 572–573.
Published: 01 August 1969
...Lester D. Langley Dagger in the Heart will be read with suspicion by scholars, who cannot accept Lazo’s conclusions about Castro’s rise to power. It will be welcomed, unfortunately, by many others, who, in the aftermath of Castro’s affiliation with the Soviet bloc, have not stopped screaming...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (3): 520–521.
Published: 01 August 1976
...-colonial status. Lest we suppose that CIA operations are confined to a few cloaks and daggers, a report on Laos demonstrates the vast scale of covert intervention in that unhappy nation’s civil war. An alternative scenario was played in the “Destabilization of Chile.” There, with enough money...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (2): 324–325.
Published: 01 May 1997
... stereotypes about Mexicans. The general population grew up “full of prejudice and fanaticism” (p. 52) and the “dagger of the treacherous assassin” often lurked behind the Mexican elite’s “exceptionally polite manners” (p. 54). In the introduction and in brief paragraphs preceding each chapter, the editors...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (3): 637–638.
Published: 01 August 2000
... archives in Moscow until Spenser dug it out. This information on spicy topics such as the secret travels of Comintern agents and the social lives of Soviet ambassadors, combines with lively accounts from the Mexican, British, and U.S. diplomatic records to produce a montage of cloak-and-dagger diplomacy...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (3): 502–504.
Published: 01 August 2009
... of African retentions from his extensive colonial research while carefully critiquing several schools of thought, including those of Frank Tannenbaum and Sidney Mintz, as well as the “cloak and dagger Africologists” (p. 87) who see African retentions everywhere. He stresses that African-derived cultural...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1979) 59 (3): 552–554.
Published: 01 August 1979
... with the descriptions of codes and the often disruptive internal politics of the Nazi cloak-and-dagger world, but is not told what, if anything, came of all this activity. Indeed there is a comic opera air to much of this story. Hilton seems amused by the invincible Reich sending one of its most clever agents, Josef...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (4): 637–676.
Published: 01 November 1989
..., and returns. The dance/fight and the accompanying music are the focus of the effort, developed in organized clubs and training schools presided over by master teachers. This activity developed from an earlier form of deadly foot fighting, often assisted by daggers, razors, stones, and clubs, practiced...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (2): 205–215.
Published: 01 May 2023
... by church bells and town criers than by swords and daggers. 14 Moreover, although most of the work in this joint issue focuses on questions related to Indigenous history, a consideration of scholarship in an allied field shows a similar pattern, one that extends across time. Matt D. Childs's article...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (2): 226–250.
Published: 01 May 1975
... to be present to bring his miners to quell a tumult of pícaros , the situation was soon completely out of hand. Figueroa, emboldened from having consumed a quantity of brandy on an empty stomach, and startled by demands for his arrest, drew his dagger and led the militiamen out of the building...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1963) 43 (1): 95–108.
Published: 01 February 1963
... of the leaders of the Jewish community knew how to indulge in “cloak and dagger” tactics. They placed their servants and slaves in the Inquisition jails to carry messages back and forth and between the prisoners. There are other instances of brazenness or even defiance of the Inquisition. This may mean...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (2): 215–232.
Published: 01 May 1969
... brandished huge daggers. After witnessing one of these Italians knife another to death, an Argentine army officer bitterly scoffs: “Look at him !. . . They say it is these men who bring progress and civilization.” 31 Equally critical was José S. Álvarez, a short story writer popular around 1910. His...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (3): 525–547.
Published: 01 August 2002
... of the official policy: To protect themselves from harassment by the police, these idlers organized themselves … and this was really the reason why the art of capoeiragem among us ceased to be a typically Afro-Brazilian diversion to sink into crime and sexual aberrations—into gangs armed with daggers...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (3): 475–498.
Published: 01 August 2004
... “out of nothing, for the sole excuse of testing daggers.” 19 Much was made of the scenes provoked by protagonists, who were always described as overcome by fits of anger, their faces covered in blood, with an enraged gaze—the very picture of savagery. This precarious vision of popular violence...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1967) 47 (1): 50–74.
Published: 01 February 1967
..., and other idolatrous people, who will build temples to all their detestable deities, in whose honor they will publicly make prostitutes of virgins, sacrifice men to the sun and women to the moon, and offer up the blood of innocent children taken out from their homes at the point of daggers.. . . You...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1987) 67 (2): 271–300.
Published: 01 May 1987
..., [and in a world] of uncontrolled ambition, the doors are open for crime, dynamite, and the dagger. In such moral chaos . . . societies slide into anarchy, symptomizing their illnesses in events like this revolutionary strike.” 95 The solution, he declared, was to return to “Christian morality.” In early...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (1): 41–71.
Published: 01 February 2012
... the health of Mexico City to “those cities on the edge of the Ganges” due to the invasion of dust, and they equated the destruction of forests with the nation stabbing its own heart with a dagger. 61 The Forestry Agency issued a stinging critique of Congress for not passing forest legislation while...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (3): 423–456.
Published: 01 August 2017
... and that they knew the products that they demanded: “these simple people may be seen daily in any store in the country asking for such articles as a ‘trumpet,’ ‘kettle,’ ‘alligator,’ ‘the arm with a dagger’ . . . and the merchant knows, of course, that his customer must have the machete . . . carrying the trade mark...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (2): 319–353.
Published: 01 May 2016
... has placed the dagger in the assassin's hand? His action is no less murderous.” The court expressed concern that if this case were not punishable by death, the precedent could “encourage delinquents to proclaim a political principle.” Since the law did not specify what punishment was applicable...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (1): 77–112.
Published: 01 February 2000
... Indians with sword and dagger” and “impeding the irrigation of our lands, tyrannically taking the water that since God created the world is ours.” The ayllu sought compensation, but the corregidor only ordered the individual most responsible to leave them in peace and allow them to irrigate their lands...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (3): 413–445.
Published: 01 August 1991
... Espadero 12 Horseshoer Herrador 10 Locksmith Cerrajero 6 Smelter Fundidor 4 Refiner Afinador 3 Armorer Armero 2 Knife maker Cuchillero 2 Dagger maker Puñalero 1 71 Leatherworking trades Shoemaker Zapatero 18 Tanner Curtidor 12 Saddler...