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Hispanic American Historical Review (1967) 47 (1): 94–95.
Published: 01 February 1967
...Charles Gibson La cronología de la historia incaica. Estudio crítico . By Wedin Åke . Madrid , 1963 . Instituto Ibero-Americano Gotemburgo Suecia . Notes. Index . Pp. 86 . Paper. El sistema decimal en el imperio incaico. Estudio sobre estructura política, división territorial...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1979) 59 (2): 317–318.
Published: 01 May 1979
... Recently there has been a revived interest in the fate of the Brazilian Indian. Of some two and a half million people in 1500 less than one-hundred thousand still exist. Some anthropologists and journalists have called the process of decimation “ethnocide” and even “genocide.” The cause of recent...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (3): 578–580.
Published: 01 August 2000
... into. In the decimal system of the Quechua, a unit of ten is made up of a set of two fives, the first five (odd) united or paired with its even unit of five (six to ten). Enumeration is therefore also always concerned with a sense of completeness, balance and symmetry that is an ideal to be achieved. Tawañaquen...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (2): 376–378.
Published: 01 May 1984
...,” John H. Rowe carefully analyzes the various categories of individuals who were relocated to serve the state— yanacona, camayo, mitima— and shows how these resettled people served to erode provincial loyalties and spread the ideology of Inca expansion. In “Inca Decimal Organization in the Lake Titicaca...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (4): 691–719.
Published: 01 November 1996
... to White, Mar. 30, 1931, NA, RG 59, State Dept. Decimal File 819.00-Revolutions/48, U.S. Leg. to Panama. 50 República de Panamá, Secretario del Estado, “Memoria que hace el Secretario de Estado en el despacho de relaciones exteriores presenta a la Asamblea Nacional en sus sesiones ordinarias de 1936...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (1): 1–26.
Published: 01 February 1969
... an accumulation of footnotes I have not in most cases cited documents so published. Where it seemed desirable I have cited unpublished documents in the State Department decimal file in the National Archives. 2 For a good discussion of the Haitian attitude in 1929, see Professor Rayford W. Logan’s article...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (1): 203.
Published: 01 February 1969
... drawings illustrate the text. The first section deals with mnemonic knots from the simple counts used in several primitive societies to the highly complex Inca quipu with its positional decimal system. The discussion of the quipu is based largely on the earlier work of L. Leland Locke, Erland...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (2): 419–420.
Published: 01 May 1983
... and have been available in the National Archives and on microfilm for years. They are printed here without the identifying decimal numbers. The editor asserts that they comprise “significant historical material” and also “additional fragments to a complex mosaic vividly depicting the confusion, rage...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (2): 341–342.
Published: 01 May 1972
... bibliography rather than awaiting a more extensive one. The arrangement is that of the decimal system (Dewey or Universal), ranging from general works in the 000s to geography, biography, and history in the 900s with entries alphabetical by author within each classification. There is no author index...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (2): 356–357.
Published: 01 May 1968
... found conditions virtually unchanged: a country dominated by its history of isolation, the same repressive government in power, a social structure still suffering from the decimation of two disastrous wars and political exile, an economy too dependent on Argentina, and one of the lowest per capita...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (4): 762.
Published: 01 November 1968
... and medical roles of physicians and surgeons during the celebrated campaigns of Bolívar in Venezuela. The Liberator himself “was somewhat skeptical about the medicine of his era” (p. 99), an understandable attitude toward a primitive profession. Physicians everywhere blamed yellow fever, which decimated both...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (4): 790–791.
Published: 01 November 1989
... of most of the tin mines and the virtual decimation of the tin miners’ unions (and their partial conversion to coca growers) marks a new chapter in Bolivian political economy rather than an extension of the past. Notwithstanding this critical commentary, this is a highly readable and informative account...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (3): 544–545.
Published: 01 August 1978
... chapter, Wagley describes his itinerary, field conditions, acquaintances, informants, problems of learning the language, and difficulties in working systematically with people whose sense of time and priorities differed from his. There follows a review of the “Decimation and Survival” of the group...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (1): 132–133.
Published: 01 February 1980
... the execution of enemy officers after having decimated Villa’s cavalry at Celaya. But the book ends on a high nationalistic note concerning the 1916 firefight with a portion of Pershing’s expeditionary force at El Carrizal in Chihuahua. It is difficult to tell by the context and punctuation when the author...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (4): 749.
Published: 01 November 1978
... in the bloodshed, and had been forced to flee the family coffee finca located in upland Caldas department. For ten years he was, as he tells it, the bane of malefactors who roamed Colombia’s central cordillera, one such being the infamous Zarpazo, whose guerrilla band the author single-handedly decimated. Buitrago...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (3): 433–434.
Published: 01 August 1992
... key dancers and further reduced Iberian influence on the ballet. Italian and, increasingly, French models set the standard until the fall of the Second Empire. Periodic cholera epidemics likewise emptied theaters and decimated the ranks of performers. Finally, endemic rural crime and violence...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (1): 100–101.
Published: 01 February 1997
... a significant additional contribution to our understanding of the drastic changes in Amazonian Indians’ lifeways brought about by the European conquest. These changes resulted not only in decimation, missionization, forced migration, enslavement, and acculturation, but also in differentially creative native...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1987) 67 (2): 333–334.
Published: 01 May 1987
... with Davies’s lengthy decimation of Immanuel Velikovsky and Erich von Däniken and the like, who find it easier to envision visits of aliens or Phoenician and Chinese shuttle service across the Atlantic and Pacific than to believe in the possibility of Amerindian originality. The best parts of the book...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1979) 59 (4): 717–718.
Published: 01 November 1979
... was Caribbean-centered. When deposits of alluvial gold gave out, the Spaniards of Hispaniola became ranchers and sugar planters; they imported African slaves to replace the decimated Indian population. Few regions in the New World could rival the fertile, rain-swept Caribbean as an ideal place for producing...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (4): 741–742.
Published: 01 November 1999
... accepted explanations—the actions of the Spaniards as vilified in the so-called Black Legend, and the decimating effects of Old World diseases. Cook concludes that while warfare, overwork, and cruelty claimed the lives of many native Americans, epidemic disease was by far the most important factor...