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Hispanic American Historical Review (1919) 2 (1): 74–76.
Published: 01 February 1919
...William Lytle Schurz The Quest of El Dorado . By Zahm J. A. ( Mozans H. J. ). ( New York and London : D. Appleton and Company , 1917 . Pp. xiv , 261 . Illustrated .) Copyright 1919 by Duke University Press 1919 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1943) 23 (1): 132–133.
Published: 01 February 1943
...Madaline W. Nichols The Knight of El Dorado . By Arciniegas Germán . Translation by Adams Mildred . ( New York : The Viking Press , 1942 . Pp. 301 . $3.00 .) Copyright 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (4): 744–745.
Published: 01 November 1999
...John C. Super Entre el hambre y el Dorado: mito y contacto alimentario en las huestes de conquista del XVI . By Céspedes Ricardo Piqueras . Nuestra America, no. 2 . Seville : Diputación de Sevilla , 1997 . Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. 283 pp. Paper...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1958) 38 (4): 570.
Published: 01 November 1958
...Clifford Evans The Marches of El Dorado: British Guiana, Brazil, Venezuela . By Swan Michael . Boston , 1958 . Beacon Press . Illustrations. Maps. Appendices. Bibliography. Index . Pp. 304 . $4.95 . Copyright 1958 by Duke University Press 1958 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (2): 284–286.
Published: 01 May 1968
... of the compulsive Doradists . . .” [p. 387]). Numerous lesser seekers also receive mention in the account. In fact, the only real shortcoming of the work is its occasionally too-enthusiastic effort to tie more of the Conquest than is justified to the theme of the search for El Dorado. The lure of the fabulous...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (3): 544–545.
Published: 01 August 1982
...Anthony Stocks The Peasants of El Dorado: Conflict and Contradiction in a Peruvian Frontier Settlement . By Shoemaker Robin . Ithaca : Cornell University Press , 1981 . Tables. Notes. Figures. Bibliography. Index . Pp. 265 . Cloth. $19.50 . Copyright 1982 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1985) 65 (2): 387–388.
Published: 01 May 1985
... that are needed to follow the text and that are lost in his maps, which show only segments of the whole region. Passage through El Dorado: Traveling the World’s Last Great Wilderness . By Kandell Jonathan . New York : William Morrow and Co. , 1984 . Maps. Bibliography. Index . Pp. 312 . Cloth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (3): 527–528.
Published: 01 August 2022
... America, particularly in this region, is largely fictitious” (p. 11). She accomplishes this by linking today's Appalachia with Spanish Apalache and the myth of El Dorado, highlighting the importance of the search for gold to the colonization of the Appalachian states of Virginia and the Carolinas from...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1990) 70 (2): 295–325.
Published: 01 May 1990
... in the Eighteenth Century MAP 1:. The Rio Branco and Surrounding Areas in the Eighteenth Century The earliest European approaches to the region were inspired by the legend of El Dorado, the “Gilded Man,” a native ruler so rich in gold that (according to some versions) he was anointed with the precious...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (4): 739–740.
Published: 01 November 2009
..., and Venezuela. He emphasizes that Hilton and the Rockefellers provided models that influenced all subsequent resort hotel projects by French (Club Med) and Spanish (Barceló and Sol Meliá) corporations. Ward looks primarily at: the Dorado Beach Hotel (Rockefeller) and Caribe Hilton, both in San Juan, Puerto...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (1): 178.
Published: 01 February 1968
... the adventures of the young Orellana with the Pizarro clan, and then moves on to the Gonzalo Pizarro Expedition of 1541 from Quito eastward into the land of Cinammon and El Dorado. This exciting tale of adventure, well told and based on authentic information, is recommended for the historian who wishes to get...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (2): 191–221.
Published: 01 May 2022
... themselves to the crown as zealous frontier explorers did not hesitate to revive old myths of El Dorado, promising precious metal mines in an Amazonian lake. 92 The idea had been kept alive. For instance, in a 1745 map summarizing the results of a decade of travel in the Americas, French academician...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (2): 264.
Published: 01 May 1964
...Mario Rodríguez Some eighty delegates, most of them Latin Americans, gathered together at the Dorado Beach Hotel in San Juan, Puerto Rico, from March 1 to 4, 1960, to discuss the problems which surround relations between the United States and Latin America. The previous fall the Sixteenth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (1): 161–162.
Published: 01 February 1965
...Donald C. Cutter While El Dorado is the title, portions of this work deal with Cundinamarca, the search for Meta and Omagua, and the expeditions of Ursúa and Aguirre. Then, switching locale to the North American continent, Bandelier treats such topics as the Amazons, The Seven Cities, Coronado...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1979) 59 (3): 574–575.
Published: 01 August 1979
... the introduction of the new (especially plants and animals) into the Spanish world, and via the elaboration of Old World preconceptions (El Dorado, Seven Cities of Cíbola, The Amazons) in the face of New World reality. Angel Rosenblat’s social history is based predominantly on literary sources. His point...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (1): 179.
Published: 01 February 1977
... in search of El Dorado and the Omaguas in 1560-1561 which led to Aguirre’s voyage to the sea and rebellion against Spanish authority, and, treated briefly in an epilogue, the journey of Father Cristóbal de Acuña from Quito to the Atlantic in the company of a Portuguese party led by Pedro de Texeira in 1639...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1990) 70 (2): v.
Published: 01 May 1990
... Project, 1987-88, which was one of the largest investigations ever undertaken of a Brazilian rainforest. His books include The Conquest of the Incas (1970), Red Gold: The Conquest of the Brazilian Indians (1978), The Search for El Dorado (1978), and Amazon Frontier: The Defeat of the Brazilian...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (4): 719–720.
Published: 01 November 1978
... is welcome. Trinidad possessed neither mineral wealth nor sophisticated aboriginal cultures with which to attract large numbers of Spanish settlers. It was mainly a military base from which expeditions ventured forth in search of the fabled El Dorado. The crown did little to encourage investment in human...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1979) 59 (3): 498–499.
Published: 01 August 1979
... and underdevelopment, failure and defeat, rather than material progress and democratic advance. The conquest, coming so soon after the Reconquest, fastened outworn Iberian patterns on Latin America that are still evident. The El Dorado spirit was mischievous. Access to land was usually restricted, hence latifundia...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (3): 636–637.
Published: 01 August 1970
... within their grasp (the El Dorado of Amazonia? the “other” Peru?), while pursuing the more mundane tasks of slave hunting and sugar cane growing. Equally interesting to those wishing to compare Portuguese and Spanish attitudes is the discussion in Chapter 11 of the lesser concern evidenced...