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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (2): 395–396.
Published: 01 May 1984
...Paul E. Sigmund The Murder of Chile: Eyewitness Accounts of the Coup, the Terror, and the Resistance Today . By Chavkin Samuel . New York : Everest House , 1982 . Illustrations. Index . Pp. 286 . Cloth . $13.95 . Copyright 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 The monthly...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (3): 506–507.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Karen Racine Facing Racial Revolution: Eyewitness Accounts of the Haitian Revolution . Edited by Popkin Jeremy D. . Chicago : Chicago University Press , 2007 . Illustrations. Map. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xv , 400 pp. Cloth , $54.00 . Paper , $19.00 . Copyright 2009...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (1): 155–156.
Published: 01 February 1977
...James Nelson Goodsell Chile’s Days of Terror: Eyewitness Accounts of the Military Coup . Edited by White Judy . Introduction by Yglesias José . New York , 1974 . Pathfinder Press . Illustrations . Pp. 124 . Paper. $1.75 . Diary of a Chilean Concentration Camp...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (1): 3–34.
Published: 01 February 2020
... is well known to historians of piracy, its implications for women's history and African diaspora studies have not been properly contextualized in a period of expanding Atlantic slavery. This article proposes a close reading of contraband cases, parochial registers, slave codes, and eyewitness accounts...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (3): 391–421.
Published: 01 August 2023
...R. Alan Covey Abstract During the Spanish colonization of the Andes, enclosures housing Inca religious women became a near-universal topic for male writers, who used women's sexuality to debate Indigenous civilization, sovereignty, and morality. Eyewitness accounts emphasized enclosed women's labor...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (2): 328–329.
Published: 01 May 1994
... and gave precedence to eyewitness accounts. Starting with “The Letter of Columbus” (1493) and ending with José Barreiro’s “Carib Gallery” (1990), the texts are reproduced in chronological sequence. The sequence is punctuated by five centennial divisions, which reflect the major phases through which Carib...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (1): 121–122.
Published: 01 February 1975
...—such as these two. Campaign Sketches is a reprint of a book written during the war by an American captain who joined Zachary Taylor’s army before it had entered Texas and who remained with it until after the capture of Monterrey. He gives an eyewitness account of Taylor’s early marches and battles and adds...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2001) 81 (3-4): 745–751.
Published: 01 August 2001
... in standard textbooks. 5 Moreover, factual errors abound in this article. Thus the author identifies Staden’s True History as “the earliest account we have of the Tupi Indians from an eyewitness who was captive among them for over nine months” (p. 721). In fact, Staden’s account may be the first...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1973) 53 (3): 569–570.
Published: 01 August 1973
.... The contrast with today’s advanced technology and diminished Martíal spirit is striking. El Combate homérico refers of course to the naval battles off Iquique on May 21, 1879 which gave Chile one of her greatest heroes, Arturo Prat. The author was a journalist who was not an eyewitness of the events...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (4): 633–653.
Published: 01 November 1984
...—as late as the 1940s books appeared in the United States suggesting that Thomas More’s Utopia was written from eyewitness accounts. Going beyond Europo-centric interpretations while meeting American, African, and Pacific civilizations head-on has been an exhilarating but also very difficult task. Here I...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2001) 81 (3-4): 753–756.
Published: 01 August 2001
... they feel is the preserve of German-language scholarship alone. So, for example, despite the fact that it is widely known that the first eyewitness accounts of the Tupi, like Nóbrega’s, come before the account of Staden, the Häberleins utterly miss the point. 1 The importance of Staden...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1973) 53 (3): 565–566.
Published: 01 August 1973
... Brown’s two volumes is devoted to a detailed narrative of Haiti’s eventful public life between 1492 and the mid-1820s. While utilizing mostly second-hand data, the author reveals himself to be a fascinating raconteur. Brown’s eyewitness comments on Haitian main personalities and customs, as well...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (1): 160.
Published: 01 February 1965
... with the text, which is an important, if little used, source and an eyewitness account of large areas of sixteenth-century Spanish America. ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (3): 509–510.
Published: 01 August 1976
... and contemporary eyewitness accounts) as well as a wide range of secondary works to cover the broad chronological sweep beginning with the entrada of José de Escandón in 1747 and closing with the election of Alvaro Obregón to the Mexican presidency in 1920. Copyright 1976 by Duke University Press 1976...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (2): 369.
Published: 01 May 1976
... of the civilian ultra-right. Virtually anyone resident in Chile between 1970 and 1973 feels constrained to write an “objective, eyewitness account of the Allende years.” Few of these come close to objectivity, and this volume is no exception. Rama, a Uruguayan lawyer and journalist who has written some thirty...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1962) 42 (3): 459.
Published: 01 August 1962
... newspaper and eyewitness accounts. Long-known details of the event are verified by the participants, and a few additional minor facts, such as the amount of payment for the murder, are brought to light. Ceja Reyes claims that Martínez’ identification of Calles as the “intellectual author” of the crime...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (1): 128–129.
Published: 01 February 1964
... accounting of events from January 1, 1959, to April 17, 1961. The most compelling reading, however, comes later in the eyewitness accounts of persons arrested in Cuba as a result of the Bay of Pigs invasion April 17, 1961. Through these reports by refugees the full impact and horror of events elsewhere...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (3): 574–575.
Published: 01 August 1977
... in the early 1900s have also been included. But the attempt to recreate life in a frontier mining town and to capture García’s personality fails. The narrative only gains momentum by quoting eyewitness accounts and is curiously wooden in both English and Spanish. Unfortunately, García must await more skilled...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (3): 616.
Published: 01 August 1975
... and his students and of such venerable eyewitnesses as Rubí and Lafora, Oconor, and Croix. The volume closes out with two miscellaneous readings on the patio smelting process and on Spanish and Indian irrigation systems. The editor advertises this volume rather too effusively as a compilation...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (4): 716.
Published: 01 November 1980
... and credible eyewitness. C. L. Sonnichsen is to be complimented for his efforts in reshaping an overlarge manuscript with many expendable parts into a living document of border history. All and all, the book promises a fine time for historians. ...