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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (2): 435–436.
Published: 01 May 1970
...James L. Crouthamel Pioneering in South Brazil. Three Years of Forest and Prairie Life in the Province of Paraná . 2 vols. By Bigg-Wither Thomas P. . New York , 1968 . Greenwood Press . Illustrations. Maps. Table. Appendix . Pp. xiii , 378 ; x , 328 . $25.00 . Copyright...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1947) 27 (3): 542–544.
Published: 01 August 1947
...T. B. Davis, Jr. Copyright 1947 by Duke University Press 1947 David Curtis De Forest and the Revolution of Buenos Aires . By Keen Benjamin . [ Yale Historical Publications, Miscellany, XLVI .] ( New Haven : Yale University Press , 1947 . Pp. 186 . Illustrations. $3.00 .) ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (2): 368–369.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Othín Baños Ramírez Mexican Rural Development and the Plumed Serpent: Technology and Maya Cosmology in the Tropical Forest of Campeche, Mexico . By Faust Betty Bernice . Foreword by Meggers Betty J. . Westport, Conn. : Bergin & Garvey , 1998 . Photographs. Illustrations...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2001) 81 (2): 416–417.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Michael Edward Stanfield Colonization as Exploitation in the Amazon Rain Forest, 1758–1911 . By Anderson Robin L. . Gainesville : University Press of Florida , 1999 . Maps. Tables. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index . x , 197 pp. Cloth , $49.95 . Copyright 2001 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (1): 170–172.
Published: 01 February 1999
...Janet M. Chernela Guyana, Fragile Frontier: Loggers, Miners, and Forest Peoples . By Colchester Marcus . London : Latin America Bureau ; Gloucestershire : World Rainforest Movement ; Kingston , Jamaica: Ian Randle Publishers . 1997 . Maps. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (1): 131–132.
Published: 01 February 1992
...David McCreery Forest Society: A Social History of Peten, Guatemala . By Schwartz Norman . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 1990 . Photographs. Maps. Tables. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiv , 367 pp. Paper . $13.95 . Copyright 1992 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (2): 410.
Published: 01 May 1984
...Jeremy A. Sabloff Once Beneath the Forest: Prehistoric Terracing in the Río Bec Region of the Maya Lowlands . By Turner B. L. II . Boulder : Westview Press , 1983 . Figures. Tables. Illustrations. Maps. Notes. Appendixes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xv , 209 . Paper . $17.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1959) 39 (2): 345.
Published: 01 May 1959
...Charles Wagley Wai-Wai. Through the Forest North of the Amazon . By Guppy Nicholas . New York , 1958 . E. P. Dutton . Illustrations. Index. Glossary . Pp. x , 373 . 85.95 . Copyright 1959 by Duke University Press 1959 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1953) 33 (2): 255–256.
Published: 01 May 1953
...John P. Harrison The Immaculate Forest . By Philipson W. R. . ( New York : Philosophical Library, Inc. , 1952 . Pp. 218 . Illustrations, maps, index . $4.50 .) Copyright 1953 by Duke University Press 1953 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1962) 42 (3): 449.
Published: 01 August 1962
...E. E. Hegen The Cloud Forest . By Matthiessen Peter . New York , 1961 . The Viking Press . Illustrations. Index . Pp. 280 . $6.50 . Copyright 1962 by Duke University Press 1962 Thirty or even only twenty years ago the title of this book would have read simply: By Boat...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (3): 600–601.
Published: 01 August 1996
...Roger L. Cunniff With Broadax and Firebrand: The Destruction of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest . By Dean Warren . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1995 . Maps. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography , xx , 482 pp. Cloth. $38.00 . Copyright 1996 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1986) 66 (4): 806–808.
Published: 01 November 1986
... passion which makes pale those of the modern novelist. This is due as much to the author’s craft as to racy dialogue of the Yanomami themselves. Through Lizot’s descriptive powers, one breathes the forest environment; experiences the tropical rainfall; inhales the dampness of the vegetation; and hears...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (1): 131–132.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Anne Hanley Industrial Forests and Mechanical Marvels , which recently received honorable mention for the Brazil Section book prize of the Latin American Studies Association, is as accessible and engaging as it is smart. Cribelli lets the sources shape the book, taking her cues about anxieties...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1962) 42 (4): 607.
Published: 01 November 1962
...Omer C. Stewart The Upland Pine Forests of Nicaragua: A Study in Cultural Plant Geography . By Genevan William M. . Berkeley , 1961 . University of California Press . University of California Publications in Geography , Volume 12 , No. 4 . Pp. 251 - 320 . $1.50 . Copyright...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (2): 371–373.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Thomas D. Rogers La Frontera: Forests and Ecological Conflict in Chile's Frontier Territory . By Klubock Thomas Miller . Radical Perspectives . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2014 . Photographs. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. ix, 385 pp. Paper , $27.95 . Copyright ©...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (2): 383–384.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Evan R. Ward Political Landscapes: Forests, Conservation, and Community in Mexico . By Boyer Christopher R. . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2015 . Map. Figures. Notes. Appendixes. Bibliography. Index. xix, 337 pp. Paper , $26.95 . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (3): 535–570.
Published: 01 August 2006
... and forestation to resolve ecological and social problems on the frontier. In 1939, a group of landless peasants petitioned for land grants within the Valdivia forest reserve. The peasants’ petition was rejected in favor of a competing petition from the Compañía Siderúrgica e Industrial de Valdivia. The company...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (1): 211–212.
Published: 01 February 2007
...David Block Landscapes of Power and Identity: Comparative Histories in the Sonoran Desert and the Forests of Amazonia from Colony to Republic . By Radding Cynthia . Durham : Duke University Press , 2005 . Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (2): 316–318.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Matthew Vitz Mathews presents Oaxaca’s forests as an agent in their own right, but it is not always clear how such agency fits into his larger narrative about communities’ interactions with the state’s knowledge claims. When he mentions how the different regeneration processes of pine and oak...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (3): 505–506.
Published: 01 August 1994
...Marianne Schmink Changing Tropical Forests: Historical Perspectives on Today’s Challenges in Central and South America . Edited by Steen Harold K. and Tucker Richard P. Proceedings of a Conference Sponsored by the Forest History Society and IUFRO Forest History Group . Durham...