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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (4): 753–755.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Frank Andre Guridy Guantánamo: A Working-Class History between Empire and Revolution . By Lipman Jana K. . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2009 . Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index. x , 325 pp. Cloth , $60.00 . Paper , $24.95...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (3): 540–542.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Megan J. Feeney Guantánamo: An American History is at its best when Hansen maintains his focus on the bay. In some cases, Hansen lingers too long on scholarly territory exceedingly well trodden by other historians, such as the ideological justifications for America’s “Empire of Liberty...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1986) 66 (3): 509–539.
Published: 01 August 1986
... of all pressure on the land. By 1907, the population density of southeastern Oriente was among the highest in Cuba. With the exception of Guantánamo, all the municipios were above the national average of 18 inhabitants per square kilometer. Santiago de Cuba counted 78 inhabitants per square kilometer...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (3): 548–550.
Published: 01 August 1997
... of the Bush and Clinton administrations’ response in picking up the refugees at sea and detaining them at the U.S. Naval Base at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. Masud-Piloto declares that Clinton’s extension of the blockade of Haiti with U.S. warships was “flatly illegal”; nevertheless, he finds that “Clinton’s...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (1): 147–148.
Published: 01 February 1976
... against the Castro government for seizure of property, the status of Guantánamo, and, of course, the proud, defiant, and vocal exiles in the United States who dream of returning to a Cuba sans Castro. The author’s thesis is that the danger of Castroite subversion in the hemisphere has lessened...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (1): 142–143.
Published: 01 February 1980
.... officials in Cuba saw in these protests sufficient peril to investment to warrant invocation of the Platt Amendment. In December 1918, marines landed in Guantánamo and were used to crush labor activities. Often the mere appearance of marines at strike centers fulfilled this purpose. Louis A. Pérez’ book...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (3): 470–471.
Published: 01 August 1965
.... neutrality laws have not been punished . . . even now new CTA contingents are being trained (for invasion) in Puerto Rico, Guatemala, Panama’ (pp. 321, ff.). The author’s prescription of U.S.-Cuban relations is to restore Guantánamo to Cuba, the purchase by the U.S. of Cuba’s sugar, lifting the embargo...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (2): 317–319.
Published: 01 May 1993
..., was a disastrous failure that Vernon blamed on Wentworth. Much weakened by disease, the force withdrew from Cartagena to launch a new attack on Santiago de Cuba. Landing at Guantanamo Bay, Vernon rejected accurate information from army engineers that there was no suitable road to Santiago de Cuba. After losing...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (1): 91–93.
Published: 01 February 1968
... of Cuba’s decision to stop the water supply to the Guantanamo Naval Base. Rather than insisting on American rights, Johnson boasted that he “believed it far wiser to send an admiral to cut the water off than to send a battalion of Marines to turn it back on” (I, 305). With slight variations this statement...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (2): 231–253.
Published: 01 May 1977
... the authorities discovered that much of the tierras realengas around Guantánamo Bay had simply been absorbed into private haciendas. 30 The establishment of a mayorazgo required, apart from the necessary personal and official connections in Cuba and Spain, a considerable capital outlay to guide...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (3): 521–522.
Published: 01 August 2013
... in the National Archives in Havana but also within provincial and municipal archives and libraries across the island. Trinidad, Cienfuegos, Santiago de Cuba, and Guantánamo, as well as Havana, are where Pappademos’s research was dutifully carried out. Cuban specialists will appreciate the importance...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2024) 104 (1): 163–165.
Published: 01 February 2024
... of Guantanamo,” provides a historical overview of the construction of US military bases in Latin American countries, along with the issues of sovereignty and anti-imperialism such construction generated. After all, it takes a lot of rhetoric and counterargument, a lot of seduction, to believe and accept...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (1): 138–139.
Published: 01 February 2021
... or gain title over communal lands and the taking of the valuable Guantánamo Bay for a military base seeded discontent that later erupted in the Cuban Revolution. Similarly, the refusal of Dominicans to give up their traditional livelihoods based on “farming and . . . hunting and raising animals...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (2): 284–295.
Published: 01 May 1978
... Maya, -2 companies, Palma Soriano, Oriente 500 18 Antonio López Fernández Félix Pena Baracoa, Oriente 650 19 Pepito Tey Belarmino Castilla Sagua del Tánamo, Oriente 650 20 Gustavo Fraga Demetrio Montseny Guantánamo, Oriente 250 31 Benito Juárez Luis Pérez Manzanillo, Oriente...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1998) 78 (4): 663–686.
Published: 01 November 1998
... (the southeastern coastal areas between Santiago and Guantánamo) had perhaps the smallest white population within Oriente. Here the population classified as “white” (either foreign or native born) accounted for only 37.7 percent of the subregion’s total population, compared to 68.7 percent in Las Villas. 20...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (3): 473–488.
Published: 01 August 1969
..., and troops had all been withdrawn from Guantanamo by the beginning of December. After this failure, the British leaders reluctantly undertook one last major effort, the capture of Panama, but this ended ignominiously at Portobelo in April 1742. 31 Three attacks and three failures had destroyed...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1985) 65 (2): 229–254.
Published: 01 May 1985
... provides some detail of the trend of transactions and transfers of fincas rústicas in four municipios in Oriente Province: 76 Municipio total number of fincas total number of fincas by value (pesos) total number of sales by size Guantánamo 419 $ 1–300: 239 51–100 areas: 1...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (4): 747–767.
Published: 01 November 2013
... Oglesby, eds., The Guatemala Reader: History, Culture, Politics, 284 Graubart, Karen B. (R), 294 Graubart, Karen, and Edward Beatty, Obituary: Sabine MacCormack (1941 2012 99 Green, James N. (R), 340 Grieb, Kenneth J. (R), 164 Grossman, Richard (R), 736 Guantánamo: An American History, by Jonathan M...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (2): 250–271.
Published: 01 May 1972
... authorities in Havana. The Guantánamo Naval Base added another dimension to American armed support of Havana, serving to enforce the intervention clause of the Platt Amendment. “When we turn the government of Cuba over to Cuban hands,” Secretary Root suggested, “some one will have to decide what means...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (4): 643–672.
Published: 01 November 2022
... in the early twentieth century; and, of course, the province also housed the US naval base at Guantánamo. 45 Here the issues of labor, race, nationalism, and anti-imperialism were closely intertwined, as the Comintern's envoy discovered when he traveled there in late 1933. His experience is worth lingering...