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Published: 01 November 1999
Fig. 2: Calculated quinquennial mercury production at Huancavelica, 1700-1760 Fig. 2:. Calculated quinquennial mercury production at Huancavelica, 1700-1760 More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (4): 669–702.
Published: 01 November 1999
...Fig. 2: Calculated quinquennial mercury production at Huancavelica, 1700-1760 Fig. 2:. Calculated quinquennial mercury production at Huancavelica, 1700-1760 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1998) 78 (2): 338–339.
Published: 01 May 1998
...Peter Bakewell Antonio de Ulloa en Huancavelica . By Molina Miguel Martínez . Granada : Universidad de Granada , 1995 . Figures. Appendixes. Bibliography. 263 pp. Paper . Copyright 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 Antonio de Ulloa, best known as the coauthor with Jorge...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1985) 65 (3): 558–559.
Published: 01 August 1985
...Peter Bakewell La ciudad del mercurio: Huancavelica, 1570-1700 . By Contreras Carlos . Lima : Instituto de Estudios Peruanos , 1982 . Tables. Notes. Figures. Bibliography . Pp. 126 . Dámaso de Uriburu. Un empresario minero de principios del siglo xix en Bolivia...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1979) 59 (1): 181–182.
Published: 01 February 1979
...John Fisher Potosí y Huancavelica: Bases económicas del Perú, 1545-1640 . By Cobb Gwendolyn Ballantine . Translated by Reyes Jorge Muñoz . Introduction by Hugo Uriona A. La Paz , 1977 . Academia Boliviana de la Historia . Tables. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography . Pp...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1941) 21 (4): 627–628.
Published: 01 November 1941
...Arthur S. Aiton The Huancavelica Mercury Mine. A Contribution to the History of the Bourbon Renaissance in the Spanish Empire . By Whitaker Arthur Preston . ( Cambridge : Harvard University Press , 1941 . Pp. xiii , 150 . $2.00 .) Copyright 1941 by Duke University Press 1941 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (2): 338–340.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Christopher Heaney Santa Bárbara's Legacy: An Environmental History of Huancavelica, Peru . By Nicholas A. Robins . Brill's Series in the History of the Environment . Boston : Brill , 2017 . Tables. Appendix. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. xvi, 225 pp. Cloth , $114.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (4): 632–641.
Published: 01 November 1968
... of the century it could barely provide one-fifth of New Spain’s needs. 10 Fortunately for Spain, Almadén was not the only source of supply open to her—she had an alternative quicksilver deposit in the mines of Huancavelica in Peru. The Huancavelica deposit was discovered at a most propitious moment—barely...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (4): 545–579.
Published: 01 November 1972
... and distribution of mercury. During the colonial period this indispensable ingredient was known in sizeable deposits in only three places: at Almadén in Spain, at Idria in modern Slovenia; and at Huancavelica in Peru. 51 Idria, owned by the Austrian emperor, was by far the smallest, and only sporadically...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (1): 140–141.
Published: 01 February 1999
... the Huancavelica mercury mines and the great silver district at Potosí. Mining problems at the former cut mercury supplies to Potosí’s silver refiners. Montesclaros personally inspected conditions at Huancavelica, something even Viceroy Francisco de Toledo had not done during his famous tour of the Andes, and took...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (3): 550–551.
Published: 01 August 2012
... the adoption of amalgamation in Potosí, which necessitated a supply of mercury, found in Huancavelica, creating “one of the largest and longest-lasting ecological disasters every known” (p. 177). Air pollution models, driven by grounded estimates for mercury use and emissions, estimate human exposure...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (3): 492–493.
Published: 01 August 1980
... revealed richer ores at greater depths. So most quicksilver for Mexico came from the two great mercury centers located elsewhere in the Spanish Empire: Almadén in Spain and Huancavelica in Peru. Substantial quantities also arrived on occasion from Idrija in Slovenia, and trivial amounts were bought from...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1971) 51 (1): 128–129.
Published: 01 February 1971
... this archbishopric had over 9,000 Negroes. Peruvian mining is well-represented, including a complete volume on Huancavelica and considerable material on the mita , mines, and financial accounts of Potosí. Unusual are the weekly production figures for Huancavelica (1609 and 1610). The bulk of information...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (3): 569–571.
Published: 01 August 2016
... forced the viceroy to suspend mercury sales on credit from Huancavelica in 1804. Eight years later, the Huancavelica mine was closed and mercury was imported from Spain. The mercury business was deadly and dangerous in multiple ways. The wars of independence disrupted exports of precious metals. Even...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (2): 280–282.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Quechua languages of central Peru from the relatively homogeneous dialects spoken from Huancavelica to central Bolivia. (Those dialects, collectively known as QIIC or Southern Quechua, share part of that territory with the Aymara languages.) Pearce and Heggarty develop a hypothesis originally made...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (2): 371–372.
Published: 01 May 2002
... the established social and economic structures of the viceroyalty. Mining maintained its preponderant role in the colonial Andean economy. Interestingly, the prince of Santo Buono (viceroy 1716–20) had attempted the radical reform of closing the Huancavelica mercury mines and abolishing the mita. Castelfuerte...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (3): 461–491.
Published: 01 August 1981
..., and of mercury in Huancavelica in 1563, made Huamanga a major mining region in its own right. The royal accountant in Huamanga joined encomenderos rushing to Atunsulla to extract minerals worth tens of thousands of pesos. On January 1, 1564, the encomendero Amador de Cabrera registered the fabulous mercury...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (3): 620–636.
Published: 01 August 1989
... by Ann Twinam (University of Cincinnati). The following papers were presented: “The Huancavelica Mercury Mines, the Quicksilver Trade, and Spanish Imperial Reform, 1778-1810,” by Kendall Brown (Hillsdale College); “State Enterprise in Bourbon Mexico: Profits Policies and Politics of the Tobacco Monopoly...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1962) 42 (1): 63–88.
Published: 01 February 1962
...) B. 1. ( 1 a respuesta) If the death of the Indians working the Huancavelica mines—those causing the most havoc— amounts to a certain violent death, no public good—not even the defense of the Catholic faith, nor even the salvation of the whole world—can justify the compulsion of Indians to work...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (4): 702–703.
Published: 01 November 1980
... Madrid’s National Library referenced in 68 of the 240 footnotes. Twelve refer to Basadre, 28 to Vargas Ugarte, and 55 to Lohmann Villena, mostly to Las minas de Huancavelica . Manuscripts in the John Carter Brown Library and Mexico’s Biblioteca Nacional are cited 11 times each. The latter provide all...