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Hispanic American Historical Review (1937) 17 (4): 538–545.
Published: 01 November 1937
Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (1): 117–118.
Published: 01 February 1964
...Morton Winsberg Impressions of Latin America. Five Centuries of Travel and Adventure by English and North American Writers . Edited by Mac-Shane Frank . New York , 1963 . William Morrow and Company . Index . Pp. xiv , 332 . $5.95 . Copyright 1964 by Duke University Press...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (2): 169–171.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Richard J. Salvucci Abstract Cliometrics, the union of history and economics, has impressive successes to its credit. But it also displays a worrisome disregard for historical nuance, sometimes to the point of caricature. “Bargaining for Absolutism” by Alejandra Irigoin and Regina Grafe looks...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (1): 39–72.
Published: 01 February 2016
... considered the legal and social demands of their civil status with the broader demands of the market offers a more complete portrait of female economic activity during one of Brazil's most impressive eras of expansion. Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 The formal partnership registered...
in Sobre Héroes y Tumbas: National Symbols in Nineteenth-Century Spanish America > Hispanic American Historical Review
Published: 01 August 2005
Figure 13 The monument to the Aztec prince Cuauhtémoc unveiled in Mexico City in 1887. The impressive pedestal contains further scenes from the hero’s life. (Schávelzon, ed., La polémica del arte nacional , 127.) More
Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (1): 155–156.
Published: 01 February 2016
... is something of a riddle. If not quite genre-bending, it certainly seems genre-defying. The initial impression given by the book is that it is a monograph. Consider the object: a hefty hardback (cloth only, at least upon release) with a serious university press. Consider the author: a senior scholar who...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (1): 123–124.
Published: 01 February 1970
... sources and points out some of its rich imagery and subtle expressions of sentiment. The selections make clear the ancient Mesoameriean’s uniqueness, even as they affirm his oneness with the wider world of humanity, so that the reader acquires a number of distinct impressions, although in a rather...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (4): 607–609.
Published: 01 November 1964
... interest for a broader audience than the specialist in colonial urban Hispanic American architecture and city planning. Descriptions of Cartagena’s colonial architecture are impressive. Principal buildings are shown in detail and accompained by working sketches, photographs, and maps. Dorta’s...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (4): 707–708.
Published: 01 November 1972
... . Cloth. $8.00 . Copyright 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 The primary characteristic of Mr. Baker’s study, which impresses the reader on almost every page, is the thoroughness and attention to detail of his scholarship. To this reviewer’s knowledge, no other author—including the Mexicans...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (3): 500–501.
Published: 01 August 1976
... readers may find objectionable. While Robock does provide some discussion of Brazil’s problems of under-employment, increased inequality of the income distribution, rapid urban and population growth, and regional income disparities, the reader is left with the impression, perhaps unintentional, that all...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (3): 561–562.
Published: 01 August 1981
... is a small treasure; collectively they represent a major advance in the historiography of Brazil, and stand as a model of successful collaboration in a discipline traditionally marked by solitary endeavors. The scholarship of Love’s work is impressive, ranging through several archives, across disciplines...
Araucanía y sus habitantes. Recuerdos de un viaje hecho en las provincias meridionales de Chile en los meses da enero y febrero de 1843 Cartas de un tipógrafo yanqui en Chile y Perú durante la Guerra de la Independencia Diario de un joven norteamericano detenido en Chile durante el período revolucionario de 1817-1819 Campañas y cruceros en el Océano Pacífico
Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (3): 525–526.
Published: 01 August 1972
..., he and his shipmates were captured by the royalists, then in control of that section of the revolution-ridden country. He was to be more or less under arrest for two years, and returned to the United States in 1819. His diary, in which he wrote many impressions of the people of the Talcahuano...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (3): 552–554.
Published: 01 August 1975
...Dauril Alden Throughout this study the author demonstrates a mastery of the intricacies of court politics and diplomatic maneuverings during the reign of Pedro II, probably the ablest of the Braganças. His knowledge of pertinent archival and published sources is impressive, and his...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2005) 85 (1): 179–180.
Published: 01 February 2005
... J. Alexander has been interested in Argentine labor since the late 1930s, and he is clearly the doyen of North Americans interested in Latin American labor. An examination of the extent and the variety of his writings using WorldCat reveals an extraordinarily impressive corpus. Argentina has always...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (3): 439–474.
Published: 01 August 1996
.... Efforts to alter public perceptions of “honorable” manhood proved to be essential to execute a draft and other “progressive” reforms. 1 Before Brazil abolished slavery in 1888, military impressment reinforced sharp distinctions between law-abiding and criminal, legitimate and illegitimate, free...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (3): 550–551.
Published: 01 August 2017
... 5's discussion of efforts by Mexican inventors (“untrained” but “entrepreneurial”) to develop techniques to fight fire (p. 78). Alexander's work is impressive for its easy movement across issues that for many historians represent separate fields and subfields: public health and safety, the urban...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (2): 319–321.
Published: 01 May 1965
... as ambitious housing and social welfare programs. Community development programs encouraged initiative in a traditionally passive population. Alexander’s major contribution is his detailed description of Betancourt’s reforms. Most impressive was Betancourt’s avowed purpose to achieve massive reform without...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1974) 54 (3): 514–516.
Published: 01 August 1974
...H. B. Johnson, Jr. Part One of this impressive work begins with a background discussion of early royal justice in Portugal, Africa, and Asia, after which the author moves to Brazil to sketch out the juridical institutions established there during the “donatarial” period. A chapter dealing...
Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (2): 299–334.
Published: 01 May 2015
... impressment of highland indigenous peasants served to indict the failures of the old order. For example, Augusto Céspedes, in his 1936 novel, wrote movingly of the “long line of impressed Indians” going off to war, while Jesús Lara attacked the “immolation of the Indian in the mercilessness of the trenches...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (1): 192.
Published: 01 February 1972
... articles written by Stephen Crane about his travels through the western United States and Mexico in 1895. Seven of the articles present the author’s impressions of Mexico, gathered on his journey to and short stay in Mexico City. In the final three articles Crane attempts, with only partial success...