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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (3): 574–575.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Walter Nugent English, Irish, and Irish-American Pioneer Settlers in Nineteenth-Century Brazil . By Marshall Oliver . Oxford : Centre for Brazilian Studies, University of Oxford , 2005 . Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xii , 323...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 February 1999
...David M. Pletcher The Irish Soldiers of Mexico . By Hogan Michael . New Orleans : University Press of the South , 1997 . Photographs. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index . 268 pp. Paper, $39.95 . Copyright 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 During the years leading up...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (1): 118–119.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Deborah Jakubs Becoming Irlandés: Private Narratives of the Irish Emigration to Argentina (1844 – 1912) . By Murray Edmundo . Foreword by Sábato Hilda . Buenos Aires : L.O.L.A. (Literature of Latin America) , 2006 . Photographs. Illustrations. Tables. Appendixes. Notes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (2): 329–330.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Roderick J. Barman Copyright 2004 by Duke University Press 2004 This work compels admiration for the compiler’s industry and determination. British and Irish archival collections are numerous, diverse in purpose, and often difficult to access. Oliver Marshall gives us, almost 30 years after...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (3): 404–405.
Published: 01 August 1964
... of this is seasoned with hits of mythology from Egypt, Greece, Rome, and Phoenecia. If this is not enough, Atlantis is at long-last “positively” located! The dust jacket reads A Search for Irish and Other Pre-Viking Discoverers of America , and inside this cover we are reassured that the book is exactly...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (4): 734–735.
Published: 01 November 1980
... of proof are as exacting as those demanded of academic historians. The story of the Armada in Ireland is more likely to interest Irish historians, for it contains a thorough evaluation of the local folklore still extant in Ireland concerning the number and location of Armada wrecks. The book does not focus...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (2): 324–325.
Published: 01 May 1969
... will probably excite the most interest is his attempt to validate an old surmise by pushing the discovery of America back beyond the Norse to the Irish. According to him, in the fifth century, chiefly for religious reasons, the Irish began a westward advance that carried them via the Hebrides, Orkneys...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (3): 481–482.
Published: 01 August 1968
... on the account of a Spanish Armada captain, Francisco de Cuellar, who survived shipwreck on the coast of Sligo, serious wounds, the barbarism of Irish clansmen, harsh weather, and near starvation. He wrote a long account (translated in this book for the first time) in which he narrated his sufferings in Ireland...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (2): 422–423.
Published: 01 May 1983
... During the nineteenth century, between 10,000 and 15,000 Irish immigrants arrived in Argentina. Most came before the 1880s and the massive European immigration that began at the end of the century. Their early arrival and their timely participation in the sheepraising industry—the most dynamic economic...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1971) 51 (4): 689–690.
Published: 01 November 1971
...Richard Tompson Copyright 1971 by Duke University Press 1971 Father Silke sets out to “fill a gap in Irish . . . historiography” (p. xi) with this account of the unsuccessful occupation of the port of Kinsale (Oct. 1600-Jan. 1601). The gap exists in that this topic has not hitherto been...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (2): 331–332.
Published: 01 May 1975
... of which is pure myth and fantasy. This is probably because he lived in the sixth century, but legends about him did not begin to appear until the ninth or tenth century; and the tales became ever more fantastic and outlandish, especially in the literary genre peculiar to the Irish, the immram . (Some ten...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (3): 583–584.
Published: 01 August 1988
...), and Ireland were somewhat different cases. In Canada, the interplay of British and French and the lack of a genuine Indian danger created a differing pattern of two weaker identities with failure to arrive at a common Canadian one. In Barbados and Ireland, the menace of the slaves and the native Irish...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (4): 774–777.
Published: 01 November 2002
... the curtain is up, Dunkerley narrates the first of his courtroom dramas: the case of the Irish nationalist hero, John Mitchell, convicted of sedition by a British court in 1848. He fled, ultimately to the U.S., where he defended slavery as “the best state of existence for the Negro” (p. 91), threw in his lot...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (3): 568–569.
Published: 01 August 2003
... might begin with Patrick McKenna’s study of Irish-Argentines and Deborah Jakubs’s analysis of work, family, and identity among Anglo-Argentines. Taken together, they show that Argentina hosted not a unified British community but rather a series of distinct but overlapping ones encapsulated within...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (3): 551–552.
Published: 01 August 1978
... for its series “Biblioteca Cruz del Sur,” the Editorial Francisco de Aguirre presents a popular patriotic account of one of Chile’s heroes of independence. The general’s Irish heritage, his service in defense of the patria vieja , his close relationship to Bernardo O’Higgins and his enmity toward...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (4): 796.
Published: 01 November 1981
... Asesinato de Córdova is a collection of documents focused on the murder trial of Rupert Hand. Hand, an Irish soldier of fortune, was tried and convicted of murdering Fernando de Córdova, after the battle of El Santuario in 1829. The purposes of the collection are threefold. The first is to resurrect...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1961) 41 (2): 292.
Published: 01 May 1961
... uses expert medical evidence to examine the heavy toll taken by disease. He challenges Professor Mattingly on the number of ships lost by Spain off the Irish coast, although the two do not differ greatly on total losses. He passes lightly over some incidents the evidence for which might bear closer...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (4): 800–801.
Published: 01 November 1969
..., and by the introduction of the Shorthorn, Hereford, and Corriedale breeds are not overlooked. The impression left with the reader is that foreign estancieros, especially French, Portuguese, English, and Irish, were primarily responsible for the transformation of the estancia. These enterprising men had to contend...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (1): 94.
Published: 01 February 1997
... . Copyright 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 Immigration, legal and illegal, is a central theme in U.S. history. Some immigrant groups, such as the Irish, Italians, Mexicans, Chinese, and Japanese, have been studied extensively. Others, like California’s Punjabi Mexican Americans, have been ignored...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (2): 356.
Published: 01 May 1978
... a rebel raiding party down the Mississippi, pillaging and burning plantations. The British command responded by dispatching to the province roughly a thousand troops—a mixed lot, as Brigadier John Campbell complained, of provincial loyalists, Irish defectors from the Continental Army, and German...