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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2012) 92 (2): 269–302.
Published: 01 May 2012
... to sell their ranch, the Estância da Muzica, to the urban merchant and rancher Comendador João Francisco Vieira Braga for 16 contos (16,000 mil-réis). The surviving correspondence does not reveal why they sold the ranch, but the dev- astation caused by the recently concluded Cisplatine War seems...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2005) 85 (2): 223–258.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Barbara Weinstein for their insightful commentary on drafts of this work. All remaining errors and infelicities are my own. 1. See, e.g., João Luís Ribeiro Fragoso, Homens de grossa aventura: Acumulação e hierarquia na praça mercantil do Rio de Janeiro, 1790–1830 (Rio de Janeiro: Arquivo...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 697–698.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Napoleonic Wars engulfed Portugal. Facing two ultimatums — one from Napoleon and one from Britain — the Portuguese prince regent Dom João VI opted to take the British offer and embarked the royal court to Rio de Janeiro. In return, in 1808 he opened Brazil's ports to foreign ships, and in 1810 he signed a...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2010) 90 (4): 591–625.
Published: 01 November 2010
... Rocha Viana Júnior) attended private school for a short time, took musical lessons with prominent artists, and received generous moral and financial support from his family, who rented and shared rooms in their house.14 His friend and collaborator João da Baiana (  João Machado Guedes) was...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 209–245.
Published: 01 May 2019
... generation. Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 On December 27, 1873, Father João da Cruz de Jesus filed a “writ of paternity and paternal recognition” at a notarial office in Salvador, Bahia. Following a timeworn script, Father João declared that “due to his human weakness” he had...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 734–736.
Published: 01 November 2018
... while devaluing sugar. João Paulo Salvado demonstrates that in the eighteenth century Brazilian tobacco was a valuable source of income for the Portuguese crown. Yet, he contends, it was small to midsize Lisbon merchants who predominated in the first half of the century rather than large merchants, as...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2002) 82 (3): iii–iv.
Published: 01 August 2002
... coeditor, with João José Reis, of Liberdade por um fio: História dos quilombos no Brasil (1996). He is currently working a couple of research projects: one examines peasant mobilizations and slave revolts in the states of Maranhão and Grão Pará; and the other is a study of transatlantic ethnic movements...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2000) 80 (4): 815–838.
Published: 01 November 2000
...: Clerical Participation in the Flow of Bullion from Brazil to Portugal during the Reign of Dom João V (1706–1750) A. J. R. Russell-Wood In his História da America Portugueza, the Bahian historian Sebastião da Rocha...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2002) 82 (3): 469–498.
Published: 01 August 2002
... Letras, 2000). For a historical survey of Brazilian quilombos, see João José Reis and Flávio dos Santos Gomes, eds., Liberdade por um fio: História dos quilombos no Brasil (São Paulo: Companhia das Letras, 1996). 2. On the colonial occupation of the Amazon, see Nádia Farage, As muralhas dos...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 581–614.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Before that, in fact, the term duel was often used to refer to street fighting. For example, O Paiz reported that a gypsy named João called out a duel against a certain José Caetano in a small village in the state of São Paulo to settle a commercial disagreement; one man was armed with a pistol, the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 259–290.
Published: 01 May 2016
... bringing the slave Rufina and her children from his home to São Leopoldo, where a relative was going to buy them. He claimed that he had bought Rufina and her children in Bagé, on the eve of his departure, from a certain Captain Fermiano Favilha, who had supposedly obtained them from the late João José...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2000) 80 (4): 783–812.
Published: 01 November 2000
... independent, two Portuguese writers, João de Barros and Arthur D’Avila, revived the topic. The narratives about Caramuru, then, were also metaphors for Portugal. But which Portugal? The texts refer to a civilized Catholic nation united around a king, whose...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2009) 89 (3): 397–398.
Published: 01 August 2009
... deal with this process, which began in the early colonial period, continued after independence, and was central to modernization programs sponsored by Latin American states in the early twentieth century. The article by João José Reis and Hendrik Kraay studies some of the politi- cal...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2012) 92 (2): 209–211.
Published: 01 May 2012
... how conceptions of honor varied among different sectors of the Brazilian elite. When rancher Boaventura José de Oliveira agreed in 1829 to sell his rural estate to urban merchant João Francisco Vieira Braga, both men were pleased with the bargain they had struck. The following year, however, the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 403–404.
Published: 01 May 2016
... slavery in revolutionary politics in South Africa and Brazil. Some work showcased in the book is comparative, adding to its contribution to transcending nationalist or imperial frontiers. João Paulo Pimenta, for instance, offers an analysis of the Spanish American and Brazilian independence processes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 146–147.
Published: 01 February 2015
... Atlantic commerce, the traffic of slaves, and relations between colonial society and indigenous people (by João Azevedo Fernandes), and how alcohol consumption affected interpersonal relations in rural colonial Mexico (by Aaron P. Althouse). The contributions to part 2 examine the organization of a...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 364–366.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Brazilian viceroy, Dom Jorge de Mascarenhas, reflected this rapidly turning wheel of fortune. His wife and children fled to Madrid, exhorting Mascarenhas to do the same, and he returned from Bahia to Lisbon as a prisoner. Mascarenhas professed loyalty to King João IV and soon after presided over the newly...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 391–392.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Brazil's military dictators, Jorge Rafael Videla and João Baptista Figueiredo, ushered in a decade of cooperation that saw the two countries reach 166 bilateral accords on issues such as commerce and nuclear research. Although Darnton emphasizes domestic developments as the source for change, he notes that...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 736–738.
Published: 01 November 2018
... psychiatry: João Carlos Teixeira Brandão (the first psychiatrist to serve as the hospício's administrative director) and Juliano Moreira. The descendant of African slaves, Moreira overcame the social limits imposed by his ethnic origins in a racist society and was (and still is) considered as the main...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 753–754.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., attention is given to the means and methods of production, including innovative construction techniques and the use of materials such as reinforced concrete. Several iconic and not-so-iconic projects are discussed, among them Oscar Niemeyer's undulating buildings, João Batista Vilanova Artigas's brutalism...