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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (1): 85–86.
Published: 01 February 1964
...W. Eugene Shiels, S. J. The Life of Saint Teresa of Ávila . By Ávila Teresa of . Translated by Lewis David . Westminster, Maryland , 1962 . The Newman Press . Index . Pp. xxii , 432 . $4.50 . Felipe. Being the Little Known History of the Only Canonized Saint Born...
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Published: 01 August 1976
The only known document in which Las Casas specifies his age. More
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Published: 01 May 2023
Figure 1. Map of Mexico-Tenochtitlan, ca. 1550, known as the Uppsala Map, World Digital Library. The physical map is housed at the Uppsala University Library. More
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Published: 01 August 1985
FIGURE 3: Delay in Payment-Orizaba and Córdoba Loans Source: ANO, ANC Protocolos 1840-1871, excluding urban property sales. Limited to contracts of known term and length. More
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Published: 01 August 1985
FIGURE 4: Delay in Payment-Orizaba Agricultural Mortgages Source: RPPO, Libro de censos y hipotecas , 1822-1868. Limited to contracts of known term and length secured by agricultural property. More
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Published: 01 November 2011
Figure 2 Guaman Poma depicts a choirmaster and schoolmaster teaching indigenous pupils, one of whom writes “Sepan quantos” (“Be it known to all”). Artwork in the public domain. Photograph supplied by The Royal Library, Copenhagen, Denmark, from manuscript GKS 2232 4o. More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (3): 409–432.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Sabine Hyland; Christine Lee Abstract How did khipus—knotted cords that encode information—function within the economic systems of the postcolonial Andes? Best known as the method by which the Incas recorded administrative data, khipu use continued into the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Few...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (3): 469–502.
Published: 01 August 2011
... trypanosomiasis) made him arguably the best-known medical scientist in the country. As the federal director of public health and the director as well of the Oswaldo Cruz Institute, he appeared to be well positioned to collaborate fruitfully with RF initiatives in public health and medical education. Yet in many...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (1): 71–102.
Published: 01 February 2015
... the country's first class of illegal drugs merchants helped shape a key element of modern Colombian nationalism by promoting vallenato music on the local stage and hastening its conquest of the national market and imaginary in the 1970s. Marijuana intermediaries — popularly known as marimberos — sprang...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (4): 641–668.
Published: 01 November 2016
... illuminate little-known features of enclave regions and the political life of Latin American indigenous communities during the first century after independence. 30. Boza Villarreal, La frontera indígena , 74–84. 31. Bourgois, Banano , 87–93; Putnam, Company , 35–75; Boza Villarreal, La frontera...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (1): 77–105.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Catalina Muñoz Abstract This article examines the cultural programs developed by reformist intellectuals and artists working for the Colombian government during the period known as the Liberal Republic (1930-1946). It explores the implementation of two music programs in particular, the orfeones...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (4): 573–604.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Histórico del Estado de Tlaxcala, is probably the earliest dated Nahuatl document known to date. This essay, apart from transcribing and translating this brief, important testimony that deals with the extirpation of old beliefs, sets the text in the wider social, political, and religious context...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (3): 415–448.
Published: 01 August 2022
...David Horacio Colmenares Abstract The exhumation, in 1895, of the manuscript known as Cantares mexicanos y otros opúsculos in the Biblioteca Nacional de México made available for the first time authentic examples of sixteenth-century Nahua song ( cuicatl ). This article traces the history...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (1): 107–141.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Mark Carey Abstract During the 1930s, the German and Austrian Alpine Society sponsored three mountaineering-scientific expeditions to the Peruvian Andes, focusing especially on the Cordillera Blanca and adjacent valley known as the Callejón de Huaylas. They climbed mountains, conducted scientific...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (2): 193–222.
Published: 01 May 2017
... the conditions imposed on their lives. This article argues that they fundamentally shaped Potosí's labor system. I analyze, then, the interaction between coerced and free labor— mitayos and mingas —and emphasize their interconnection with k'ajchas (self-employed workers) and the rudimentary ore mills known...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (1): 5–39.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Vera Candiani Abstract The Desagüe de Huehuetoca, as the colonial project to drain the Basin of Mexico was known, was designed to prevent flooding in the imperial City of Mexico by desiccating the lakes that surrounded it. Begun in 1607, the Desagüe sat not in the city itself but in the midst...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (1): 73–106.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Christopher R. Boyer; Emily Wakild Abstract This article reinterprets the pivotal presidency of Lázaro Cárdenas of Mexico, (1934–40) through the prism of environmental history. The Cárdenas administration is best known for its use of land reform, creation of mass organizations...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (3): 347–376.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Nancy P. Appelbaum Abstract The mid-nineteenth-century Colombian Chorographic Commission drew on geology, archaeology, and history to project a patriotic past onto the Andean landscape of the young republic then known as New Granada. This geographic expedition, led initially by Agustín Codazzi...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (1): 3–34.
Published: 01 February 2020
... is well known to historians of piracy, its implications for women's history and African diaspora studies have not been properly contextualized in a period of expanding Atlantic slavery. This article proposes a close reading of contraband cases, parochial registers, slave codes, and eyewitness accounts...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (3): 445–480.
Published: 01 August 2016
... known as Charrúas and Minuanes appropriated imperial border-making efforts for their own purposes. As royal officials sought to materialize a border in lands that they did not effectively control, they solicited native agents' support. In response, Charrúas and Minuanes took up arms, crisscrossed...
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