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Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (2): 249–250.
Published: 01 May 1995
...Keith L. Bryant Copyright 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 Sheldon B. Liss, internationally respected scholar of Latin American history and politics, died October 19, 1994, after a 13-year struggle with cancer. Born in Philadelphia November 3, 1936, he resided in the Cleveland suburb...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (4): 707–711.
Published: 01 November 1977
...Peggy Liss * The reviewer is author of Mexico Under Spain: Society and the Origins of Nationality. Copyright 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 The dual principle appears here in double dose, for this essay is not only a historiography of two beliefs but also two books in one...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (4): 651–652.
Published: 01 November 1976
...Peggy K. Liss Certain important themes reappear throughout these pieces. Among them is O’Gorman’s now well known preoccupation with “the invention of America” and with some of the problems it raised, then and now, including how America fits within universal geographical and historical contexts...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (2): 350.
Published: 01 May 1980
...Sheldon B. Liss Like other policy analyses sponsored by the Hoover Institution and the American Enterprise Institute, this one proceeds from fear and misperceptions of socialism. For example, Gaspar refers to the Peruvian government established in 1968 as socialist (p. 82), rather than state...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (2): 330–332.
Published: 01 May 1980
...Peggy K. Liss Royal power is mistakenly proclaimed total in the eighteenth century, although Miranda makes the important observation that the enlightened component of kingship and the Enlightenment in general came to Spain not solely through the Bourbons or from France but were broader phenomena...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (1): 194.
Published: 01 February 1991
...Sheldon B. Liss Cuba: The Shaping of Revolutionary Consciousness . By Medin Tzvi . Translated by Grenzback Martha . Boulder : Lynne Rienner , 1990 . Illustrations. Notes. References. Index. viii , 189 pp. Cloth. The writer points out inconsistencies...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (4): 794–795.
Published: 01 November 1989
...Sheldon B. Liss Mexico Through Russian Eyes, 1806-1940 . By Richardson William Harrison . Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press , 1988 . Notes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xi , 287 . Cloth . $29.95 . Copyright 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 William Richardson’s...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (1): 212–213.
Published: 01 February 1983
...Sheldon R. Liss The Road to OPEC: United States Relations with Venezuela, 1919-1976 . By Rabe Stephen G. . Austin : University of Texas Press , 1982 . Map. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. ix , 262 . Cloth . $25.00 . Copyright 1983 by Duke University Press 1983...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (2): 407–408.
Published: 01 May 1984
...Sheldon B. Liss This well-researched dissertation, over a third of which is documentation, is best suited to libraries because it contains comprehensive and diverse comments on the canal issue extracted from 120 major United States newspapers, government and private sources, and leading journals...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (4): 777–778.
Published: 01 November 1969
...Sheldon B. Liss The book is printed beautifully on fine paper, but the binding deteriorates rapidly. An English version would be useful, preferably with the addition of bibliography and index. Research libraries, Mexicanists, and inter-American relations experts will want to add this volume...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (2): 359–360.
Published: 01 May 1969
...Sheldon B. Liss The Panama Story . By Niemeier Jean Gilbreath . Portland , 1968 . Metropolitan Press . Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xi , 303 . $5.95 . Copyright 1969 by Duke University Press 1969 Journalist Jean Gilbreath Niemeier emulates the late...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1966) 46 (4): 445–446.
Published: 01 November 1966
...Sheldon B. Liss At all times Ambassador Morrison delighted in exposing political and diplomatic corruption and in so doing shed considerable light upon contemporary hemispheric problems. Morrison recommends a flexible Latin American policy, strongly supporting the Alianza , encouraging...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1967) 47 (3): 425–426.
Published: 01 August 1967
...Sheldon B. Liss México y el arbitraje internacional. El Fondo Piadoso de las Californias. La Isla de la Pasión. El Chamizal . By Robledo Antonio Gómez . México , 1965 . Editorial Porrúa . Map. Appendices . Pp. xii , 407 . Paper. Copyright 1967 by Duke University Press 1967...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (1): 153–154.
Published: 01 February 1969
...Sheldon B. Liss Aside from the improper placement of footnote number eight on page fifteen, the work is error free, but it would have benefited from more thorough editing and stylistic revisions. In conclusion, one wonders what additional international ramifications of the aftosa crisis...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (3): 473–475.
Published: 01 August 1980
...Peggy K. Liss If avidly seeking an immaculate quality in the typing of a graduate student’s manuscript, his prime concern was always with quality of content. Only excellence would do; he gave the impression anything else was intolerable. That attitude, which placed a heavy burden on students...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1979) 59 (3): 520–521.
Published: 01 August 1979
...Peggy K. Liss The introduction mentions that it is dangerous to overemphasize common history but that does not mean that because the approach is comparative, there is a need to artificially separate Mexican and U.S. history. There should have been some mention of their experiencing in common...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (3): 489–490.
Published: 01 August 1976
...Sheldon B. Liss Restless River: International Law and the Behavior of the Rio Grande . By Mueller Jerry E. . El Paso , 1975 . Texas Western Press . Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Appendix. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xii , 155 . Cloth . $8.00 . Paper. $5.00 . Copyright 1976...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (3): 559–561.
Published: 01 August 1975
...Sheldon B. Liss The Democratic Left in Exile: The Antidictatorial Struggle in the Caribbean, 1945-1959 . By Ameringer Charles D. . Coral Gables, Florida , 1974 . University of Miami Press . Maps. Bibliography. Index . Pp. 352 . Cloth. $19.95 . Copyright 1975 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (1): 147–149.
Published: 01 February 1972
...Sheldon B. Liss The United States in Panamanian Politics: The Intriguing Formative Years . By Mellander G. A. . Foreword by Dodd Thomas J. . Danville, Illinois , 1971 . © 1967. Interstate Printers & Publishers . Bibliography. Index . Pp. 215 . Cloth. $7.95 . Yanqui...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (4): 728–729.
Published: 01 November 1993
...Sheldon B. Liss The reader derives the idea that revolutionary ferment in Mexico did not end in 1968 at Tlateloco, that the Sandinistas proved the compatibility of believers and revolutionaries, and that neoliberal economics failed to provide for Latin America’s majority. The reader also...