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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 362–364.
Published: 01 May 2017
... (especially the Marine Corps archive in Quantico) and the Dominican Republic (particularly the Archivo General de la Nación) to assemble this accessible account of an important but understudied event. It complements the work of Bruce Calder and Alan McPherson. The thesis emerges in a concise exposition of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 526–528.
Published: 01 August 2015
... Duke University Press 2015 The baylío Julián de Arriaga occupied a central place in the governance of Bourbon America, serving as secretary of the Offices for Marine and the Indies from 1754 until his death in early 1776, by far the longest stretch for any minister. Yet little was known about this...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 178–180.
Published: 01 February 2015
... mention is the fact that Mejía's vice presidential candidate was a woman. This false start aside, Horn's study will be of interest to anyone wishing to understand recent Dominican history and contemporary culture, both on the island and in diaspora. It argues that the US Marine occupation (1916–1924...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 205–207.
Published: 01 February 2016
.... Paper , $24.95 . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 Eileen Suárez Findlay examines the labor and migratory policies of an emerging colonial-populist state in Puerto Rico under the leadership of Luis Muñoz Marín's Partido Popular Democrático (PPD). In order to carry out the socioeconomic...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 388–390.
Published: 01 May 2019
... archival documents from the General Archives of Puerto Rico and the Luis Muñoz Marín Foundation in San Juan. The author mines the governor's office files from Muñoz Marín's four terms as governor of Puerto Rico (1949–65). This period coincided with Fernando Sierra Berdecía's tenure as the island's...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 269–297.
Published: 01 May 2015
... the country, which culminated in civil war and a Marine Corps invasion that precipitated an outright, eight-year military occupation. 4 The evolution of US-Dominican relations clearly demonstrates how dollar diplomacy became more militarized, as approaches to the Dominican Republic became models...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 350–352.
Published: 01 May 2018
...David Mora-Marín Mayan Literacy Reinvention in Guatemala . By Holbrock Mary J. . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 2016 . Photographs. Figures. Tables. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. xviii, 250 pp. Cloth , $65.00 . Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 This...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 524–526.
Published: 01 August 2018
... without having to tell, the War of Restoration also foreshadowed the United States Marine Corps occupation of 1916–24 and bore shades of Vietnam. This volume corrals an astonishing quantity and quality of documentary evidence from the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Cuba, the United Kingdom, the United States...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 755–756.
Published: 01 November 2018
...: because it extended from the southern, cosmopolitan working-class district of the Vuelta de Rocha to the northern dock near the downtown Retiro train station, there was a high strategic premium on disciplining an unruly and powerful labor force. From their inception, mariners' organizations realized how...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 140–142.
Published: 01 February 2019
... when enslaved Africans, Bahamian sailors, Cuban mariners, and English banditti sought refuge in the area. Finally, chapters 5 (“Becoming Southern”) and 6 (“The Armed Occupation of Fort Dallas”) analyze the slave community that prospered in the area in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries and the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 190–192.
Published: 01 February 2019
... like Rioblanco, El Pato, and Ataco as well as to the regional capitals of Ibagué and Neiva. At the point in the narrative when “rehabilitation” becomes policy, readers encounter Pedro Antonio Marín (alias Manuel Marulanda Vélez and Tirofijo) declaring his support and managing a government-funded road...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 348–349.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Western colonial and scientific knowledge systems. In exploring the biological power of phosphorous and nitrogen, the nutrients provided by this marine ecosystem, we learn that indigenous Andean peoples long recognized the value of guano deposited on the crescent-shaped Chincha Islands, symbolizing their...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 714–715.
Published: 01 November 2014
.... Among his conclusions: if unity was impossible, some leaders of the invaded faked it; many in the invaded countries became weary of nation builders and disenchanted with democracy; US Marines and the State Department were often not on the same page, which was unfortunate. This book will enlighten...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 342–344.
Published: 01 May 2019
... includes such topics as marine environmental history, the region's early embrace of oil, and the environmental significance of Latin America's diverse cultural traditions. This volume is likely to encourage scholars to bring this research agenda to fruition. ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 356–357.
Published: 01 May 2019
... trip to the Philippines, marked by the challenge of natural elements, looming enemy attacks, and illnesses. The chapter is peppered with discussions on the life of onboard slaves and the nuns' interactions with clerics, naval officers, and mariners. Chapter 4 takes the reader to the cosmopolitan...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 225–231.
Published: 01 May 2016
... outside the Caribbean experienced that region was through sound. Whether it was the ubiquitous Haitian drums that drove marines mad in John Craige's Black Bagdad (1933) or the strains of Cuban-inflected jazz so popular in nightclubs in the 1940s, sound came to be associated with island cultures as soon...
Includes: Multimedia, Supplementary data
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2006) 86 (1): 61–92.
Published: 01 February 2006
... term “Arab” has become politically charged.6 Scholars such as Zidane Zéraoui and Roberto Marín-Guzmán refer to immigrants from the Middle East as “Arabs,” employing the term as an ethnocultural construct.7 I have chosen to use “Mid- dle Eastern,” preferring its geographic connotations in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2002) 82 (3): 641–644.
Published: 01 August 2002
.... Photographs. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xxiii, 354 pp. Cloth, $57.95. Paper, $22.95. Écrire l’histoire de l’Amérique latine, XIX e–XXe siècles. Edited by michel bertrand and richard marin. Paris: CNRS Éditions, 2001. Tables. Figures. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliographies. 211 pp...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2002) 82 (2): 329–332.
Published: 01 May 2002
... Dutch mariners and their European rivals throughout the globe during the early modern period. A third was his penchant for solitary endeavors: the fact that he was the only Boy Scout in his community did not deter him from earning merit badges. A fourth was his craving for physical exertion...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2002) 82 (4): 845–850.
Published: 01 November 2002
...–1940). Bilingual ed. Edited by jorge rodríguez beruff. Puerto Rico: Fundacion Luis Muñoz Marin, 2002. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Table. Figure. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index. 261 pp. Paper. The Miner’s Canary: Enlisting Race, Resisting Power, Transforming Democracy...