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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 170–172.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Joseph P. Feldman Now Peru Is Mine: The Life and Times of a Campesino Activist . By Llamojha Mitma Manuel and Heilman Jaymie Patricia . Narrating Native Histories . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2016 . Photographs. Maps. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 239 pp...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2012) 92 (3): 550–551.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Christian Brannstrom Mercury, Mining, and Empire: The Human and Ecological Cost of Colonial Silver Mining in the Andes . By Robins Nicholas A. . Bloomington : Indiana University Press , 2011 . Maps. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. xiv, 299 pp. Cloth , $45.00 . Copyright...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2013) 93 (2): 277–278.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Michael J. Gonzales A History of Mining in Latin America: From the Colonial Era to the Present . By Brown Kendall W. . Diálogos . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 2012 . Illustrations. Maps. Figures. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. xix, 257 pp. Paper , $34.95...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2013) 93 (2): 327–328.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Cadence Wynter Migration, Mining, and the African Diaspora: Guyana in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries . By Josiah Barbara P. . New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2011 . Illustrations. Tables. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xix, 274 pp. Cloth , $90.00 . Copyright...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Dana Velasco Murillo This article considers the roles and experiences of indigenous women in the silver mining town of Zacatecas, Mexico, from the early seventeenth century through the late colonial period (1620–1770). Indigenous women of all ages and civil statuses migrated and settled in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2012) 92 (3): 588–590.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Joaquín Fermandois Mining for the Nation: The Politics of Chile’s Coal Communities from the Popular Front to the Cold War . By Pavilack Jody . University Park : Pennsylvania State University Press , 2011 . Illustrations. Maps. Tables. xvii, 396 pp. Cloth , $84.95 . Copyright 2012...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 193–222.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Rossana Barragán Abstract The silver produced by indigenous mine workers in Potosí, Bolivia, helped fuel early modern global trade. While historiography has analyzed the structure of the labor force, one important question has not been addressed: how workers themselves acted on and changed the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 549–551.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Myrna Santiago Subterranean Struggles: New Dynamics of Mining, Oil, and Gas in Latin America . Edited by Bebbington Anthony and Bury Jeffrey . Peter T. Flawn Series in Natural Resource Management and Conservation . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2013 . Photographs. Maps...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2002) 82 (1): 196–197.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Josiah Mcc. Heyman Mexican Coal Mining Labor in Texas and Coahuila, 1880-1930. By roberto r. calderón. Rio Grande/Río Bravo:Borderlands Culture and Tradition, no. 2. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2000. Photographs. Maps. Tables. Figures. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2001) 81 (2): 387–388.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Elizabeth Kuznesof Licentious Liberty in a Brazilian Gold-Mining Region: Slavery, Gender,and Social Control in Eighteenth-Century Sabara, Minas Gerais. By kathleen j. higgins. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press: 1999. Photographs. Graphs. Tables. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 361–362.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Rossana Barragán Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 Spectacular Wealth: The Festivals of Colonial South American Mining Towns . By Lisa Voigt . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2016 . Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. x, 225 pp. Paper , $29.95...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 119–120.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Allison Bigelow The Matter of Empire: Metaphysics and Mining in Colonial Peru . By Bentancor Orlando . Illuminations: Cultural Formations of the Americas . Pittsburgh, PA : University of Pittsburgh Press , 2017 . Notes. Bibliography. Index. x, 404 pp. Cloth , $55.00 . Copyright...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2010) 90 (3): 423–454.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., and practices such as the Lancasterian system of monitorial education, trial by jury, freedom of the press laws, steam engines, and mining technology. This generation of independence leaders carried on a purposeful correspondence with famous British figures such as abolitionist William Wilberforce...
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Published: 01 May 2017
December, the scheme shows how the three shifts allowed for continuous work in the mines. Source : Figures from Bakewell, Miners ; Cole, Potosí Mita . Figure 1. The mita system in 1577–1578. This labor system drafted from 139 villages in 16 provinces. Men were distributed in three shifts. In each More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 542–543.
Published: 01 August 2017
... University Press 2017 Studies of urban indigenous peoples have surged in the last decade, and this book by Dana Velasco Murillo directly engages with this literature. Taking the reader to a borderland that quickly became a major mining city mostly populated by indigenous immigrants, the author uncovers...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 338–340.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Santa Bárbara mine opened, the urban center of Huancavelica grew to its north, and their mercury ensured that Potosí's silver continued to flow, keeping Philip II's global ambitions afloat. All that it cost was the lives or health of the Peruvian miners whose encounter with that mercury poisoned their...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2003) 83 (3): v–vi.
Published: 01 August 2003
... Southampton, U.K. Her book on land, labor, race, and gender in Diriomo, Nicaragua, will be published by Duke University Press. She is author of The Peruvian Mining Industry: Growth, Stagnation, and Crisis (Westview, 1988), editor of Gender Politics in Latin America: Debates in Theory and Practice...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 504–507.
Published: 01 August 2015
... reports from Lisbon with on-the-ground realities, she recounts how the Goiás gold rush hindered missionary activity “as priests took up mining with their own enslaved Africans, acquired fortunes in gold, and returned to Lisbon” (pp. 200–201). She points out that unless financial resources and efforts were...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 569–571.
Published: 01 August 2016
... business. Foreign connections facilitated the legalization of capital. In the late colonial period, the crown tried to improve mining and fiscal revenues, but bureaucrats, merchants, and miners forced the viceroy to suspend mercury sales on credit from Huancavelica in 1804. Eight years later, the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 156–157.
Published: 01 February 2018
... shift in axis promises new “design and management challenges for . . . architecture and urban planning” (p. 2). To better inform those who meet these challenges, the book offers lessons from five case studies in Brazil, Venezuela, and Chile, where mining, oil, and hydroelectric power shaped regional...