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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (2): 373–375.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Heather L. McCrea Mosquito Empires: Ecology and War in the Greater Caribbean, 1620 – 1914 . By McNeill J. R. . New Approaches to the Americas . New York : Cambridge University Press , 2010 . xviii , 314 pp. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xviii , 371 pp. Paper , $24.99...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (4): 619–647.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Daniel Mendiola Abstract The purpose of this article is to assess the political, diplomatic, and ethnic dynamics of the Mosquito Kingdom, an Afro-indigenous alliance based along Central America's Caribbean coast, during the eighteenth century. Drawing from new archival sources—most notably those of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (4): 677–706.
Published: 01 November 1983
...Frank Griffith Dawson 56 “Plans and Profiles of the Fortifications Near Black River on the Mosquito Shore and the State they were in on 28th May 1751,” PRO, C.O. 700, British Honduras, No. 5. 57 “Mosquito Shore,” ULC, Pitt Papers, Add. 6959; Gámez, Historia , p. 97. 58 Three...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1986) 66 (2): 425–426.
Published: 01 May 1986
...Mario Rodríguez Nicaragua’s Mosquito Shore: The Years of British and American Presence . By Dozier Craig L. . University, AL : University of Alabama Press , 1985 . Map. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. x , 269 . Cloth. $32.75 . Copyright 1986 by Duke University...
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Published: 01 November 2019
Figure 1. Mosquito territorial influence by 1729. Drawn by Sydnie Mares and the author. Figure 1. Mosquito territorial influence by 1729. Drawn by Sydnie Mares and the author. More
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Published: 01 May 2012
Figure 4 Map of the Mosquito Shore, Nicaragua, Central America . Compiled by H. G. Higley, C.E., assisted by Sam D. Spellman (New York: G. W. and C. B. Colton & Co., 1894). Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division, American Memory Digital Collection. hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd More
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Published: 01 May 2012
Figure 5 Detail, Map of the Mosquito Shore . Figure 5. Detail, Map of the Mosquito Shore. More
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Published: 01 November 1997
FIGURE 1: Yellow Fever Transmission in Latin America Source: Adapted from Slosek, “Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes,” 250; and Monath, “Yellow Fever: Victor, Victoria? ” 30. FIGURE 1:. Yellow Fever Transmission in Latin America. / Source: Adapted from Slosek, “Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes,” 250; and More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (2): 346–347.
Published: 01 May 1989
..., which applies directly to the Mosquito area and to British and Spanish conflict over that region. Still, although she repeatedly refers to the role of Spanish officials in Guatemala City with regard to the Mosquito area, she did not use the Archivo de Centro América in Guatemala City. Potthast...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (1): 178.
Published: 01 February 1980
... aegypti mosquitoes, infects animals (monkeys) as well as humans, and attacks isolated rural communities. One of Soper’s greatest achievements from 1939 to 1942 was the eradication from northeastern Brazil of the extremely dangerous Anopheles gambiae mosquito, an import from Africa that spreads malaria...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (1): 136–137.
Published: 01 February 1969
...Robert A. Naylor Floyd writes in a straightforward style that is clear and readable. He gives needed dimension to his study by relating the particulars of the Mosquito Shore controversy to Spain’s overall involvement in European events and imperial defense, thus providing a case study of Spanish...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (1): 113–136.
Published: 01 February 2000
...Karl H. Offen After the Anglo-Spanish War of Jenkins Ear (1739– 48), William Pitt’s Black River settlement formed the nucleus of a territorial entity encompassing the Mosquitia known as the British Superintendency for the Mosquito Shore (1749–86). Before Anglo residents were forced to comply...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (1): 139–140.
Published: 01 February 1972
... clinically is the same disease as the common “urban yellow fever” ( febre amarella urbana ), differs from the latter in that it is spread by different varieties of mosquitos than the famed Aedes aegypti species. Andrade explains the advent of the 1685 epidemic in Pernambuco through a new importation not of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (1): 179.
Published: 01 February 1980
... societies. He observed and related the making of a flint arrowhead and how canoes are dug out, and the book is worth reading if only to leam how to make mosquito soup. ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (3): 439–541.
Published: 01 August 1965
... before the Academy of Sciences in Havana on August 14, 1881, he named the specific culprit (the female of the culex mosquito, later named the aedes aegypti ) and explained in detail the steps that had led him to this conclusion. 2 More serious was what happened in Havana at the Third Pan...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (3): 564–565.
Published: 01 August 2008
... poisonous to more than just mosquitoes and fleas. In Cold War, Deadly Fevers , Marcos Cueto analyzes the often strained encounters between rural Mexicans and a vast array of local, national, and international health officials, Mexican and U.S. policy makers, politicians, and business leaders. Cueto wrote...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 February 2017
... . Gámez José Dolores . 1889 . Historia de Nicaragua desde los tiempos prehistóricos hasta 1860, en sus relaciones con España, México y Centro-América . Managua : Tipografía de “El Pais.” Gámez José Dolores . 1939 . Historia de la Costa de Mosquitos (hasta 1894) . . . . Managua...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (2): 369–373.
Published: 01 May 1991
... winds. Obviously such measures could be beneficial. Draining pools of water shrank mosquito-breeding areas, thereby reducing the risk of malaria and yellow fever. Hauling away human waste, offal, and garbage reduced the chance that drinking water and food would be contaminated, thereby lowering the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (4): 619–644.
Published: 01 November 1997
...FIGURE 1: Yellow Fever Transmission in Latin America Source: Adapted from Slosek, “Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes,” 250; and Monath, “Yellow Fever: Victor, Victoria? ” 30. FIGURE 1:. Yellow Fever Transmission in Latin America. / Source: Adapted from Slosek, “Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes,” 250; and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1973) 53 (3): 495–496.
Published: 01 August 1973
... of the whole have had to be left out” (p. xi). Almost 500 pages of text follow this statement, and while the author has construed Nicaragua broadly, the results are more than slightly distorted. There are many entries on the Mosquito kingdom and protectorate, the British personnel involved in it and...