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Hispanic American Historical Review (1974) 54 (4): 748–749.
Published: 01 November 1974
...P.L. Wanderings in South America, the North-West of the United States, and the Antilles, in the years 1812, 1816, 1820 and 1824 with original instructions for the perfect preservation of birds and for cabinets of natural history . By Waterton Charges . Edited by Matthews L. Harrison...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (1): 162–163.
Published: 01 February 2003
...Gretchen D. Starr-Lebeau Perfect Wives, Other Women: Adultery and Inquisition in Early Modern Spain . By Black Georgina Dopico . Durham : Duke University Press , 2001 . Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xx , 307 pp. Cloth , $59.95 . Paper , $19.95 . Copyright...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1961) 41 (3): 464.
Published: 01 August 1961
...Charles E. Nowell The Perfect Prince. A Biography of the King Dorn João II . By Sanceau Elaine . Pôrto , 1959 . Livraria Civilização . Illustrations. Note. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xvi , 446 . Paper . Copyright 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (4): 713–714.
Published: 01 November 2023
...Helen Cowie The Perfection of Nature is a meticulously researched and engagingly written book that offers new insights into Renaissance cultures of animal breeding. Cooley makes innovative use of an eclectic range of source material—including Mexican codices, Jesuit natural histories...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (3): 484–485.
Published: 01 August 1968
...Paul Eisenberg Gradan and Perfection. Spanish Moralists of the Seventeenth Century . By Hafter Monroe Z. . Cambridge , 1966 . Harvard University Press . Harvard Studies in Romance Languages . Notes. Index . Pp. 174 . $5.00 . Copyright 1968 by Duke University Press 1968...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (2): 303–330.
Published: 01 May 2012
... ” (mother of Brazilians), her embodiment of the female virtues of tenderness, caring, and self-sacrifice made her the perfect exemplar of the patricias’ movement and of delicate citizenship. Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Early in May 1870, Ana Néri, a widow of 55 years, accompanied...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (1): 94–99.
Published: 01 February 1969
... of perfection of the human mind. The essence of man’s being, however, was unchangeable. History was accidental to man in that history could not change the central core of his being, which is his rationality. Las Casas’ universalism rested on two traditions—a Greco-Roman ontological definition of man...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1963) 43 (2): 315.
Published: 01 May 1963
..., and is sublime in his belief in the eventual success of law in perfecting the condition of man the world over. His optimism is admirable and his facts impressive, but his conclusions seem based upon an unwarranted faith in man’s self-perfectibility. This work is both provocative and informative within its...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (2): 334–335.
Published: 01 May 1980
... for the development of the political system perfected by Porfirio Díaz. Indeed, one of the important features of this study is the emphasis on continuity between the political techniques of liberal presidents Benito Juárez and Sebastián Lerdo in the Restored Republic and Díaz afterward. Perry’s monograph...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1962) 42 (2): 254–255.
Published: 01 May 1962
... liberalism during the colonial period—“Charles V was the Emperor of liberty,” “the New Laws assured to perfection the liberty and rights of the American indigenes,” “Father Francisco de Vitoria was the savior of America,” etc., etc.,—that one is almost tempted to believe that there never was a Spanish...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (2): 349–350.
Published: 01 May 1994
... . 371 pp. Paper . Copyright 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 The Viceroyalty of Buenos Aires was not only a creation of the Bourbon Reforms; it was a region of the Spanish Empire where many colonial reforms were first tried, amended, perfected, or sometimes abandoned. Such was certainly...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (2): 285–287.
Published: 01 May 1982
... favorable milieu for the salvation of souls. That aspiration requires a visible, immanent, and informing presence in the lives of the people in the temporal order; a presence in competition with other institutions, associations, and ideological parties that seek to achieve an evolving temporal perfection...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (2): 346–347.
Published: 01 May 1996
... of this book concerning a seventeenth-century Spanish nun captures the essence of her contribution to religious life and women’s history. Her acute awareness of a perfect creation, marred only by humankind’s imperfections, drove her to learn, to comprehend, and then so ardently to desire the salvation of souls...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (4): 694–695.
Published: 01 November 2008
... the crown created Derecho Indiano to provide solutions to unprecedented situations that emerged in the Indies. The second and more extensive part of the book measures the judicial behavior of the oidores against the time-honored, medieval model of the iudex perfectus , the perfect judge. Created to promote...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (1): 145–146.
Published: 01 February 2013
... against Argentine intellectuals’ hopes of “continuous perfectibility for the nation” (p. 105). The Argentine synthetic imperative sought to reconcile Darwinian natural law with the positivist faith in rational law. Constitutive analogies received the Origin as conveying threats of extinction rather...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (4): 737–739.
Published: 01 November 1969
... and Symbols of Time. III. Time as an Attribute of the Gods. IV. Time and Space. V. The Mayan in the Universe of the Kinh . Throughout the book the author confirms the conclusions of Sylvanus G. Morley. The Mayas achieved such perfection in computing time that they could determine the duration of the year...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (3): 589–592.
Published: 01 August 2000
... and navigation (Robert S. Weddle) to estimates of a league in Mexico and Florida (Ross Hassig). The fact that such an examination has not occurred thus far is as much a projection of a Western “mental landscape,” mirroring “the unquestioned Good Thing that is the perfected democratic ideal” as were the four...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1946) 26 (1): 75–77.
Published: 01 February 1946
... and posthumous work De veritate fidei christianae. This vir in omni litteratura singularis, as Erasmus called him, directed all his thought and energies to the defense of Christianity, convinced that that constituted true humanism and the only path leading to the making up of the perfect man. Man without...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1973) 53 (2): 369.
Published: 01 May 1973
... so covertly while Díaz performed blatantly, thereby earning public animosity. The triumph of the Revolution has been the perfection of the Juárez approach to government. Copyright 1973 by Duke University Press 1973 Breve historia del porfirismo, 1876-1911 . By Valadés José C...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (4): 716.
Published: 01 November 1972
... to perfection the difficulties in compiling any work on contemporary Latin American organizations. Begun in 1963, the volume was not completed and revised until 1970. The long delay produced many inaccuracies beyond the limitations and lacunas deplored in the editor’s preface. The work’s chief value...