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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2012) 92 (4): 748–750.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Andrew B. Fisher El peso de la sangre: Limpios, mestizos y nobles en el mundo hispánico . Edited by Nikolaus Böttcher, Bernd Hausberger, and Max S. Hering Torres. Mexico City : El Colegio de México , 2011 . Tables. Notes. Bibliography. 320 pp. Paper . Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 174–175.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Susan Gauss Pesos and Politics: Business, Elites, Foreigners, and Government in Mexico, 1854–1940 . By Wasserman Mark . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2015 . Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. ix, 257 pp. Cloth , $55.00 . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 332–334.
Published: 01 May 2018
... operators of Mexico City, an integrated elite that profited from a soaring silver economy, donated a total of 1,600,000 pesos to Spain's war effort from 1776 to 1783—a large yet affordable sum, given that total silver output then averaged about 20,000,000 pesos yearly, with taxes on mining yielding about...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2001) 81 (1): 89–134.
Published: 01 February 2001
... million of the four billion-plus pesos of var- ious sorts reportedly minted over the centuries. Even assuming a significant undercounting, in that time Mexico had exported at least 3.5 billion pesos; in short, the peso was the most widely circulated coin in history.1...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 193–222.
Published: 01 May 2017
... wage of a mitayo established by Toledo in 1574–1575 was between 3 and 4 reales per day (or 2.25 to 3 pesos per week), while the mingas received a bit more than 3 pesos per week. But mingas' wages seem to have risen to somewhere between 7 and 9 pesos per week in 1600–1603, and to between 7 and 7.5 pesos...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2002) 82 (4): 685–718.
Published: 01 November 2002
... duplicaron entre las décadas de 1740 y 1790, pasando de 0,6 a 1,3 pesos constantes de 1770–1779, respectivamente; en términos del PIB estimado por John H. Coatsworth, “Los obstáculos al desarollo económico en el siglo Hispanic American Historical Review 82:4 Copyright 2002 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2010) 90 (1): 41–74.
Published: 01 February 2010
..., 1998); Susan Kellogg and Matthew Restall, eds., Dead Giveaways: Indigenous Testaments of Colonial Mesoamerica and the Andes (Salt Lake City: Univ. of Utah Press, 1998); Jane E. Mangan, “Prendas y pesos en el Potosí colonial: Colocando las prácticas urbanas en un contexto social,” Revista Andina...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 517–519.
Published: 01 August 2014
... wallet containing his last ten-peso note. The novel quoted above, De sobremesa (After-dinner conversation), was published only after his death. For many, this tragic fate of the poet laid low by bankruptcy is understood in terms of a tension, if not contradiction, between economics and art. Quite the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 353–355.
Published: 01 May 2015
.... Middle classes contributed to donativos in wheat, yerba maté , animals, jewelry, and specie. These gifts could vary from as much as a few dozen pesos to thousands of pesos, showing the diverse resources and social status of the donors. Thus, late colonial donativos provided a new opportunity for broad...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 329–330.
Published: 01 May 2014
... nuevos contextos y valoraciones. Todo eso en un juego en que se cruzan actores diversos y el peso de las tradiciones. Desfilan así el gallego terco y holgazán junto al ignorante de buen corazón; la doméstica humilde y sumisa junto a la deshonesta; el comerciante exitoso junto con el huelguista … Como en...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2003) 83 (3): 451–486.
Published: 01 August 2003
... example, when he married Pas- tora Botet in 1819 he possessed a mere three thousand gold pesos, less than 1 percent of the estate he would accumulate during the remainder of his life- time.10 It is not surprising, therefore, that he chose to start his career as a landowner by making good...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2013) 93 (4): 659–684.
Published: 01 November 2013
... se trata de una etapa caracterizada por profundos cambios insti- tucionales, políticos y económicos en la región. Veamos algunos de sus rasgos centrales. Para finales de la etapa colonial, la historiografía agraria rioplatense señala el peso predominante de las pequeñas y medianas...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2009) 89 (2): 253–283.
Published: 01 May 2009
... expenses were higher than its income, and external credit compensated for these imbalances over the whole period. In 1900, the deficit was more than 9 million pesos (moneda nacional ); it was over 150 million during World War 9. Rock, Politics in Argentina, 222. “[Alvear] seeming to reject the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2008) 88 (2): 173–209.
Published: 01 May 2008
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2003) 83 (3): 487–520.
Published: 01 August 2003
... proceso de ruralización y militarización de las sociedades postcoloniales y, en general, como expresión del peso de los terrate- nientes, que eran capaces de movilizar una clientela de peones y campesinos dependientes, eventualmente convertidos en milicianos. Ante la ausencia de instancias de poder...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2006) 86 (2): 309–336.
Published: 01 May 2006
... manner” with which Juana had cared for her son, doña Catalina paid Juana’s owner, Melchora de los Reyes, one hundred pesos for the freedom of Juan Lorenzo, Juana’s own infant son.28 Serving as surrogate mothers to masters’ children did increase the likelihood of liberation for slave women and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): 33–65.
Published: 01 February 2013
.... Construction on the new building began in July, facilitated by an unnamed acquaintance of Haro, who lent 300 pesos to the cost of 800 pesos. (The rest was provided miraculously by the Virgin, Haro wrote, when generous donors in the city came forward.) The project involved between 50 and 100 workers at...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 29–61.
Published: 01 February 2017
... monopoly on the post by creoles. A steady salary also drew bilingual creoles. Olivares's petition to receive a salary of 200 pesos in 1633, a raise from the original 100-peso salary granted by Madrid, marked the last pay raise for a colonial interpreter. 30 From Olivares's 1633 increase to the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2003) 83 (1): 3–52.
Published: 01 February 2003
... surface—was undertaken by Arranz on the basis of the tribute imposed on the caciques of the “pacified” Tainos at the end of 1495: every native of 14 years or more was required to pay one Flanders hawk’s bell full of gold every three months, each bell containing about 3–4 pesos worth (12.5–16.7 g).20 An...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 167–169.
Published: 01 February 2019
... libro muestra un excesivo apego al detalle y las cifras, nunca superfluo en realidad, pero que coarta en ocasiones el vuelo interpretativo y desplaza fuera del área de observación del proceso el análisis ideológico –como entendió la ideología la Ilustración– y su peso real en la configuración de las...