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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (4): 768–769.
Published: 01 November 1996
...Frank Salomon The Guinea Pig: Healing, Food, and Ritual in the Andes . By Morales Edmundo . Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 1995 . Photographs. Map. Tables. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xxvii , 177 pp. Cloth , $40.00 . Paper , $19.95 . Copyright 1996...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (2): 412–414.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Peter Felten Recent declassifications by Havana are beginning to transform the documentary record. In March 2001, for instance, a conference on the Bay of Pigs analyzed some 480 pages of Cuban government records declassified in Havana (for information and some excerpts, see the National Security...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (1): 147–148.
Published: 01 February 1981
...James Nelson Goodsell The Bay of Pigs: The Untold Story . By Wyden Peter . New York : Simon and Schuster , 1979 . Maps. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. 352 . Cloth . $12.95 . Copyright 1981 by Duke University Press 1981 It is almost twenty years since...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (3): 572–573.
Published: 01 August 1969
...: “I told you so!” Lazo assigns the major responsibility for the Cuban sore—or wound—to Americans who misjudged Castro or who failed to act decisively to overthrow him. His favorite targets are Herbert Matthews; Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., who arrogantly condemned the military for the Bay of Pigs...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (1): 196–198.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Neill Macauley Taken together, the LCB and Bay of Pigs campaigns comprise a five year’s war, the second longest, and probably the second most deadly, in the island’s history (after the Ten Year’s War of 1868 – 78). By itself, the LCB exceeded the revolutionary war of 1956 – 59 in duration...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (1): 110–112.
Published: 01 February 1965
... as a bill of particulars against their unjust dealings. This underlies his brief initial chapter, which tells “A Story About Pigs (Notes for a Novel About Customs)” in an attempt to set his theme in Guatemala. Two young brothers allegedly steal pigs intended for a village fiesta in Jorge Ubico’s time (about...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (3): 650–652.
Published: 01 August 1991
... back into the nineteenth century. The book has a good account of the 1987 revolt and massacre of peasants in the northwest, which shows an understanding of the events and the region, in striking contrast to the impression given in the author’s discussion of black pigs. These are “said...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1945) 25 (1): 129.
Published: 01 February 1945
...Irving Rouse Copyright 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 Prehistoria dominicana . By D’Onís Luis Padilla . [ Historia de Santo Domingo, Primera Parte .] ( Mexico : Instituto Panamericano de Geografía e Historia , 1943 . Pp. 318 . Pigs. 33 .) ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1985) 65 (2): 391.
Published: 01 May 1985
... received the encomienda of Comanja, northeast of Lake Pátzcuaro in Michoacán, as a political favor. The letters, now in the Archivo General de Indias in Seville, are full of Infante’s advice to Cáceres concerning tribute collections and the raising of pigs for sale in Mexico City and other markets...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1967) 47 (1): 118.
Published: 01 February 1967
...Mark Van Aken The most interesting part of the book deals with the effect of kinship ties upon the political order. The author’s humorous account of the political crisis over untethered cows and unpenned pigs provides a fascinating explanation of the political dynamics of this changing community...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (3): 572–573.
Published: 01 August 1977
...Miles Richardson “Panchimalco es un municipio triste . . .” (p. 191). The sadness of Panchimalco, the one room house with a dirt floor, the girl playing in a pig wallow, the small plot of poor land, is the theme of this book written in 1959 and republished, but unrevised, in 1974. The author...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (1): 128–129.
Published: 01 February 1964
... accounting of events from January 1, 1959, to April 17, 1961. The most compelling reading, however, comes later in the eyewitness accounts of persons arrested in Cuba as a result of the Bay of Pigs invasion April 17, 1961. Through these reports by refugees the full impact and horror of events elsewhere...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (3): 460–461.
Published: 01 August 1964
... of Pigs. She tells of being the only woman and one of the few Spanish-speaking foreign newspaper representatives to be invited by Castro’s Ministry of Communications to go to the combat zone. Proceeding to the battle front, the author witnessed some of the flotsam and jetsam of conflict: the dead...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1979) 59 (2): 369–370.
Published: 01 May 1979
... read Turner and O’Shaughnessy, for example—but few of us can claim acquaintance with such gems as The Cruise of the Cow, The Pig in the Barber Shop, Chile Con Carne , or Che! Wah! Wahl or, the Modern Montezumas in Mexico . This volume should be used in conjunction with bibliographies on non-U.S...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (1): 169–170.
Published: 01 February 1970
... of Kansas. Following a brief introduction, the editor covers his subject in fourteen sections. He begins with one on prerevolutionary Cuba and another devoted to the Revolution. Then follow twelve sections dealing with subject divisions such as the Bay of Pigs invasion, the October 1962 crisis and its...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (2): 392–393.
Published: 01 May 1969
..., the United States hypocritically forces a protectorate on the Cubans through the Teller [ sic ] Amendment. More recently, anticommunism is nothing but a mask for Wall Street and the CIA, and the Alliance for Progress is “an alliance for the preservation of the status quo” (p. 12). The Bay of Pigs figures...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (3): 459–460.
Published: 01 August 1964
... Fruit Company, the International Railways of Centra] America, and some of the officials and lobbyists in Washington, D. C. The most interesting portions of the volume are those dealing with Guatemala’s participation in the Bay-of-Pigs episode and with the posture and activities of the Guatemalan...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (1): 189.
Published: 01 February 1977
... from active involvement during the Bay of Pigs operation. After this, he notes, some Soviet writers projected an image of the United States as, “a harmless tabby begging for indulgence . . .” (p. 159). Thus in 1962 Krushchev decided that he could use the tactic of nuclear blackmail to dramatically...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (1): 169–170.
Published: 01 February 1965
... the pre-Bay of Pigs period. Statements in the book contradict the author’s claims that he went to Cuba with an open mind. He visited with exiles in Miami before going to Cuba and his comments indicate that he was favorably impressed by them. But more important is Franco’s attitude toward revolution...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (4): 654–655.
Published: 01 November 1965
... by other prisoners. Some of the most interesting pieces of this hearsay testimony are those concerning the CIA and the Bay of Pigs Invasion. According to Martino, several former members of the Cuban underground believed that the CIA had either betrayed or abandoned them. The author states that the betrayal...