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Hispanic American Historical Review (1945) 25 (1): 57–59.
Published: 01 February 1945
...Engel Sluiter Copyright 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 Amerigo Vespucci. Pilot Major . By Pohl Frederick J. . ( New York : Columbia University Press , 1944 . Pp. x , 249 . $3.00 .) ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (3): 486–488.
Published: 01 August 1997
...Martin Torodash Cosmographers and Pilots of the Spanish Maritime Empire. By Lamb Ursula . Brookfield, Vt. : Variorum , 1995 . Plates. Illustrations. Maps. Appendixes. Notes , xv , 243 pp. Cloth . $79.95 . Copyright 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 The volume under...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (2): 328–329.
Published: 01 May 2023
... , became separated from the rest of the fleet. The pilot skillfully sailed the small patache to the Philippines, and the crew spent two months in the archipelago before returning to Mexico, becoming the first Spanish ship to do so. Later, the leaders of the expedition accused Martín and the San Lucas 's...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2024) 104 (2): 362–363.
Published: 01 May 2024
... in 1910 to the entrenchment of civil air travel during the post–World War II era. Soland provides keen analysis of the political and cultural context, influences, and ramifications of aviation. He argues that Mexican pilots and political leaders embraced indigenismo in the marketing of planes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (3): 461–489.
Published: 01 August 2021
..., Indigenous peoples in Brazil materially shaped aviation, sometimes working with state agents and at other times creating their own infrastructure, such as landing fields, and training pilots among their youth. Indigenous peoples also resisted or mediated the development of aviation, often fighting against...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (2): 348–350.
Published: 01 May 2018
... worked hard to tie airplanes to national identity and patriotism. Hiatt effectively uses the story of pilot Alejandro Velasco Astete, a Quechua speaker and native of Cuzco, to demonstrate how technology mediated the indigenista vision for a central role for the city of Cuzco. In 1925 Velasco Astete...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1973) 53 (4): 674–675.
Published: 01 November 1973
... on December 20, 1538. From then until his death in 1567, the maestro lived and worked in Seville. He was a senior member of the scientific office of the pilot major (which controlled the pilots and masters involved in the voyages to America, as well as their equipment). As a cosmographer it was Medina’s job...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (1): 178–179.
Published: 01 February 2007
...Barbara Ganson Virgil Richardson (1916 – 2004) was a Tuskegee Airman, one of the African American pilots of the U.S. Army Air Corps who distinguished themselves during World War II by never losing a single bomber to enemy fighters while flying escort missions over Europe. Richardson was one...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (4): 621–641.
Published: 01 November 1972
... the members of his crew we find three of his brothers and a son or nephew. Peralonso also hired the services of Alonso García and Juan Barrero, two pilots who had been with Columbus when he discovered Paria. They knew the route to follow and were already familiar with the land to be explored. They must have...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (4): 797–798.
Published: 01 November 1983
... of the difficulty they presented in locating information on a specific subject. With the appearance of the Guide for 1829, the first of three projected volumes in a pilot series to cover the years 1847 and 1875 as well, the potential for investigation into these archives has been greatly expanded. The Guide...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1967) 47 (3): 456–457.
Published: 01 August 1967
... will, and there are excerpts from Gaspar Corrêa’s Lendas da India , from the account of an unknown Genoese pilot with Magellan’s fleet, and from the Deroteiro of another pilot, probably Francisco Albo. Though the captaingeneral did not survive to tell his own tale, there is fortunately no dearth of contemporary accounts...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (1): 134–135.
Published: 01 February 1982
... an unknown dying pilot are two examples—have recently had little currency in the English-speaking world. In Spain, however, for reasons that invite analysis, such legends as that of the unknown pilot and the prediscovery of America continue to fascinate some scholars; an example is Juan Manzano y Manzano's...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1966) 46 (3): 316–317.
Published: 01 August 1966
... this is justified. Manzano hints, without quite saying so, that he believes the story of the anonymous pilot who reportedly crossed the Atlantic a decade before Columbus, and he promises an additional work on that subject. Samuel E. Morison and Edmundo O’Gorman have presented strong, if entirely different...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1974) 54 (2): 343–344.
Published: 01 May 1974
... in the airplane-shaped planned city known as “Pilot Plan.” He documents for city planners and architects anywhere the superficiality of planning that places emphasis on form alone, leaving social processes and their nonphysical purposes to one side. As a resident of six months in the “Pilot Plan...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (4): 697–698.
Published: 01 November 1995
..., a pilot project (Plan Chontalpa), covering 91,000 hectares in the Chontalpa on the coastal plain of Tabasco, began in 1966. Funded in part by international agencies, its aim was to learn how to utilize, in a “rational” way, the natural resources of the tropics, so that this information could be used...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (1): 104–105.
Published: 01 February 1999
... of his approach. Columbus was a self-educated artisan from a cultural backwater. Since he had never piloted a ship, his role in promoting his enterprise was that of speculator and, later, a kind of CEO. As for the issue of the mysterious navigator who allegedly showed Columbus his route, the author...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (3): 503–504.
Published: 01 August 1993
..., and assuming the ability to sign documents as a minimum test of literacy, Pérez-Mallaína found that 100 percent of the high command of the fleets, 83 percent of the shipowners and captains, and 74 percent of the pilots met that test, of the sailors and ship's boys, only 21 percent could sign their names...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (3): 521–522.
Published: 01 August 2004
... and the sea remained its lifeline to the rest of New Spain. Beginning in 1774, Martínez made annual voyages to California on the supply vessels that headed north from San Blas, delivering food and manufactured goods and transporting mail and passengers in both directions. Martínez sailed first as second pilot...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (4): 677–680.
Published: 01 November 1997
... last published work (“Argos and Polyphemus: Eyes on the New World Five Hundred Years Ago and Now,” in Cosmographers and Pilots of the Spanish Maritime Empire , 1995) before her death on August 8, 1996, Ursula Schaefer Lamb was still engaged with the epistemological question that had guided her long...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (2): 396.
Published: 01 May 1969
.... 146 . Paper. Copyright 1969 by Duke University Press 1969 This useful monograph is an extension of the author’s pilot study, published in 1938. It includes data from 316 new specimens that were recorded between 1961 and 1963. The concern is primarily with stone axes which occur only...