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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (2): 412–414.
Published: 01 May 2002
... them on October 1962—are available for classroom use, Playa Girón and The Missile Crisis in Cuba will be valuable resources for teaching about the early 1960s. Playa Girón: Bay of Pigs: Washington’s First Military Defeat in the Americas . By Castro Fidel and Fernández José Ramón...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (2): 440–441.
Published: 01 May 2003
...John Mayo El comercio entre Chile y el Puerto de Filadelfia: Estudio comparado binacional . By Beltrán Luz María Méndez . Playa Ancha, Valparaíso, Chile : Puntángeles; Universidad de Playa Ancha , 2001 . Illustrations. Tables. Figures. Appendix. Bibliography . 99 pp. Paper...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (4): 737.
Published: 01 November 1980
... standard. In fact, the book is very much dated. Published originally in Italian in 1966, the translated Spanish text thirteen years later ends with Playa Girón. As far as he goes, Tuttino has provided a very readable synthesis of Cuban history. Readers will find this book useful as an introduction...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1987) 67 (3): 509–510.
Published: 01 August 1987
... are discussed in a summary paper by Gordon Willey. The second half of the book contains studies of the greater southeast region beyond Copan and Quirigua. These cover a time span from Middle Preclassic to the Late Postclassic times and include a revision of the early ceramic sequence from Playa de los...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 February 2003
... of the imperialist beast. Amid self-congratulation and bluster are queries focused on each general’s role in the struggle against Batista, the Bay of Pigs/Playa Girón battles, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and internationalist missions, and their opinions of Che, Fidel, and Raúl Castro. Their questions read like...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (2): 382–383.
Published: 01 May 1970
... the armed stage of the Revolution. Elizabeth Sutherland’s The Youngest Revolution deals with life all over Cuba from Havana to Playa Girón primarily since the Revolution came to power. Both are “personal reports,” and both are sympathetic. Yglesias and Sutherland seem relatively close to some...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (2): 345–346.
Published: 01 May 2010
.... Indexes. 317 pp. Copyright 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 La autora comienza diciendo que este libro es una “síntesis” de la historia de Yucatán en los últimos tres siglos y que podría ser interesante para los turistas que viajan por la Península sin saber que hay más que playas y sitios...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (2): 221–254.
Published: 01 May 2007
... and crowded with traffic of all sorts. Figure 1 Valparaíso after the earthquake of 1906. The lightly shaded blocks were destroyed by the earthquake, and the darker blocks burned. Playa Ancha is the area of regular streets on the hills in the northwest. The Puerto is the narrow area of small blocks...
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Published: 01 May 2007
Figure 1 Valparaíso after the earthquake of 1906. The lightly shaded blocks were destroyed by the earthquake, and the darker blocks burned. Playa Ancha is the area of regular streets on the hills in the northwest. The Puerto is the narrow area of small blocks along the waterfront just west More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (2): 284–295.
Published: 01 May 1978
... participated directly in the armed conflict. After the debacle at Playa Girón in April 1961, prospects for further United States military support for anti-Castro Cubans diminished, but the concept of the “betrayed” revolution persisted in the exile-influenced literature of the 1960s. Cuban expatriates...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1961) 41 (2): 275–286.
Published: 01 May 1961
... llenaban de rebaños inmensos, que en los desiertos brotaban ciudades florecientes, y que en las playas nacían puertos seguros vivificadores de la industria, y de la agricultura. No bien había empezado a distribuir la semilla de la verdadera riqueza en los objetos que acabo de exponer, me acordé de los...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (3): 468–495.
Published: 01 August 1975
... a reasonable rate of profit (10.22 percent). 40 Data concerning the cuadrilla owned by Francisco Maturana presented an example of the high earnings possible in the first half of the eighteenth century. Maturana’s slave gang worked a very rich section (playa) and mined over 150 pounds of gold (worth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1985) 65 (1): 21–49.
Published: 01 February 1985
... 98.9 1 Seyba Playa (1779) 9.2 0.4 90.4 5 II. Campeche Pich (1778) 67.5 3.4 29.1 5 Campeche (villa) (1779) 33.5 4.4 62.1 19 Campeche Extramuros (1779) 16.4 0.6 83.1 7 III. Camino Real Alto Bolonchén (1778) 56.9 0 43.1 3 Becal, Calkiní, & Hecelchakán (1779...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (3): 463–492.
Published: 01 August 2020
... indigentes,” Alerta (Havana), 16 Sept. 1949, p. 4; “Los dueños de las tierras ofrecen dos millones de pesos al gobierno para que desaloje a los vecinos,” Noticias de Hoy (Havana), 6 Oct. 1949, p. 5. 32. “Piden ayuda los damnificados de la Playa de Cajío,” El Crisol (Havana), 4 Apr. 1950, pp. 1–2...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (1): 73–109.
Published: 01 February 2009
... of the revolution. For example, in an interview conducted in the early 1990s, an elderly santera explained that Fidel’s power was the result of a three-day ceremony that had ritually linked him to Ifá, the Yoruba god of divination, in the 1950s. 77 Others claimed that Fidel’s victory at Playa Girón in April...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (4): 621–657.
Published: 01 November 2013
... to the harbor in the southern barrio Playa. The plaza became a main site for civil and political gatherings for centuries to come. 62 The 1880 proposal for the monument described it as a means to honor Spain’s goodwill, embodied in the humanitarian act of freeing the slaves, and to celebrate the peaceful...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1963) 43 (1): 34–64.
Published: 01 February 1963
... where they led their fierce warriors. As Apache raiders the Mogolloneros held a primacy in distance travelled for booty. Their war trail had two more main branches besides the one already described. When coming southward, if Mogollonero warriors veered westward from the Copper Road near Lake Playas...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (2): 255–292.
Published: 01 May 2007
... enthusiasm for the Cuban Revolution. 71 Actions such as the repression of demonstrations against the Playa Girón invasion and the photographing and confiscation of materials from passengers returning from Cuba revealed the government’s efforts to temper pro-Cuban sentiments. 72 Although López Mateos...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (1): 1–153.
Published: 01 February 1996
...-1788), reviewed, 70:192-93 Pierce, Donna, Joan Myers, and Marc Simmons, Santiago: Saint of Two Worlds, reviewed, 73:492 Pierce, Robert N., review by, 68:188-89 Pietschmann, Horst, reviews by, 69:761, 75:270-71 Pike, Fredrick R., The Politics of the Miracu­ lous in Peru: Playa de la Torre...