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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2014) 94 (1): 119–120.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Styliane Philippou Ancient Origins of the Mexican Plaza: From Primordial Sea to Public Space . By Wagner Logan , Box Hal , and Morehead Susan Kline . Roger Fullington Series in Architecture . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2013 . Photographs. Illustrations. Maps...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 366–368.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Styliane Philippou Urban Space as Heritage in Late Colonial Cuba: Classicism and Dissonance on the Plaza de Armas of Havana, 1754–1828 . By Niell Paul . Latin American and Caribbean Arts and Culture . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2015 . Plates. Maps. Figures. Notes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 345–346.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Eugen Logan Wagner Artistic and architectural programs, when present, offer strong evidence of the nature of rituals held within the plazas being studied. Ancestor warrior worship and investiture ceremonies seem to be common themes, supporting the concept that art and sculpture surrounding or...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Kathleen Kole de Peralta Abstract Noxious airs from trash discards, irrigation canals, marketplaces, hospitals, and plazas vitiated colonial Lima's environment. Using olfactory history, this article examines how residents reacted to their pungent environs. Early modern Iberians believed that foul...
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Published: 01 August 2016
Figure 1. Plazas and tolderías of the Río de la Plata, 1680–1750. US National Park Service and Esri. To explore an interactive version of this map, visit http://hahr-online.com/erbig/map-1 . Figure 1. Plazas and tolderías of the Río de la Plata, 1680–1750. US National Park Service and Esri More
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Published: 01 August 2016
Figure 3. Borderland plazas, 1750–1806. US National Park Service and Esri. To explore an interactive version of this map, visit http://hahr-online.com/erbig/map-3 . Figure 3. Borderland plazas, 1750–1806. US National Park Service and Esri. To explore an interactive version of this map, visit More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 154–156.
Published: 01 February 2019
... the west and more formalized. People first ascended a low platform, then descended into two sunken courts holding the stelae mentioned above, and then entered into a large central plaza bordered on the west, south, and east by compounds and platforms. In the center of the central plaza was another...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 201–202.
Published: 01 February 2019
..., Picó engages socioeconomists to explain the nature of the market ( plaza del mercado ) in Santurce. Besides fulfilling its primordial role of connecting the fruits of the land and the countryside with urban consumers, the plaza del mercado was a social space where people ate, drank, and danced. It was...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 445–480.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Figure 1. Plazas and tolderías of the Río de la Plata, 1680–1750. US National Park Service and Esri. To explore an interactive version of this map, visit http://hahr-online.com/erbig/map-1 . Figure 1. Plazas and tolderías of the Río de la Plata, 1680–1750. US National Park Service and Esri...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): v.
Published: 01 February 2013
... Buenos Aires and a member of the Post-­Graduate Committee on History at the University of San Andrés. Among his several published works are Historia de la Iglesia argentina: Desde la Conquista hasta fines del siglo XX, coauthored with Loris Zanatta (2000; 2nd edition 2009); El púlpito y la plaza...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 117–118.
Published: 01 February 2018
... identify marketplaces. Christopher Jones's exhaustive study features a detailed account of excavations at the East Plaza in Tikal, which revealed specialized structures as market stalls and a more formal permanent market gallery. Marshall Joseph Becker's study proposes using an architectural grammar—such...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 337–339.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., Arreola launches into his main purpose in part 2 of the book: “visualizing and narrating place” (p. 43). Postcard photographers, as seen in chapter 3, captured areas of Agua Prieta that would appeal to the American tourist—namely, border checkpoints, hotels, cinemas, and the town plaza—as well as scenes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2003) 83 (1): 53–82.
Published: 01 February 2003
... their foundations most of the city’s 74 churches and 14 monasteries as well as the public buildings that adorned the city’s central square, the Plaza de Armas. Estimates of the number of dead varied from 1,200 to 6,000, out of a population of 55,000. Callao fared even worse, as a tsunami killed...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 459–492.
Published: 01 August 2015
... material of unique evidentiary and poetic force. Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Sometime in May 1954, Fr. Joseph D. Wade, a Jesuit priest from the United States who served in El Progreso, Honduras, addressed the striking banana workers who had gathered in the Ramón Rosa Plaza, a...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2004) 84 (3): 447–474.
Published: 01 August 2004
.... —Ecclesiastes1 In 1622, King Philip IV was in Lima. Leandro de la Reynaga Salazar, the most senior alcalde, was chosen to carry Him to a temporary throne set on the cen- ter stage of Lima’s Plaza Mayor. But the King turned out to be rather heavier than expected. At the last minute, it was necessary to...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 503–504.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Mexican rather than Iberian urban patterns. Mumford writes that “to a remarkable extent, the reducciones resembled Inca cities” (p. 26), while there were no antecedents of such “cultural remaking” in Europe before the sixteenth century. Even the “gridded traza and large central plaza,” the physical design...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 311–313.
Published: 01 May 2014
... the first Spaniards visited the area, the site was transformed into a grid city featuring plazas, palaces, temples, and over 4,000 residential units. While the city's scale and design, as well as the quality of its constructions, astonished its conquerors, by the 1590s Cuzco had been stripped and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 339–340.
Published: 01 May 2017
... meanings of various constructed forms at Chinchero: the sacred landscape, plazas, doorways, houses, platforms, and communities, revealing novel insights. For example, Nair argues convincingly that the buildings known as cuyusmanco , generally believed to be council or judicial houses, were not defined by...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 February 2016
... pitted the Christianized Otomi against the hostile, pagan Chichimecs. Moreover, the painted scene mirrored the mock battles that were a frequent component of colonial festivals, including one that was staged in the Plaza Mayor of Mexico City in 1539 and documented by Bernal Díaz del Castillo. In the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 187–188.
Published: 01 February 2016
... human rights activists. Contributors such as the journalist Horacio Verbitsky, the judge Daniel Rafecas, and Vera Vigevani de Jarach, a member of the Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo–Founding Line, are both chroniclers of Argentina's recent past and direct protagonists in the events that they recount. As...