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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (2): 380–382.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Haim Avni Tropical Zion: General Trujillo, FDR, and the Jews of Sosúa . By Wells Allen . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2009 . Photographs. Maps. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xxxi , 447 pp. Paper , $27.95 . Dominican Haven: The Jewish Refugee Settlement...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (4): 700–701.
Published: 01 November 1995
...Stephen Webre Is There a Transition to Democracy in El Salvador? Edited by Tulchin Joseph S. and Bland Gary . Boulder : Lynne Bienner , 1992 . Notes. Index. vii, 213 pp. Paper . $9.95 . This Promised Land, El Salvador: The Refugee Community of Colomoncagua...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (3): 546–547.
Published: 01 August 1994
... insurgents was sporadic in the 1960s, hit a lull in the 1970s, and reached levels of horrific intensity in the 1980s. The statistics are chilling: approximately 100,000 people were killed, 40,000 disappeared (the highest number in Latin America), more than 200,000 became refugees in Mexico alone...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1943) 23 (2): 289–290.
Published: 01 May 1943
...Simon G. Hanson Copyright 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 Refugee Settlement in the Dominican Republic . A Survey Conducted under the Auspices of the Brookings Institution . ( Washington : The Brookings Institution , 1942 . Pp. xvi , 410 . $4.00 .) ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1961) 41 (1): 156–157.
Published: 01 February 1961
...Benjamin Keen My Odyssey. Experiences of a Young Refugee from Two Revolutions . By Domingue A Creole of Saint . Trans. and edited by De Puech Parham Althéa . Intro. by Rodman Selden . Baton Rouge , 1959 . Louisiana State University Press . Illustrations . Pp. xxvi...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (3): 557–558.
Published: 01 August 2008
...James A. Lewis Bonapartists in the Borderlands: French Exiles and Refugees on the Gulf Coast, 1815 – 1835 . By Blaufarb Rafe . Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press , 2005 . Illustrations. Tables. Figures. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xix , 302 pp. Cloth , $50.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (3): 601–603.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Robert Weis Mexican Exodus: Emigrants, Exiles, and Refugees of the Cristero War . By Young Julia G. . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2015 . Photographs. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 271 pp. Cloth , $74.00 . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 Scores...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (1): 153–154.
Published: 01 February 1988
...John Wallace Bird The Central American Refugees . By Ferris Elizabeth G. . New York : Praeger , 1987 . Tables. Notes . Pp. 159 . Cloth . $35.00 . Copyright 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 Elizabeth Ferris has been an active writer and editor of published research...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (4): 756–757.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Edward Blumenthal I thoroughly enjoyed the volume, and all the chapters are informative, though it should be noted that the volume's title is a misnomer. The book does not analyze in depth refugees and asylum in Latin America. Though several of the chapters deal with the topics in passing...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (4): 681–718.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Lillian Guerra Abstract This article analyzes the personal experiences of African American refugees in Cuba as well as the ways in which the Cuban government sought to mitigate and frequently repress the appeal of the movement of Black Power / poder negro to which Cubans might autonomously ascribe...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (3): 497–498.
Published: 01 August 2013
... Two passenger vessels docked at the port of Veracruz, Mexico, in the third week of June 1939. On board of one, the SS Sinaia , were some 1,600 Spanish republican refugees; on board the other, the SS Flandres , were 98 Jewish refugees. The government of President Lázaro Cárdenas accepted the Spanish...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (1): 178–179.
Published: 01 February 1970
...Samuel Shapiro Fagen examines the causes and implications of these and similar findings in a level-headed, sensible way, with extensive quotations from relevant material. In the end, the refugee exodus is seen to resemble similar outpourings from Soviet Russia, from Hitler’s and Ulbricht’s...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (3): 548–550.
Published: 01 August 1997
... States in the post-Cold War era, concentrating on the Haitian crisis of 1992 and the Cuban crisis of 1994. In 1992 some 30,000 Haitian refugees took to the sea in leaky boats in an effort to reach Florida, overloading that state’s resources to accommodate them. The author is highly critical...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (1): 127–128.
Published: 01 February 1989
...Paul Lachance A secondary theme is the impact of Saint-Domingue refugees on the U.S. South. Largely on the basis of their influence on creole society in Louisiana, Hunt adopts the perspective that the lower South was the northern extremity of Caribbean culture. This theme clashes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (1): 110–111.
Published: 01 February 1995
... in commerce and light industry of the 33,000 to 40,000 Central European Jewish refugees from the Nazi terror. Between 1933 and 1938, for example, Argentina’s German Jews utilized capital, technology, and professional abilities to launch and successfully operate factories, precisely when Argentina was plagued...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (2): 402–403.
Published: 01 May 2000
... exile to Spanish republicans, from the humanitarian rescue of some 450 children, the niños de Morelia, to Spanish activists and intellectuals after the war is skillfully described. Amalia Solórzano and María de los Angeles de Chávez Orozco first suggested starting a school for the refugee children...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (4): 743–744.
Published: 01 November 2004
... beyond its borders. The Maya of Morganton adds to a growing body of literature that documents the Maya diaspora throughout Mexico, the United States, and Canada. Fink’s nuanced account demonstrates how exodus from Guatemala resulted in a resilient network of refugees in a most unlikely setting...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (3): 583–584.
Published: 01 August 2011
... of those of color (p. 272). The compilation ends with Daniela Gleizer’s study of Jewish refugees, suggesting that the Nazi’s “final solution” began in June 1941, not 1942, and calling for a reexamination of Mexican refugee policies. She concludes that Mexican immigration policies were generally restrictive...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (3): 381–419.
Published: 01 August 2014
... thus far of the interrogation of slave refugees in Mérida is from 1756 — the above-mentioned four young maroons who canoed and walked from Belize to Bacalar with “the intention to be Christians.” 22 Thus while there was frontier flight for many years before the 1750s, that decade seems...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (4): 837–838.
Published: 01 November 2002
... experiences with the French fascist coix de feu mixed with harsh conditions in camps. Fortunately, there were also many individual French people who reached out with material help at the most difficult moments. Mexico’s willingness to accept 8,000 of the 23,000 refugees who were eventually relocated from...