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Hispanic American Historical Review (1921) 4 (4): 758–759.
Published: 01 November 1921
...James Alexander Robertson The Discovery of America and the Landfall of Columbus. The last Resting Place of Columbus . Two monographs based on personal investigations by Cronau Rudolf , with Reproduction of Maps, Inscriptions and Autographs, and of original Drawings by the Author...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (2): 215–245.
Published: 01 May 2010
... and image. Through antiquity and the control of its remains, Porfirian elites sought to present Mexico as a modern, scientific, and sovereign nation with a sophisticated, ancient past. They based the government’s right to the artifacts on arguments that rested on appeals to nation and science. This article...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (1): 41–74.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Ana María Presta Abstract This essay addresses the specific indigenous identity of Indian women resettled in colonial La Plata, particularly those associated with mercantile trades and consequently involved in the creation of colonial markets. The search for Indian women’s urban identities rests...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (3): 411–449.
Published: 01 August 2013
... that white identification is more common among persons of a brown skin color in Argentina, Uruguay, Chile, and Costa Rica than in the rest of Latin America, where such persons would generally identify as mestizo. This suggests that the whitening ideologies of these four countries have made whiteness a more...
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Published: 01 May 2017
Figure 1. The mita system in 1577–1578. This labor system drafted from 139 villages in 16 provinces. Men were distributed in three shifts. In each turn, they were assigned one week of work and two weeks of rest. This can be seen through the months from January to June. In the months from July More
Published: 01 November 2008
, Gualeguay, Gualeguaychú, Concepción del Uruguay, Santa Lucía, San José, Canelones, Minas, Rocha, Melo, and Batoví; the rest are small towns. Map by the author based on data from Félix de Azara, Descripción é historia del Paraguay y del Rio de la Plata (Madrid: Sanchiz, 1847), 1:345 – 46; and Victor Martin More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (2): 356–357.
Published: 01 May 1997
...Luigi Manzetti In sum, this book makes an invaluable, major contribution to the study of Argentine labor. Its weakness rests on the small sample size (only 110 interviews), which would lead many methodologists to question the level of confidence that one may have in such results. Indeed, Ranis...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (3): 551–553.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Travis Jeffres Nevertheless, A Most Splendid Company is undoubtedly the most comprehensive and complete history of the Coronado expedition's participants, and possibly of the expedition itself, ever produced. The volume and the archive on which it rests are monumental achievements and major...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (3): 431–446.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Micol Seigel The teaching of world history is the site of recurring struggle in the United States over the nation’s relationship to the rest of the world: what it is, what it should be, and how it should be portrayed to young people. Proponents of world history have, in the subfield’s various...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1966) 46 (4): 478.
Published: 01 November 1966
.... Bernstein begins with an excellent twenty-six-page survey of the problem: Why is it difficult to appraise the work of foreign capital in Latin America? The rest of the volume is a collection of excerpts from nineteenth and twentieth century writings grouped under two headings, ease studies and attitudes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (4): 836.
Published: 01 November 1970
... for the decisive conflict, and another third concerns the repercussions of the battle in Colombia and in various other parts of America. The rest are divided among a few pieces about the battle itself, some official letters from Spanish officials in America to Spain, and a number of republican documents...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1990) 70 (3): 508.
Published: 01 August 1990
...Paul W. Drake This thorough, revisionist economic history rests on stunning archival research in Peru, England, France, and the United States. In particular, the author uncovered extraordinary primary documents—normally kept secret—on the Banco del Perú y Londres. Quiroz weaves those materials...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1962) 42 (2): 287.
Published: 01 May 1962
.... Instead, he maintained, authority had to rest in the hands of one person who inspired fear, love, and respect. This person, he concluded, should be a monarch, as he had been the only figure capable of uniting the country. Henríquez went into exile disenchanted with his countrymen. He returned to Chile...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (4): 751.
Published: 01 November 2003
... and the rest of the Spanish Caribbean), all of the articles treat directly with colonial Havana and, to a minor extent, the rest of Cuba. The authors touch on Habanera historiography, population growth and distribution, imperial and city politics, military and naval affairs, economic change, and religious...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (4): 878.
Published: 01 November 1991
... in a way that is in accord with an Andean worldview. There is also some problem with the translations of kin terms and the origin of surnames (European, not Andean). Zuidema is apparently unfamiliar with the work of Collins. Much of the analysis rests on a linguistic basis. For the rest, the underlying...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (3): 443–444.
Published: 01 August 1995
...James A. Lewis As with any collection so broad and diverse, this one provokes the question of why the editors chose some of the contributions. For example, they include a study by Carmen Bustillo on Alejo Carpentier and his Arpa y la sombra , modern Cuban fiction about colonial topics. The rest...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (3): 611–612.
Published: 01 August 1989
... of Argentine agriculture soon after 1900. Halperín has gradually altered his view of the respective histories of Argentina and the rest of Latin America. If Argentina must continue its quest to escape “a South American destiny,” its past can no longer be viewed as “an inexorable upward march.” The military...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (3): 549–552.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Revolution, with a particular focus on the development of the revolutionary state and its relationship with the popular classes. Córdova was a prolific writer, and his published work (virtually all of it on Mexico, since he showed little interest in the rest of Latin America) demonstrated great...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (1): 115.
Published: 01 February 1997
... any wholesale expropriation of farmland from indigenous communities. In a similar vein, hacienda and repartimiento labor, as well as the repartimiento de mercancías , are described as resting on essentially voluntary relationships between the contractual parties. Where other historians have discerned...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (3): 503–504.
Published: 01 August 1994
... of highland indigenous peasants, in contrast to the research on tropical forest societies done almost entirely by non-Ecuadoran anthropologists. He also draws attention to local anthropologists’ lack of interest in the cultural wealth of Ecuador’s Afro-American groups. The rest of this section is devoted...