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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2014) 94 (1): 142–143.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Frederic Vallvé Indigenous Agency in the Amazon: The Mojos in Liberal and Rubber-Boom Bolivia, 1842-1932 . By Van Valen Gary . Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2013 . Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. xii, 249 pp. Cloth , $55.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2006) 86 (2): 275–308.
Published: 01 May 2006
... largest state-sponsored relocation of free labor in Brazilian history. These men were charged with supplying the United States with latex tapped from wild rubber trees, as part of a wartime campaign underwritten by the U.S. government.1 This essay investigates how notions of gender shaped the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 720–722.
Published: 01 November 2014
.... Franklin Delano Roosevelt's Board of Economic Warfare (BEW) cast about for alternative sources to supply nearly one million tons of the material essential for seals, tubes, and, most importantly, tires for automobiles and airplanes. The president's Rubber Survey Committee quickly prioritized synthetic...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2006) 86 (2): 201–203.
Published: 01 May 2006
... owners, he cites instead the nonsexual intimacy of domestic relationships as a persuasive explanation for the preponderance of women and children among manumitted slaves, at least in colonial Mexico. The question of “free” labor appears again in Seth Garfield’s study of the “rubber soldiers...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 564–565.
Published: 01 August 2017
.... This policy matched the interests of local landlords and rubber entrepreneurs eager to access Guarayo Indian labor. According to the government, the Franciscans had not only done little to increase economic production but had also prevented the Indians' full integration into Bolivian society. The first...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 333–335.
Published: 01 May 2017
...? Riekenberg uses the rubber barons' massacres of indigenous peoples in the Peruvian and Colombian Amazon to counter that potential critique, deeming such killings the result of an unstable power equilibrium that, according to Norbert Elias, caused fear and uncertainty (pp. 91–92). Another consequence of state...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 544–546.
Published: 01 August 2015
... narratives contrast with stories told by missionaries and other outsiders on one crucial point: the former's stories about the rubber boom do not recount individual victimization and heroism. They model family rather than collective identities. While they recount a series of events that made for a difficult...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 404–406.
Published: 01 May 2016
...: the technological changes involving currency, shipping, canals, railroads, iron and steel, the automobile, the airplane, telegraphs, copper, petroleum, and rubber. Among these sinews, I would have liked to have seen the evolution of navies and the use of cannon and firearms in forging the free market...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 739–756.
Published: 01 November 2014
..., Christophe Giudicelli, and Gilles Havard, 349 Indians and the Political Economy of Colonial Central America, 1670–1810 , by Robert W. Patch, 691 Indigenous Agency in the Amazon: The Mojos in Liberal and Rubber-Boom Bolivia, 1842–1932 , by Gary Van Valen, 142 Industry and Revolution: Social and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2012) 92 (2): 213–244.
Published: 01 May 2012
... relationship so clearly? What are the businesses advertising, and where are they located? Most are importers and exporters, suppliers of equipment for plantations, mines, rubber, or other extractive activities. Others provide ser- vices to those drawn to this line of work. The Bluefields Sentinel claims...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 291–318.
Published: 01 May 2016
... to this in a generalized sense. More specifically, Peter Henderson's 1993 piece on the La Zacualpa rubber plantation demonstrates that market forces, not the revolutionary labor reforms of the 1910s, explain the increasing wages and mobility of the plantation's workers. He also suggests that higher...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2004) 84 (1): 190.
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2004) 84 (1): 171.
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2004) 84 (1): 172–173.
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2004) 84 (1): 174–175.
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2004) 84 (1): 176–177.
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2004) 84 (1): 177–178.
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2004) 84 (1): 179–180.
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2004) 84 (1): 180–182.
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2004) 84 (1): 182–183.
Published: 01 February 2004