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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (3): 390–391.
Published: 01 August 1964
...Irving A. Leonard The Golden Tapestry . By Randall Dale B. J. . Durham , 1963 . Duke University Press . Notes. Appendixes. Index . Pp. viii , 262 . $8.75 . Copyright 1964 by Duke University Press 1964 As the author frankly acknowledges the title of this admirable study...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (4): 725–726.
Published: 01 November 2008
... of the testimonies are categorized in the wrong chronological sections. Although the historical timeline is helpful for the uninitiated, inclusions and exclusions in it are puzzling. In sum, Tapestries of Hope, Threads of Love views Chile’s democratic transition from the perspective of those who were...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1922) 5 (1): 89.
Published: 01 February 1922
... The Spanish Royal Tapestries . By Calvert Albert F. . ( London : John Lane, The Bodley Head ; New York : John Lane Company , 1921 . Pp. xxiii , 67 , and 277 full-page plates .) Copyright 1922 by Duke University Press 1922 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (2): 327–329.
Published: 01 May 2022
... for the nonspecialist. While the Spanish did not adopt featherwork in the Andes, they did embrace Indigenous tapestry there. The Incas wove fine q'umpi ( cumbi ) cloth made of native camelid wool and cotton, worn by royal elites and used as wrappings for mummies. The Spanish employed it to cover altars, walls...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (4): 881–882.
Published: 01 November 1991
... of women in convent, home, or brothel” (p. 13). Based on extensive research in Inquisition, hospital, convent, municipal, and other documents, plus judiciously culled writings of the period, she weaves a complex tapestry of information about women at two levels: (1) societal expectations for women...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (1): 166.
Published: 01 February 1991
.... The second family, founded slightly later by Ginés Toro y Mazote and Elena de la Serna, typifies those who climbed through the bureaucracy and land acquisition but never achieved the social status of the Irrazával-Zárates. The rich tapestry of Spanish emigration, settlement, and routing into the new...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (2): 328–329.
Published: 01 May 1977
...—all written by Spaniards in the Indies to friends and relatives left behind and to associates and superiors in Spain—represents the micronuclei of social historiography. Individual hopes, ambitions, fears, dreams, frustrations, all find representation in a tapestry of overwhelmingly human dimensions...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (2): 339.
Published: 01 May 1996
..., and finally, a very interesting ethnography of a funeral in a Quechua ayllu in Bolivia by Joseph W. Bastian. All these diverse chapters are discussed at the end of the book by Patricia J. Lyon and James A. Brown. These final two essays tie together very well the tapestry of chapters that share only...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (3): 491–492.
Published: 01 August 1980
... capital. The pious and learned friar, the shameless thief, the converso , the charitable gentleman, the miserable Indian, the firm but wise viceroy are the protagonists of these tales. From a thread or two of historical evidence, De Valle-Arizpe has spun a collection of elaborate tapestries which place...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (2): 323–324.
Published: 01 May 1996
... of the pitfalls of covering so vast a topic. They attempt to be specific wherever possible in reference to the country under consideration. Rather than discuss their topic in strict chronological terms, they weave an interesting tapestry that focuses on the major theatrical movements from country to country, from...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (4): 732–733.
Published: 01 November 1977
... by cruelty are all recalled and worked into the rich tapestry of Portugal in the north. Frequently he compared Maranhão’s history with English North America demonstrating a respectable knowledge of the history of the United States in the process. The work is more complete than the title indicates...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1979) 59 (3): 571–572.
Published: 01 August 1979
... an internal coherence. This one, happily, does. Seldom can one do critical justice to the individual offerings of an anthology, but we can certainly focus on the unifying threads tying together this particular tapestry. Copyright 1979 by Duke University Press 1979 New Directions in Chicano...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (3): 553–554.
Published: 01 August 1997
... poor countries to secure economies of scale and the power of competition freed from unequal exchange. The studies spawned by Prebisch’s import-substituting industrialization far exceeded those that followed his efforts to form trading blocs among Third World countries. Love’s rich tapestry about...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (2): 381–382.
Published: 01 May 1984
..., in a study that is implicitly comparative, to delineate the ways in which Mexico City was anomalous in relation to large provincial cities in Mexico or elsewhere in Spanish America. Within its own boundaries, however, the book creates a rich tapestry of social types and institutional life, and it will prove...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (4): 676–677.
Published: 01 November 1968
..., a bibliography, and an index. Weaving together the various threads of regional history, the final volume offers a broad tapestry of national development. It opens with a general introduction in place of “A Few Words to the Reader” and closes with the usual appendices, minus, of course, the regional vocabulary...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (4): 614–615.
Published: 01 November 1992
... units that crushed the MIR’s military effort and liquidated most of its members. A fascinating group of historical figures is woven into this tapestry, including the rubber baron Carlos Fitzcarrald, the legendary Seventh-Day Adventist missionary F. A. Stahl, Che Guevara, and Abimael Guzmán...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (1): 102–103.
Published: 01 February 1995
... study of Mexico. The author should be especially congratulated for personally ferreting out neglected European sources from the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, such as heraldic tapestries and Spanish conventual murals, the latter documented in another appendix. Peterson provides an intimate look...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (2): 372–374.
Published: 01 May 2003
.... Those who want a linear narrative history will be disappointed, but the compensation is the richest tapestry now available to the student of the stuff from which those linear narratives are crafted. ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (4): 767–769.
Published: 01 November 1970
... his art in weaving complicated threads of history into an understandable tapestry. No serious student can fail to appreciate and profit from the reading of this work. With no effort whatever to write in a popular fashion or for a general reader, Boxer nevertheless achieves an easy narrative style...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2005) 85 (2): 314–315.
Published: 01 May 2005
... not on objectivity but on general ideas or properties of the subjects described” (p. 94). Thus, America was invented by modern scholars through the eyes of these early writers, whose tapestry—woven with spirituality, hope, and redemption—has been overlooked. If this step is missed, a misinterpretation...