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Hispanic American Historical Review (1947) 27 (3): 528–530.
Published: 01 August 1947
...Leland H. Jenks Cuban Counterpoint: Tobacco and Sugar . By Ortiz Fernando . Translated from the Spanish by de Onís Harriet . Introduction by Malinowski Bronislaw . Prologue by Vilá Herminio Portell . ( New York : Alfred A. Knopf , 1947 . Pp. xxi , 310 , xiii...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (1): 169–170.
Published: 01 February 1980
...T. Patrick Culbert The Smoking Gods: Tobacco in Maya Art, History, and Religion . By Robicsek Francis . Foreword by Coe Michael D. and Goodnight Barbara A. . Norman , 1978 . University of Oklahoma Press . Map. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xxv , 233...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (1): 165–166.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Jonathan Curry-Machado The Golden Leaf: How Tobacco Shaped Cuba and the Atlantic World . By Cosner Charlotte . Nashville, TN : Vanderbilt University Press , 2014 . Maps. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. x, 214 pp. Cloth , $35.00 . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (3): 537–539.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Susan G. Polansky Sacred Gifts, Profane Pleasures: A History of Tobacco and Chocolate in the Atlantic World . By Norton Marcy . Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press , 2008 . Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Notes. Glossary. Index . xiv , 339 pp. Cloth , $35.00 . Copyright 2010...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (4): 729–731.
Published: 01 November 2018
... in colonial rule, the tobacco monopoly. Finally, these testimonies inform Frederick about more mundane yet elusive topics such as plebeian life experiences. Frederick's contextualization of such a vast array of information in his analysis of Papantla's local uprisings represents a strength of the work...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (4): 690–692.
Published: 01 November 2023
...Teresita A. Levy teresita.levy@lehman.cuny.edu Smoker beyond the Sea: The Story of Puerto Rican Tobacco . By Juan José Baldrich . Jackson : University Press of Mississippi , 2022 . Photographs. Maps. Figures. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xv , 272 pp. Paper, $30.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (1): 143–145.
Published: 01 February 1997
...Neici M. Zeller State and Society in the Dominican Republic . By Betances Emelio . Boulder : West-view Press , 1995 . Maps. Bibliography. Index . xviii , 162 pp. Cloth , $52.00 . Paper . $17.00 . Peasants and Tobacco in the Dominican Republic, 1870-1930 . By Baud...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1952) 32 (2): 163–174.
Published: 01 May 1952
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (3): 501–502.
Published: 01 August 2021
...M. Bianet Castellanos Through this comprehensive overview of tobacco, Breath and Smoke aims to render visible new perspectives on Maya life and culture. Indeed, we are given glimpses into how tobacco has been indigenized, gendered, sexualized, ritualized, and mythologized. The volume does...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (3): 548–549.
Published: 01 August 1999
...Richard Graham A Bahian Counterpoint: Sugar, Tobacco, Cassava, and Slavery in the Recôncavo, 1780-1860 . By Barickman B. J. . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 1998 . Maps. Tables. Figures. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xx, 276 pp. Cloth , $55.00 . Copyright 1999...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (1): 142–143.
Published: 01 February 1994
...John E. Kicza Bureaucrats, Planters, and Workers: The Making of the Tobacco Monopoly in Bourbon Mexico . By Deans-Smith Susan . Austin : University of Texas Press , 1992 . Maps. Graphs. Tables. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. xxi, 362 pp. Cloth . $35.00 . Copyright 1994...
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Published: 01 November 2000
Figure 2 Percentage of Price Surplus of Reexports of Sugar, Cotton, Cocoa, Coffee, and Tobacco Over Imports of Brazilian Goods. The aggregate average is adjusted according to relative weight in total reexports. More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (4): 734–736.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Charlotte A. Cosner This work is well researched, drawing on both archival and extensive Spanish-, Portuguese-, and English-language secondary sources. This study's audience is primarily scholars interested in tobacco, Atlantic trade, and monopolies in general. However, graduate courses...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (1): 120–123.
Published: 01 February 2014
... . Figures. Tables. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. 462 pp. Paper . © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 The authors of this well-researched book offer a thorough, mainly quantitative analysis of the Iberian and colonial tobacco monopoly between 1717 and 1817. Yet this history of tobacco begins...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (2): 329–331.
Published: 01 May 2020
... by Duke University Press 2020 This edited volume examines how tobacco commercialization and taxation contributed to support the Iberian Atlantic monarchies, particularly focusing on how the early modern Spanish and Portuguese crowns and bureaucracies benefited from the tobacco monopoly. While...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (4): 675–705.
Published: 01 November 1984
...David W. Walker Copyright 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 The royal tobacco monopoly in New Spain was created by decrees in 1764 and 1765 as an emergency measure to finance Spain’s bankrupt treasury in the aftermath of the Seven Years’ War. The monopoly proved to be a fiscal bonanza...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (2): 311–312.
Published: 01 May 1993
... the origins of the cigarillo to other methods used to adapt tobacco smoking to a larger market, Guillermo Céspedes has compiled a fascinating account of the development of the tobacco industry in New Spain. He divides his book into four historical periods, the first two tracing the origins of tobacco...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (3): 531–538.
Published: 01 August 1989
...David A. Brading Copyright 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 In the years after 1780, the prices of livestock; of meat sold in towns, of maize, pulque, sugar, and tobacco; and of land for sale and rent all rose in New Spain. Conversely, the price of goods imported from Europe fell. Since...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (3): 595.
Published: 01 August 1989
.... The statistical analysis simply detracts from the more convincing descriptive analysis. The author claims that the boycott reduced tobacco production significantly. This may be so, but the evidence is not conclusive. Only if the price elasticity of supply is zero can we attribute most of the precipitous decline...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1985) 65 (3): 519–546.
Published: 01 August 1985
... values here and elsewhere in this article are expressed in current pesos. 19 On tobacco cultivation, see: J. Rafael de Castro, “Dictamen de la Comisión Especial de Agricultura, BSMGE , 12 (1865), 74-76; Manuel A. Romero, “Apuntes sobre el cultivo y beneficio del tabaco,” Boletín de la Sociedad...
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