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Hispanic American Historical Review (1937) 17 (1): 88–89.
Published: 01 February 1937
...J. Fred Rippy Gómez, Tyrant of the Andes . By Rourke Thomas ( New York : William Morrow and Company , 1936 . Pp. xvi , 320 . $2.00 .) Copyright 1937 by Duke University Press 1937 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1941) 21 (4): 664.
Published: 01 November 1941
... Gómez: Tyrant of the Andes . By Rourke Thomas . ( New York : William Morrow & Company , 1941 . Pp. xvi , 320 . $2.75 .) Man of Glory: Simón Bolívar . By Rourke Thomas . ( New York : William Morrow & Company , 1941 . Pp. xi , 385 . $2.75 .) Copyright...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (3): 399–434.
Published: 01 August 2009
... officers and soldiers joined the rebels at the fort on October 25 and 26. 70 The man at the center of the revolt, Major Castro, had not been involved in its outbreak. When he arrived at São Pedro Fort, cheers and shouts of “The tyrant is dead!” broke out among the troops. Several witnesses reported...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (3): 612.
Published: 01 August 1969
.... Haigh expands his earlier treatment of Güemes ( HAHR , November 1964, pp. 481-490) in this short monograph. He holds to his conviction that Güemes was not a tyrannical caudillo, but rather an agent of the dominant group. Since the question “tyrant or tool” was already decided in the article, one should...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (4): 749–750.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Rafael Pedemonte Cuba in the Caribbean Cold War: Exiles, Revolutionaries and Tyrants, 1952–1959 . By Nicolás Prados Ortiz de Solórzano . St Antony's Series . Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan , 2020 . Map. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xiii, 113 pp. Cloth, $59.99...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 February 1965
... over the friar, the tyrant over the executioner, the demon over the tyrant, all floundering in a sea of evil darkness!” 10 Fanaticism bred intolerance and ignorance led to crime. There was no progress at all. Furthermore, Montalvo objected to the existence of dictatorship on any basis whatsoever...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (3): 565–566.
Published: 01 August 2020
... in this book events that she has studied in previous articles, deepening the analysis here. When discussing the events that led to the Peru-Bolivian Confederation's end in 1839, Irurozqui reminds the reader that the rebel's right to topple a tyrant corresponds to the constitutional possibility to depose...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (4): 481–490.
Published: 01 November 1964
.... During his tenure in office the province repulsed several Spanish attempts at penetration. As a result of his seemingly arbitrary actions, the terms caudillo, despot, and tyrant are frequently used in historical treatments of his career. 30 “Letter of Bernardo O’Higgins to San Martín, June 19, 1821...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1962) 42 (3): 465.
Published: 01 August 1962
... in Bolivia. He does not mention why he left Argentina, but he did get involved in Bolivian intrigues, including politics. There is a strange love affair. True names are cited and President Paz Estenssoro is called a tyrant and dictator. The Bolivian Revolution is severely criticized. Even though the whole...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (2): 183–195.
Published: 01 May 1965
... diabolical measures of the tyrant [Francisco Javier] Venegas, who is becoming a mercantile viceroy and an humble servant to the licentious greed of the merchants of Cádiz, Vera Cruz, and México. In Point No. 4. The gold seized from the churches will be preserved in its entirety for the expenses of a war...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1962) 42 (1): 121.
Published: 01 February 1962
... a most enjoyable sense of humor. And never has any government in Bolivia’s history (even the most tyrannical) suppressed this type of satire. Even the tyrant Melgarejo had a most refreshing sense of humor. And in my teens I can remember that the high-handed Villarroel government did not dare touch satire...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (2): 352–353.
Published: 01 May 1968
... (despot or tyrant) and the enmity of assorted vested interests, including the Benedictines, Carmelites, and Jesuits, the câmara of Rio de Janeiro, members of the royal government, the Sády nasty, and the underworld. He died of epilepsy a year after his enemies had removed him from office. Another...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (3): 561–562.
Published: 01 August 1980
... America concludes that, “South American history is a squalid tale of stasis, betrayal, the abuses of tyrants, the empty and evil rhetoric of demagogues, the rape of the masses” (p. 41). Moritz Thomsen has written a delightful and deceptive memoir, the significance of which carries far beyond...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1962) 42 (2): 281–282.
Published: 01 May 1962
...Harry Kantor Rafael Trujillo was a bloodthirsty, unscrupulous tyrant whose assassination was well deserved. This book will be of use only to those who are interested in his biography or are looking for an entry into the most useless book-published contest. This book was probably produced...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (1): 127.
Published: 01 February 1964
... to the prevention rather than to the remedy of evils. Because of these ideas, his liberal enemies pictured him as Don Fruto the tyrant, while conservatives regarded him as the champion of law and order. Judging from the reforms he urged to the Pacto de Chinandega , he also favored effective unionism for Central...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (4): 749–750.
Published: 01 November 1981
... a past of interdependence, cooperation, solidarity, and harmony, contrary to the theories of individuality and competition” (p. 11). The inference is that precapitalist ruling classes were nothing short of admirable: we are assured that in each of the top “folk” tyrants the humble found “an adviser...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (1): 137–138.
Published: 01 February 1977
... Gómez as a “democratic Caesar” as did Laureano Vallenilla Lanz nor does he condemn him as a stupid tyrant as have many subsequent historians. Rather, Gómez appears as a fairly capable person who succumbed (perhaps inevitably?) to the manipulation and bribery of the emissaries of the international oil...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (1): 152–153.
Published: 01 February 1965
... language.” Both men had known the bitterness of exile, and each had waged a literary battle against the tyrant. Unamuno’s Facundo, his Rosas, had been Primo de Rivera. Both were men of strong passions and contradictions. “Hermanos en la contradicción” is the expression Señor Cúneo employs to refer...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1963) 43 (3): 473–474.
Published: 01 August 1963
... will be of great value to all who would understand contemporary Latin America for the life of Haya de la Torre during the 1920’s as an exile wandering around Europe and America looking for ideas and trying to organize a political movement to redeem his country from the tyrants who were misruling it greatly...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (1): 189–190.
Published: 01 February 1991
... nor the ruthless tyrants that their Argentine counterparts were. In the Argentine case, the military government of the 1970s was ideologically committed to a monetarist model and, in addition, was strongly anticommunist. Before the Falklands debacle, the military had no intention of returning...