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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (1): 167.
Published: 01 February 1965
...Leonard Cárdenas, Jr. Among the Valiant Mexican-Americans in WWII and Korea . By Morin Raul . Los Angeles , 1963 . Borden Publishing Co . Notes. Illustrations. Index . Pp. 280 . $5.00 . Copyright 1965 by Duke University Press 1965 Written in journalistic style...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1967) 47 (1): 145.
Published: 01 February 1967
... to a short biography of Domingo Faustino Sarmiento and vividly explains why he was called the “school master president.” With constant energy, his crusading zeal, and the help of Mrs. Horace Mann, he recruited the first group of valiant women to give quality and direction to public education in Argentina...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (3): 518–519.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Seonaid Valiant The Pursuit of Ruins: Archaeology, History, and the Making of Modern Mexico . By Christina Bueno . Diálogos . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 2016 . Photographs. Maps. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xi, 267 pp. Paper , $29.95 . Copyright ©...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (3): 555–556.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Seonaid Valiant From Idols to Antiquity: Forging the National Museum of Mexico . By Miruna Achim . The Mexican Experience . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2017 . Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiii, 327 pp. Paper , $30.00 . Copyright © 2019 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (4): 707–708.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Seonaid Valiant By letting these women speak in their own voices, Cherpak's volume allows them to tell us as much about themselves—including their prejudices and misconceptions—as they tell us about Latin America. With selections drawn from throughout Latin America and ranging from the early...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (3): 555–557.
Published: 01 August 2022
...Seonaid Valiant Museum Matters: Making and Unmaking Mexico's National Collections . Edited by Miruna Achim , Susan Deans-Smith , and Sandra Rozental . Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2021 . Photographs. Map. Figures. Table. Notes. Index . xi, 300 pp. Cloth, $50.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (3): 550.
Published: 01 August 1978
..., Las Monjas constitutes a valiant attempt at “orderly assemblage of information” (p. viii). The material in it is vital to Maya studies. Many contributed to Las Monjas . Ian Graham offers crisp photographs and drawings of lintel soffit texts. The late J. Eric S. Thompson determines a dedicatory...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1990) 70 (3): 498–499.
Published: 01 August 1990
... structures that emerged. This question aside, Whitehead’s book makes an admirable stab at capturing an elusive history of a valiant people which should interest historians of indigenous peoples and colonial experiences of the entire hemisphere. ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (1): 137–138.
Published: 01 February 1977
... interpretations; one of the most controversial points is the assertion that Gómez’ brother, Juancho, was both a homosexual and a valiant soldier. Eduardo Michelena ( El Nacional , 6 July 1975, p. 4) found both allegations to be beyond belief. If the psychohistory is superficial, so too is the account...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (1): 173.
Published: 01 February 1993
... his abbreviated second administration (1982-85), comes off as the most admirable ruler of contemporary Bolivia. Morales particularly lauds Siles’ Third World–oriented foreign policy and the valiant attempts at getting back a seacoast from Chile a century after Bolivia’s loss in the War of the Pacific...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (1): 154–155.
Published: 01 February 1988
.... Acquired by valiant effort during Luis Somoza’s rule, university autonomy has gradually eroded since 1979. The author believes that the Sandinista government has stimulated Nicaraguan cultural life by strengthening publishing houses and attempting to regionalize culture and make it available to all...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (4): 721–722.
Published: 01 November 1978
... with Mexico City, battled tough Chichimeca warriors with only the advantage of the horse and primitive weapons of steel. The Chichimecas, who lost little time mastering the horse, proved a valiant and formidable enemy. Part two takes up Caldera’s life on the wild frontier. He was a jack-of-all-trades...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1990) 70 (1): 180–181.
Published: 01 February 1990
... too much, disappointments set in. (p. 401) The writing is good, and there is a valiant attempt to base the analysis on Freudian and Weberian theory. The bibliography is up-to-date, and, although the narratives sometimes appear tedious, the authors demonstrate that the oral histories of the groups...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (4): 620–621.
Published: 01 November 1992
... and industrious farmers, valiant, strong and peaceable” (p. 12). Reff asserts that these contradictory views of Indian culture testify to the catastrophic demographic and cultural decline of the region’s native societies. One of Reff’s intentions is to test the Mexico-Peru models of disease and demographic...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (3): 606.
Published: 01 August 1989
... aspirants were members of the MDB during those nearly 15 years, there is considerable value in seeing just what roles each of them really played—as distinct from their present claims that they led a valiant struggle against military authoritarianism. Copyright 1989 by Duke University Press 1989...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (3): 512–513.
Published: 01 August 1994
.... The region’s great territory and varying terrain often defeated the most valiant efforts of the early Spanish explorers as well as the later Jesuit missionaries. Tragedy repeatedly visited the various Indian groups. First they suffered a massive kill-off from the introduction of European diseases...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (3): 531–532.
Published: 01 August 1981
... under the control of caudillos, frequently of backgrounds and aspirations at odds with those of their rural followers. This explains the nature of the revolt and the present institutionalized system. Despite valiant efforts by historians to explain the course of the Mexican Revolution, much of what...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (3): 575–576.
Published: 01 August 1984
.... Mexico’s economic collapse (the death of the “boom”), virtually on the heels of a “miracle” certified as just and enduring by North American scholars, has given birth to frantic efforts to explain what went wrong. James D. Cockcroft’s book makes a valiant and provocative attempt not only to do...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1979) 59 (3): 549–550.
Published: 01 August 1979
... was not one of his [Lampião’s] preoccupations” (p. 246). On the other hand, the society in which Lampião grew up “was one in which a valiant young man such as he could fall into banditry all too easily” (p. 247). In any case, there was much of Jesse James and precious little of Robin Hood in Lampião’s makeup...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (1): 137–138.
Published: 01 February 1982
.... Naturally, the main body of Buisson’s contribution covers the war itself in which she emphasizes the political over the military aspects. The story is divided—as it should be—into two phases, separated at the year 1816. The author makes a valiant effort to synthesize this complex development. She is most...