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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (4): 734–736.
Published: 01 November 2018
... colony. Later during the colonial era, both Portugal and Spain placed a royal monopoly on tobacco, raising much-needed funds for the crown. Tobacco was in such high demand that even during the Age of Revolution it continued to cross the war-torn Atlantic Ocean when virtually all other shipping ceased...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (3): 463–492.
Published: 01 August 2020
... has made virtually no mention of pre-1959 policies, many aspects of post-1959 slum clearance grew directly from earlier initiatives. These policies were shaped by two overlapping types of disputes: those about property, and those about poverty. Over time, officials sought to neutralize activism around...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (3): 489–522.
Published: 01 August 2010
... and the establishment of a republican government prompted Venezuelans to lose confidence in the courts and virtually stop using them? The investigation finds that republican Venezuelans used the courts as much as or more than their colonial counterparts; the number of court cases dropped during periods of intense...
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Published: 01 November 2018
Figure 1. Cordemex building, with the Salvador Alvarado monument, n.d. Biblioteca Yucatanense, Mérida, Colección Cordemex, ficha 80028, subserie 14519. Biblioteca Virtual de Yucatán / Biblioteca Yucatanense / Sedeculta More
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Published: 01 November 2018
Figure 2. Governor Víctor Cervera Pacheco and Lic. Dulce María Sauri Riancho render homage to General Salvador Alvarado on the anniversary of his arrival in Mérida. Omar López Caballero, Diario del Sureste (Mérida), 20 Mar. 1984. Biblioteca Virtual de Yucatán / Biblioteca Yucatanense More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1963) 43 (4): 565–566.
Published: 01 November 1963
... misspelled (pp. 14, 98, and between). It further seems inconceivable that such names as Gómez and López could be used without the accents. And if these criticisms are niggling, there is little excuse for the virtual absence of discussion of the rural violence that has dominated Colombian life for more than...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (4): 756–757.
Published: 01 November 1989
..., and combat. The second reviews campaigns launched from 1372 to 1521. All this is based on known sources with virtually no new information. Hassig’s approach is ultimately tested in his narrative of Aztec expansion. His reconstruction of campaigns supposes a logistically sound advance. He looks...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (2): 367–368.
Published: 01 May 1994
... by virtually all the Latin Americans interviewed is the foreign debt crisis. None of these leaders proposes to repudiate that debt, but all insist that the creditors, particularly the U.S. banks and government, share the responsibility for its accumulation and so must share in resolving the problem— reducing...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (2): 416–418.
Published: 01 May 1970
... Aranha archive, and also, as he is quick to point out in the text, the first who gained access to the papers of Getúlio Vargas, through the kind intercession of Vargas’ daughter, Alzira Vargas do Amaral Peixoto. He does not make much use of secondary sources; virtually all of his footnotes cite...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (4): 718–720.
Published: 01 November 1968
... they controlled virtually no union of any importance. In this same connection Zeitlin gives an erroneous picture of the Revolution of 1933, which he insists was an important influence in making some workers pro-Communist before 1959 and pro-Castro thereafter. He implies that the Communists were part...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (3): 456.
Published: 01 August 1964
... to receive a virtually uncontested patent from the U. S. Commission to Settle Private Land Claims in California; and that he was able to maintain and even expand his land holdings up to his death despite arrival of the gringo. Scion of one of the “typical” but virtually nonexistent “pure Spanish families...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1966) 46 (2): 205.
Published: 01 May 1966
... as a historian, has skillfully selected from Flores Magón’s writings and has commented upon them in moving prose. For one seeking facts and analysis, however, the material is virtually useless. Factual errors and misrepresentations, some significant, are numerous. The historical context in which Flores Magón...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1961) 41 (2): 318–319.
Published: 01 May 1961
..., the United States secured the Hay-Herran Treaty by a virtual ultimatum to Colombia, weakened by insurrection. Later, however, the Colombian Congress overwhelmingly rejected the treaty as detrimental to the country’s sovereignty. At this point the author presents the familiar story of Theodore Roosevelt’s...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (4): 695–701.
Published: 01 November 1977
... of 1848 in Europe and Pernambuco virtually destroyed the appeal of Liberalism for a good decade. The 1850 law was designed to professionalize the judiciary by making seniority based on proven physical service the determinant for advancement and so end the politicized situation decried by Flory when...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (3): 500–501.
Published: 01 August 1968
... view that a major cause for Latin American independence was criollo reaction against a hated Spanish trade monopoly. That monopoly had virtually ceased to exist before 1810. However, the reassertion of this well-known thesis is not the main contribution of this study. It is most useful for summarizing...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1967) 47 (4): 569–570.
Published: 01 November 1967
..., describes the intendancy system in a dynamic, not a static situation. The work has clearly required great patience and dedication. The result is an institutional study which commends itself to any student of the Spanish Empire. Its particular use will lie in its utility as a reference for virtually all...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (1): 116–117.
Published: 01 February 1964
... of the background of Castile, but he virtually ignores the role played by the thrones of Aragón, Navarre, Portugal, and Granada—all of which were vital components of “lo español” in the Middle Ages. He admits that Spain was composed of people from these other kingdoms, but he writes from the Castilian viewpoint...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (1): 169–170.
Published: 01 February 2002
... that modernity undermines community of any kind. The reverse seems to be true—in destroying local, hierarchical, relatively closed communities, modernization makes possible the “virtual,” imagined, expansive, relatively open communities typified by both modern nations and networks of broadcasters and listeners...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (3): 465–466.
Published: 01 August 1972
... encroachment than with its economic development and wellbeing. Few New Mexicans are encouraged to learn the skills of the trapper so evidently possessed by the Anglo “invaders,” and trading ventures are so limited by the government and the lack of worthwhile goods to barter that the New Mexicans seem virtually...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (2): 221–257.
Published: 01 May 1989
...-owning percentage of the population declined rapidly during the twentieth century as more and more residents either moved away or were reduced to houses with garden plots and wage laboring. Overall impoverishment of the ever-less-landed majority seems an inescapable conclusion from virtually all...
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