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Hispanic American Historical Review (1954) 34 (4): 596–597.
Published: 01 November 1954
...Richard Blaine McCornack Copyright 1954 by Duke University Press 1954 General William Jenkins Worth, Monterey’s Forgotten Hero . By Wallace Edward S. . Dallas , 1953 . Southern Methodist University Press . Illustrations. Map. Bibliography. Index . Pp. viii , 242 . $5.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (1): 148–149.
Published: 01 February 2020
...John E. Worth Pedro Menéndez de Avilés and the Conquest of Florida: A New Manuscript . By Gonzalo Solís de Merás . Edited, annotated, and translated by David Arbesú . Gainesville : University Press of Florida , 2017 . Map. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 431 pp...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (1): 67–98.
Published: 01 February 2013
... local institutions. It is worth asking if this phenomenon was unique to Buenos Aires, or if it can be generalized in some measure to other parts of the Hispanic world. Copyright 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 Although ecclesiastical properties in Argentina did not reach the scale that made...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (3): 570.
Published: 01 August 1996
...Eugene Lyon The Struggle for the Georgia Coast: An Eighteenth-Century Spanish Retrospective on Guale and Mocama . By Worth John E. . Atlanta : University of Georgia Press , 1995 . Maps. Tables. Figures. Appendixes. Notes., Bibliography. Index. 222 pp. Paper . $23.95...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (1): 147–148.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Ida Altman Discovering Florida: First-Contact Narratives from Spanish Expeditions along the Lower Gulf Coast . Edited and translated by Worth John E. . Florida Museum of Natural History: Ripley P. Bullen Series . Gainesville : University Press of Florida , 2014 . Map. Table. Notes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1979) 59 (3): 418–443.
Published: 01 August 1979
... fiscal value is a more meaningful figure for comparing the real worth of land than the actual size of the rural properties in hectares. 40 This classification into social strata is also based on the amount of processing equipment, urban real estate, and other productive property owned. 41...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2005) 85 (4): 703–704.
Published: 01 November 2005
... Press 2005 “An ounce of prevention is worth of pound of cure,” Benjamin Franklin advised the residents of Philadelphia. Heeding his warning, they created the Union Fire Company and the Philadelphia Contributionship for the Insurance of House from Loss by Fire—arguably the embryonic nation’s first...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1990) 70 (4): 639–665.
Published: 01 November 1990
..., his estate was worth 143$163, but since his debts mounted to 118$770, his wife’s half share of the estate was only 12$201, and each of his minor children inherited only 2$440. 32 However, his married daughter, Antonia de Paiva, who refused to inherit, had received a dowry, 12$850 of which was still...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (1): 186.
Published: 01 February 1981
... This is the second edition of Ernesto de la Torre’s finely honed collection of documents on Mexican independence. When the former director of the Biblioteca Nacional first published the work in 1964, he included a long essay on independence by way of introduction. That essay is still worth reading because the author...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (1): 156–159.
Published: 01 February 1975
..., it is worth noting that a growing body of evidence now points to the post-contact introduction of malaria, one of the most stubborn obstacles to settlement of the lowlands and a major cause for the decline of some Amerindian groups. As is to be expected in a multiple-author book, the degree...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (2): 278.
Published: 01 May 1964
... illustration of that technique in capsule form in their description of events preceding and at the Cuban Federation of Labor (CTC) Congress of November 18, 1959. The book is worth reading for these few pages alone; but all of it is worth reading. ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1971) 51 (2): 386–387.
Published: 01 May 1971
...Frederick A. Peterson Though his organization is often irritating, the wealth of information he presents is worth any mental shifting a reader must make to jump from point to point in what turns out to be a masterful argument. He ransacks the entire literary storehouse to bring up summaries...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (2): 272–273.
Published: 01 May 1964
... of the work and worth of the friars of the California frontier whose corporate work has been appreciated—but only in general—and whose individual activities have frequently been left unsung. Padre Señán is altogether fortunate in the team which went to work on his letters and which brought this admirable...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1987) 67 (4): 733–734.
Published: 01 November 1987
... worth $24,000 “from which they derived an annual income of $19,000” (p. 53) when on the page cited Williams clearly says that the qualifications were any income of $100 per month or capital worth at least $2,400? How is it possible to claim to have read Ivar Oxaal’s and Selwyn Ryan’s classic studies...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1985) 65 (1): 21–49.
Published: 01 February 1985
...), had the largest quantity of land under cultivation of any estate included in the sample. The cropland, however, totaling 17.5 hectares, was evaluated at only 55 pesos, which was but 5 percent of Chiló’s total value of 1,093 pesos 4 reales. Much more important in determining this estancias worth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (2): 374–375.
Published: 01 May 1988
... of the questions to be asked of a biography is whether the protagonist was worth writing about, and whether he is worth reading about. On this showing, both questions must be answered in the affirmative; the journalist Carleton Beals was an acute observer and reporter of Latin American and world reality...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (1): 100–101.
Published: 01 February 1995
... worth the reader’s attention, as they each provide a solid, well-written discussion of the interpretative vocabulary, techniques, and models employed in a particular historical context by an important author concerned with the indigenous peoples of the Americas: Francisco Castilla on Francisco de...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (1): 169–170.
Published: 01 February 1994
... Given the pace of change in the formerly socialist bloc, any book on contemporary Cuba will be out of date before it is printed. Though this volume of essays by 22 authors is no exception, it is nevertheless worth reading for reasons the authors probably did not intend. This is not so much a book about...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (2): 392–393.
Published: 01 May 2003
... Press 2003 Sabine Mund calls her book “ minutieuse ” (p. 7), and it is indeed a succinct study. At barely one hundred pages of text, it is more of an extended essay than a monograph. Its brevity makes it no less worth reading, however. The book is provocative, methodically argued, and clearly...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (4): 719–720.
Published: 01 November 1994
.... The Rangel and Biedma accounts were translated for this edition by John Worth. Rodrigo Rangel, De Soto’s secretary, covers the first three years of the expedition. His account was first published in 1851 in the Oviedo Historia general y natural de las Indias , from which this translation was made. The brief...