Welcome to H-LatAm, an international forum for the scholarly discussion of Latin American History. It is a member of the H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences Online initiative and affiliated with the Conference On Latin American History (CLAH).

Recent Content

Author: 
Oscar J. Martínez
Reviewer: 
Elliott Young

Young on Martínez, 'U.S.-Mexico Borderlands: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives (Jaguar Books on Latin America)'


Oscar J. Martínez. U.S.-Mexico Borderlands: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives (Jaguar Books on Latin America). Wilmington, DE: Scholarly Resources, 1996. xix + 264 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8420-2446-4; $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8420-2447-1.

Reviewed by Elliott Young (University of Texas, Austin)
Published on H-LatAm (March, 1996)

Author: 
Thomas Leonard
Reviewer: 
Ralph Lee Woodward

Woodward on Leonard, 'A Guide to Central American Collections in the United States'


Thomas Leonard. A Guide to Central American Collections in the United States. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994. x + 186 pp. $69.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-28689-6.

Reviewed by Ralph Lee Woodward (Department of History, Texas Christian University)
Published on H-LatAm (March, 1996)

Author: 
Elena Poniatowska, Aurora Camacho de Schmidt, Arthur Schmidt
Reviewer: 
Joyce E. Naylon

Naylon on Poniatowska and Schmidt and Schmidt, 'Nothing, Nobody (Voices Of Latin American Life)'


Elena Poniatowska, Aurora Camacho de Schmidt, Arthur Schmidt. Nothing, Nobody (Voices Of Latin American Life). Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995. xxix + 327 pp. $84.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-56639-344-7; $30.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-56639-345-4.

Reviewed by Joyce E. Naylon (Humanities Department, Northeastern Junior College, Sterling, Colorado)
Published on H-LatAm (March, 1996)

Author Unknown

Author: 
David J. Weber, Jane M. Rausch
Reviewer: 
Lynne Guitar

Guitar on Weber and Rausch, 'Where Cultures Meet: Frontiers in Latin American History (Jaguar Books on Latin America)'


David J. Weber, Jane M. Rausch. Where Cultures Meet: Frontiers in Latin American History (Jaguar Books on Latin America). Wilmington, Del.: SR Books, 1994. xli + 233 pp. $84.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8420-2477-8; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8420-2478-5.

Reviewed by Lynne Guitar (Vanderbilt University)
Published on H-LatAm (March, 1996)

Author: 
David G. Gutierrez
Reviewer: 
Yolanda C. Leyva

Leyva on Gutierrez, 'Walls and Mirrors: Mexican Americans, Mexican Immigrants, and the Politics of Ethnicity'


David G. Gutierrez. Walls and Mirrors: Mexican Americans, Mexican Immigrants, and the Politics of Ethnicity. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995. xiii + 320 pp. $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-20219-1; $48.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-08322-6.

Reviewed by Yolanda C. Leyva (Division of Behavioral and Cultural Sciences, The University of Texas at San Antonio)
Published on H-LatAm (March, 1996)

Pages