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Recent Content

Author: 
Raúl A. Ramos
Reviewer: 
Matthew K. Saionz

Saionz on Ramos, 'Beyond the Alamo: Forging Mexican Ethnicity in San Antonio, 1821-1861'

Raúl A. Ramos. Beyond the Alamo: Forging Mexican Ethnicity in San Antonio, 1821-1861. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2008. 204 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3207-3.

Reviewed by Matthew K. Saionz (Virginia Tech) Published on H-LatAm (February, 2012) Commissioned by Dennis R. Hidalgo

Class and the Perseverance of Tejano Elites

Author: 
Peter R. Kingstone, Timothy J. Power, eds.
Reviewer: 
Colin Michael Snider

Snider on Kingstone and Power, 'Democratic Brazil Revisited'

Peter R. Kingstone, Timothy J. Power, eds. Democratic Brazil Revisited. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2008. xiv + 342 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8229-4354-9; $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8229-6004-1.

Reviewed by Colin Michael Snider (University of New Mexico) Published on H-LatAm (February, 2012) Commissioned by Dennis R. Hidalgo

Author: 
Dan Edelstein
Reviewer: 
Isabel DiVanna

DiVanna on Edelstein, 'The Terror of Natural Right: Republicanism, the Cult of Nature, and the French Revolution'

Dan Edelstein. The Terror of Natural Right: Republicanism, the Cult of Nature, and the French Revolution. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009. xi + 337 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-18438-8.

Reviewed by Isabel DiVanna (University of Cambridge, Faculty of History) Published on H-LatAm (February, 2012) Commissioned by Dennis R. Hidalgo

Author: 
Robert H. Holden, Eric Zolov, eds.
Reviewer: 
Martin Haas

Haas on Holden and Zolov, 'Latin America and the United States: A Documentary History'

Robert H. Holden, Eric Zolov, eds. Latin America and the United States: A Documentary History. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011. xxiii + 414 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-538568-7.

Reviewed by Martin Haas (Adelphi University) Published on H-LatAm (February, 2012) Commissioned by Dennis R. Hidalgo

Sources and Interpretation: U.S. and Latin American Collection

Author: 
Laura J. Enríquez
Reviewer: 
William Schell

Schell on Enríquez, 'Reactions to the Market: Small Farmers in the Economic Reshaping of Nicaragua, Cuba, Russia, and China'

Laura J. Enríquez. Reactions to the Market: Small Farmers in the Economic Reshaping of Nicaragua, Cuba, Russia, and China. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2010. xi + 241 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-271-03619-9.

Reviewed by William Schell Published on H-LatAm (February, 2012) Commissioned by Dennis R. Hidalgo

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