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ANN: Contact – Conquest – Colonization: Practices of Comparing between Europe, Africa, Asia and the Americas, from Antiquity to Present

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 11, 2018 to October 13, 2018
Author: 
Matthew Vitz
Reviewer: 
John R. McNeill

McNeill on Vitz, 'A City on a Lake: Urban Political Ecology and the Growth of Mexico City'

Matthew Vitz. A City on a Lake: Urban Political Ecology and the Growth of Mexico City. Radical Perspectives Series. Durham: Duke University Press, 2018. Illustrations, maps. 352 pp. $104.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-7029-1; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-7040-6.

Reviewed by John R. McNeill (Georgetown University) Published on H-LatAm (September, 2018) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Author: 
Ben Vinson III
Reviewer: 
Paul Rellstab

Rellstab on Vinson III, 'Before Mestizaje: The Frontiers of Race and Caste in Colonial Mexico'

Ben Vinson III. Before Mestizaje: The Frontiers of Race and Caste in Colonial Mexico. Cambridge Latin American Studies Series. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017. Illustrations. 304 pp. $25.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-107-67081-5; $87.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-02643-8.

Reviewed by Paul Rellstab (University of Buffalo) Published on H-LatAm (September, 2018) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

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