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Author: 
Stanley J. Stein, Barbara H. Stein
Reviewer: 
Ralph Lee Woodward

Woodward on Stein and Stein, 'Silver, Trade, and War: Spain and America in the Making of Early Modern Europe'

Stanley J. Stein, Barbara H. Stein. Silver, Trade, and War: Spain and America in the Making of Early Modern Europe. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2000. ix + 351 pp. $51.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-6135-2.

Reviewed by Ralph Lee Woodward (Department of History, Texas Christian University) Published on H-LatAm (June, 2002)

Silver, Trade, and War

Silver, Trade, and War

Author: 
Seth Garfield
Reviewer: 
Barbara A. Sommer

Sommer on Garfield, 'Indigenous Struggle at the Heart of Brazil: State Policy, Frontier Expansion, and the Xavante Indians, 1937-1988'

Seth Garfield. Indigenous Struggle at the Heart of Brazil: State Policy, Frontier Expansion, and the Xavante Indians, 1937-1988. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2001. 316 pp. $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-2665-6; $84.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-2661-8.

Reviewed by Barbara A. Sommer (Department of History, Gettysburg College) Published on H-LatAm (June, 2002)

Author: 
Leslie Offutt
Reviewer: 
Robert Jackson

Jackson on Offutt, 'Saltillo, 1770-1810: Town and Region in the Mexican North'

Leslie Offutt. Saltillo, 1770-1810: Town and Region in the Mexican North. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2001. 290 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8165-2164-7.

Reviewed by Robert Jackson (Department of History, State University College, Oneonta) Published on H-LatAm (May, 2002)

Author: 
Carlos A. Aguirre, Robert Buffington, eds.
Reviewer: 
Ira Beltran-Garibay

Beltran-Garibay on Aguirre and Buffington, 'Reconstructing Criminality in Latin America'

Carlos A. Aguirre, Robert Buffington, eds. Reconstructing Criminality in Latin America. Wilmington Del.: Scholarly Resources, 2000. 254 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8420-2621-5.

Reviewed by Ira Beltran-Garibay (History Department, City University of New York, Graduate Center) Published on H-LatAm (April, 2002)

Reconstructing Criminality in Latin America

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