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Author: 
Susan Kellogg
Reviewer: 
Edward B. Sisson

Sisson on Kellogg, 'Law and the Transformation of Aztec Culture, 1500-1700'

Susan Kellogg. Law and the Transformation of Aztec Culture, 1500-1700. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1995. xxxiii + 285 pp. $34.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-2702-6.

Reviewed by Edward B. Sisson (University of Mississippi) Published on H-LatAm (July, 1995)

Author: 
Linda Alexander Rodriguez, ed.
Reviewer: 
Hans Vogel

Vogel on Rodriguez, 'Rank and Privilege: The Military and Society in Latin America'

Linda Alexander Rodriguez, ed. Rank and Privilege: The Military and Society in Latin America. Wilmington, Del.: Scholarly Resources, 1994. xxii + 239 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8420-2432-7.

Reviewed by Hans Vogel (Leiden University) Published on H-LatAm (July, 1995)

Author: 
Salvador Novo
Reviewer: 
Charley Shively

Shively on Novo, 'The War of the Fatties and Other Stories from Aztec History (Texas Pan American Series)'

Salvador Novo. The War of the Fatties and Other Stories from Aztec History (Texas Pan American Series). Austin: University of Texas Press, 1994. . $14.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-292-79059-9; $14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-292-75554-3.

Reviewed by Charley Shively (University of Massachusetts) Published on H-LatAm (July, 1995)

Author: 
Aline Helg
Reviewer: 
Paul Figueroa

Figueroa on Helg, 'Our Rightful Share: The Afro-Cuban Struggle for Equality, 1886-1912'

Aline Helg. Our Rightful Share: The Afro-Cuban Struggle for Equality, 1886-1912. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995. . $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2184-8; $32.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-4494-6.

Reviewed by Paul Figueroa (University of Alberta) Published on H-LatAm (June, 1995)

The Sharing of Cuba or the Whole Lechon?

Author: 
Elinor G. K. Melville
Reviewer: 
Abel A. Alves

Alves on Melville, 'A Plague of Sheep: Environmental Consequences of the Conquest of Mexico'

Elinor G. K. Melville. A Plague of Sheep: Environmental Consequences of the Conquest of Mexico. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1994. xiii + 203 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-42061-7.

Reviewed by Abel A. Alves (Ball State University) Published on H-LatAm (May, 1995)

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