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Recent Content

Author: 
Robert M. Levine, Jose Carlos Sebe Bom Meihy
Reviewer: 
Craig Hendricks

Hendricks on Levine and Meihy, 'The Life and Death of Carolina Maria de Jesus'

Robert M. Levine, Jose Carlos Sebe Bom Meihy. The Life and Death of Carolina Maria de Jesus. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1995. xiv + 162 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-1647-9.

Reviewed by Craig Hendricks (Long Beach City College) Published on H-LatAm (August, 1996)

Author: 
Michiel Baud
Reviewer: 
Dennis R. Hidalgo

Hidalgo on Baud, 'Peasants and Tobacco in the Dominican Republic, 1870-1930'

Michiel Baud. Peasants and Tobacco in the Dominican Republic, 1870-1930. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1995. x + 326 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87049-891-6.

Reviewed by Dennis R. Hidalgo (Central Michigan University/Strathclyde University) Published on H-LatAm (August, 1996)

Author: 
Evelyne Huber, Frank Safford, eds.
Reviewer: 
Victor M. Uribe-Uran

Uribe-Uran on Huber and Safford, 'Agrarian Structure and Political Power: Landlord and Peasant in the Making of Latin America'

Evelyne Huber, Frank Safford, eds. Agrarian Structure and Political Power: Landlord and Peasant in the Making of Latin America. Pittsburgh, Penn.: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1995. viii + 242 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8229-5564-1; $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8229-3880-4.

Reviewed by Victor M. Uribe-Uran (Florida International University) Published on H-LatAm (July, 1996)

Author: 
Marjorie Becker
Reviewer: 
Drew P. Halevy

Halevy on Becker, 'Setting the Virgin on Fire: Lazaro Cardenas, Michoacan Peasants and the Redemption of the Mexican Revolution'

Marjorie Becker. Setting the Virgin on Fire: Lazaro Cardenas, Michoacan Peasants and the Redemption of the Mexican Revolution. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1996. xix + 188 pp. $45.00 (cloth). ISBN 0-520-08418-7. $17.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-08419-3.

Reviewed by Drew P. Halevy (University of Arkansas) Published on H-LatAm (July, 1996)

Author: 
Dan La Botz
Reviewer: 
Doug Friedman

Friedman on Botz, 'Democracy in Mexico: Peasant Rebellion and Political Reform'

Dan La Botz. Democracy in Mexico: Peasant Rebellion and Political Reform. Boston, Mass.: South End Press, 1995. xvi + 274 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89608-508-4; $17.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-89608-507-7.

Reviewed by Doug Friedman (College of Charleston ) Published on H-LatAm (July, 1996)

A Long Road for Democratization in Mexico

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