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Recent Content

Author: 
John F. Collins
Reviewer: 
Andrew Britt

Britt on Collins, 'Revolt of the Saints: Memory and Redemption in the Twilight of Brazilian Racial Democracy'


John F. Collins. Revolt of the Saints: Memory and Redemption in the Twilight of Brazilian Racial Democracy. Durham: Duke University Press, 2015. Illustrations. 480 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-5320-1; $104.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-5306-5.

Reviewed by Andrew Britt (Emory University)
Published on H-LatAm (June, 2017)
Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz

Author: 
Barbara Weinstein
Reviewer: 
Colin M. Snider

Snider on Weinstein, 'The Color of Modernity: São Paulo and the Making of Race and Nation in Brazil'


Barbara Weinstein. The Color of Modernity: São Paulo and the Making of Race and Nation in Brazil. Radical Perspectives Series. Durham: Duke University Press, 2015. Illustrations. 472 pp. $30.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-5777-3; $109.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-5762-9.

Reviewed by Colin M. Snider (University of Texas at Tyler)
Published on H-LatAm (June, 2017)
Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz

Author: 
Amy G. Remensnyder
Reviewer: 
John F. Schwaller

Schwaller on Remensnyder, 'La Conquistadora: The Virgin Mary at War and Peace in the Old and New Worlds'


Amy G. Remensnyder. La Conquistadora: The Virgin Mary at War and Peace in the Old and New Worlds. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. ix + 470 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-989298-3; $36.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-989300-3.

Reviewed by John F. Schwaller (University at Albany)
Published on H-LatAm (June, 2017)
Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz

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