Volume 63, Number 1, July 2006

Table of Contents

From: The Americas

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Special Issue: The African Diaspora in the Colonial Andes

Guest Editor: Ben Vinson III

Introduction: African (Black) Diaspora History, Latin American History

pp. 1-18
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"In a War against the Spanish": Andean Protection and African Resistance on the Northern Peruvian Coast

pp. 19-52
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Conjuring the Coca and the Inca: The Andeanization of Lima's Afro-Peruvian Ritual Specialists, 1580-1690

pp. 53-80
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Finding Gold, Forming Slavery: The Creation of a Classic Slave Society, Popayan, 1600-1700

pp. 81-112
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Caught between Rivals: The Spanish-African Maroon Competition for Captive Indian Labor in the Region of Esmeraldas during the Late Sixteenth and Early Seventeenth Centuries

pp. 113-136
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Inter-American Notes

Obituary: Peter Gerhard (1920-2006)

pp. 137-138
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Books in Brief

El Memorial de Solola y los inicios de la colonizacion Espanola en Guatemala (review)

p. 138
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Latin America, 1800-2000: Modern History for Modern Languages (review)

pp. 138-139
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Mexico: A Brief History (review)

pp. 139-140
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Cobble Stones and Standing Stones: Archaeology at the Rivas Site, Costa Rica (review)

pp. 140-141
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Book Reviews

The Last Colonial Massacre: Latin America in the Cold War (review)

pp. 143-145
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Cultural & Literary Studies

Capoeira: The History of an Afro-Brazilian Martial Art (review)

pp. 145-146
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Critica impura: estudios de cultura y literatura latinoamericana (review)

pp. 146-147
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Economic History

Desastre economico o debilidad federal en los primeros gobiernos postrevolucionarios (review)

pp. 148-149
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Ethnohistory & Indigenous Politics

Quetzalcoatl y los mitos fundadores de Mesoamerica (review)

pp. 149-150
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Palaces of the Ancient New World (review)

pp. 151-152
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Memorial de Solola (review)

pp. 152-154
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City, Temple, Stage: Eschatological Architecture and Liturgical Theatrics in New Spain (review)

pp. 154-156
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Ancient Borinquen: Archaeology of Native Puerto Rico (review)

pp. 156-157
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The Struggle for Indigenous Rights in Latin America (review)

pp. 157-159
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Gender Studies

Manifest Manhood and the Antebellum American Empire (review)

pp. 159-160
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Plaza of Sacrifices: Gender, Power, and Terror in 1968 Mexico (review)

pp. 161-162
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Latino & Border Studies

Californio Voices: The Oral Memoirs of Jose Maria Amador and Lorenzo Asisara (review)

pp. 162-164
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Raza Si!, Guerra No!: Chicano Protest and Patriotism During the Vietnam War Era (review)

pp. 164-165
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Military History

Fortificaciones y tropas: El gasto militar en Tierra Firme, 1700-1788 (review)

pp. 165-167
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Nation Building & Nationalism

Historia General de Panama (review)

pp. 167-169
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Interpreting Spanish Colonialism: Empires, Nations, and Legends (review)

pp. 169-170
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Institution Building and State Formation in Nineteenth-Century Latin America: The University of San Carlos, Guatemala (review)

pp. 171-172
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"Assimilating the Primitive": Parallel Dialogue on Racial Miscegenation in Revolutionary Mexico (review)

pp. 172-174
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Cultura de masas, reforma y nacionalismo en Chile 1910-1931 (review)

pp. 174-175
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Reconciling Modernity: Urban State Formation in 1940s Leon, Mexico (review)

pp. 175-176
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Political Economy & Globaization

Building the King's Highway: Labor, Society, and Family on Mexico's Caminos Reales, 1757-1804 (review)

pp. 176-178
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Mayas in the Marketplace: Tourism, Globalization, and Cultural Identity (review)

pp. 178-179
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Politics & Governance

Capitalism, God, and a Good Cigar: Cuba Enters the Twenty-First Century (review)

pp. 179-181
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The Andes in Focus: Security, Democracy, and Economic Reform (review)

pp. 181-182
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Democracy in Latin America 1760-1900, Volume I: Civic Selfhood and Public Life in Mexico and Peru (review)

pp. 182-184
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Religion & Religious Practices

El merito y la estrategia: clerigos, juristas y medicos en Nueva Espana (review)

pp. 184-186
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False Mystics: Deviant Orthodoxy in Colonial Mexico (review)

pp. 186-187
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Colonial Saints: Discovering the Holy in the Americas, 1500-1800 (review)

pp. 187-188
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Mayan Voices for Human Rights: Displaced Catholics in Highland Chiapas (review)

pp. 188-190
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Rural Social History

Race and Labor in the Hispanic Caribbean: The West Indian Immigrant Worker Experience in Puerto Rico, 1800-1850 (review)

pp. 190-191
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Slavery & Diaspora Studies

The Jewish Diaspora in Latin America and the Caribbean: Fragments of Memory (review)

pp. 191-193
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U.S & International Relations

When States Kill: Latin America, the U.S., and Technologies of Terror (review)

pp. 193-194
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Documentary Films

La Raza unida (review)

p. 195
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Contributors

Contributors

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