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Of a ship that sank in the Ocean Sea1 three hundred leagues from land; of how all the people on board survived for twelve days in the ship's boat without drinking or eating anything except for two pounds of hardtack.

Gonzalo Fernández de Oviedo

in Misfortunes and Shipwrecks in the Seas of the Indies, Islands, and Mainland of the Ocean Sea (1513–1548): Book Fifty of the 'General and Natural History of the Indies'

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813035406
eISBN:
9780813038377
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035406.003.0005
Subject:
History, World Early Modern History

Other ships of the fleet returned to Spain, among them one whose master was Pedro Fernández Exuero, a native of Palos, Spain, and whose pilot was a certain Antón Calvo, a good man and expert ... More


Recovery of Fort San Marcos

Gilbert C. Din

in War on the Gulf Coast: The Spanish Fight against William Augustus Bowles

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780813037523
eISBN:
9780813042145
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813037523.003.0007
Subject:
History, Military History

Shocked by the surrender, Folch arrested the responsible officers and ignored the reasons for it. He maligned the officers and insisted they be tried for dereliction of duty. Although required to ... More


The Effect of a Calvo Clause

Chittharanjan F. Amerasinghe

in Diplomatic Protection

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199212385
eISBN:
9780191707230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199212385.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The Calvo Clause was born out of the fear on the part of Latin American States of intervention in their domestic affairs by European States and the United States of America under the guise of ... More


Categorizing Vertical and Horizontal Jurisdictional Interactions

Yuval Shany

in Regulating Jurisdictional Relations Between National and International Courts

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199211791
eISBN:
9780191706035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199211791.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter reviews the relations between national and international courts under a number of institutional and jurisdictional settings created by a number of treaty regimes (e.g., ICC, ECHR, NAFTA, ... More


Pacifying Apalache

Gilbert C. Din

in War on the Gulf Coast: The Spanish Fight against William Augustus Bowles

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780813037523
eISBN:
9780813042145
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813037523.003.0008
Subject:
History, Military History

Bowles still roamed free and posed a threat. Seminoles continued to support him, and he looked to Nassau to bring him arms and goods to secure Indian support. Spanish galleys and gunboats stayed on ... More


There Came Forth from the Soil Armed Men

Hugh Thomas

in Eduardo Barreiros and the Recovery of Spain

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300121094
eISBN:
9780300142464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300121094.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter elaborates on the civil war in Spain. Calvo Sotelo was seized in his flat in the Calle Velázquez in Madrid by a captain of the civil guard, Fernando Condés, who came from Pontevedra. ... More


Introduction

Carmen M. Reinhart, Carlos A. Végh, and Andrés Velasco

in Money, Crises, and Transition: Essays in Honor of Guillermo A. Calvo

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262182669
eISBN:
9780262282284
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262182669.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

Most of the chapters in this book emerged from a conference in honor of Guillermo Calvo, organized by the International Monetary Fund (IMF)’s Research Department and held at the IMF headquarters in ... More


The Columbia Years

Edmund S. Phelps

in Money, Crises, and Transition: Essays in Honor of Guillermo A. Calvo

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262182669
eISBN:
9780262282284
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262182669.003.0017
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

In this chapter, Edmund Phelps (recent Nobel Prize winner in Economics) reminisces about his years at Columbia University with Guillermo Calvo. The discussions cover Guillermo’s early years in Buenos ... More


The Practitioner

Roque B. Fernández

in Money, Crises, and Transition: Essays in Honor of Guillermo A. Calvo

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262182669
eISBN:
9780262282284
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262182669.003.0018
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

In this chapter, Roque Fernandez (former Central Bank President and Finance Minister in Argentina) reveals Guillermo’s advisory role at a critical juncture in Argentina’s recent economic history. The ... More


In His Own Words: An Interview with Guillermo Calvo

Enrique G. Mendoza

in Money, Crises, and Transition: Essays in Honor of Guillermo A. Calvo

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262182669
eISBN:
9780262282284
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262182669.003.0019
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter presents excerpts from Enrique Mendoza’s probing interviews with Guillermo. These offer an incisive and penetrating look into Guillermo’s intellectual evolution and his views about the ... More


Exchange Rate Regimes and Bilateral Exchange Rates

Michael W. Klein and Jay C. Shambaugh

in Exchange Rate Regimes in the Modern Era

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262013659
eISBN:
9780262259002
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262013659.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter examines and provides a distinction between the behaviors of fixed exchange rate regimes and floating exchange rate regimes. First it separates the indisputable and disputable floats ... More


Gunboats and Diplomacy: Antecedents of the ICSID Convention

Taylor St John

in The Rise of Investor-State Arbitration: Politics, Law, and Unintended Consequences

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198789918
eISBN:
9780191831553
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198789918.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter two outlines antecedents of the ICSID Convention. The antagonisms emerging from the long history of investment dispute settlement are briefly discussed, in particular historical memories ... More


Introduction

Jarrod Hepburn

in Domestic Law in International Investment Arbitration

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198785736
eISBN:
9780191827549
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785736.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Chapter 1 introduces the role of domestic law in international investment arbitration, and sets its importance against the background of debates over the legitimacy of investment arbitration. The ... More


Conclusion

Jarrod Hepburn

in Domestic Law in International Investment Arbitration

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198785736
eISBN:
9780191827549
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785736.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Chapter 8 places the role of domestic law in investment arbitration in a wider context of a Calvo-inspired pullback from the international to the domestic. The chapter notes the inescapable and ... More


The Spanish Cockpit, 1936–1937

Zara Steiner

in The Triumph of the Dark: European International History 1933-1939

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199676095
eISBN:
9780191804786
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199676095.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter focuses on the years 1936–1937, when the struggle in ‘the Spanish cockpit’ led to the Spanish Civil War that was precipitated by the assassination of José Calvo Sotelo, a leading ... More


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