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Transatlantic Masculinities: Military Leadership and Migration in the South American Wars of Independence

M. Soledad Caballero

in Migration and Modernities: The State of Being Stateless, 1750-1850

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781474440349
eISBN:
9781474459679
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474440349.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Chapter three examines discourses surrounding masculinity and migration in the South American travel narratives of British mercenaries and adventurers, especially those of Captain Basil Hall, Lord ... More


A Blessed Union? Anglo-Scottish Relations before the Covenant

Keith Brown

in Anglo-Scottish Relations from 1603 to 1900

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263303
eISBN:
9780191734137
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263303.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter provides a summary on the Anglo-Scottish relations before the Covenant. It specifically addresses the medieval inheritance of Anglo-Scottish relations. Undoubtedly, the ... More


Women, Letter-Writing and the Wars of Independence in Chile

in South American Independence: Gender, Politics, Text

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310270
eISBN:
9781846314117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310270.003.0007
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Women were not given much opportunity for education in Spanish America during the colonial period, yet were literate and capable of composing letters in the public and private spheres. The quality of ... More


Women, War and Spanish American Independence

in South American Independence: Gender, Politics, Text

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310270
eISBN:
9781846314117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310270.003.0006
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Warfare in South America has long involved women, from María de Estrada to Catalina de Erauso. This chapter explores how women inscribed gender and conceptualised sexual difference in their works, as ... More


Tynedale: Power, Society and Identities, c. 1200–1296

Keith Stringer

in Border Liberties and Loyalties: North-East England, c. 1200 to c. 1400

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748632787
eISBN:
9780748651405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748632787.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Tynedale has good claims to be regarded as one of the greatest liberties in the medieval British Isles, and it was certainly the largest and most privileged secular ‘franchise’ in the far North of ... More


Rebel Soul: Cultural Politics and Cuban Anarchism, 1890s–1920s

Kirwin Shaffer

in In Defiance of Boundaries: Anarchism in Latin American History

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780813061108
eISBN:
9780813051383
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061108.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

The Cuban anarchist movement, one of the most influential in the western hemisphere, was cosmopolitan and internationalist but also influential in the Cuban struggle for independence from Spain. ... More


Economic Relations Between Spain and America on the Eve of the Revolutions for Independence

in The Economic Aspects of Spanish Imperialism in America, 1492–1810

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853235521
eISBN:
9781846313011
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313011.011
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

In the last quarter of the eighteenth century, both Spain and Spanish America enjoyed unprecedented prosperity and economic growth. This period was characterised by the rise of agriculture in Spain's ... More


Lucumí War

Henry B. Lovejoy

in Prieto: Yorúbá Kingship in Colonial Cuba during the Age of Revolutions

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781469645391
eISBN:
9781469645414
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469645391.003.0008
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Following Oyo’s collapse, tens of thousands of warriors were sent to Cuba’s plantations. As the leader of a large Lucumí community in Havana, Camejo and Prieto could have predicted that warfare from ... More


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