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New Book: Crawford, “Andean Wonder Drug”

Matthew Crawford, The Andean Wonder  Drug: Chinchona Bark and Imperial Science in the Spanish Atlantic, 1630-1800 (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2016).


Hacker Reviews Esdaile, “Women in Peninsular War” in JMiH, Jan 2015

Barton C. Hacker reviews Charles J. Esdaile, Women in the Peninsular War (University of Oklahoma Press, 2014) in the Journal of Military History 79/1 Jan. 2015.

Domínguez, “History in Action,” in BSS 93/1 (2016).

Freddy C. Domínguez, “History in Action: The Case of Pedro de Ribadeneyra’s Historia ecclesiastica del scisma Inglaterra,” Bulletin of Spanish Studies 93/1 (2016).

New Book: “Goya in the Norton Simon Museum”

Juliet Wilson-Bareau; edited by Leah Lehmbeck, Goya in the Norton Simon Museum (Yale, 2016).

(Okay, when I first typed this in, I accidentally wrote “Goys in the Norton Simon Museum,” which would be a very different book.)

New Book: Kelsey, “The First Navigators”

Harry Kelsey, The First Navigators: Unsung Heroes of the Age of Discovery (Yale, 2016).

Sherer on Mutiny & Review of “Global Crisis” in JMiH, July 2014

The Journal of Military History 78/3 (2014):

Idan Sherer, ” ‘All of Us, in One Voice, Demand What’s Owed Us’: Mutiny in the Spanish Infantry during the Italian Wars, 1525-1538.”

Michael Baillie and David Christian review Geoffrey Parker, Global Crisis: War, Climate Change and Catastrophe in the Seventeenth Century (Yale, 2013).

New Book:Martínez, Front Lines: Soldiers’ Writing

Miguel Martínez, Front Lines: Soldiers’ Writing in the Early Modern Hispanic World (Penn, 2016).

Ramos reviews Herzog in CSSH, Jan 2016

Gabriela Ramos reviews Tamar Herzog, Frontiers of Possession: Spain and Portugal in Europe and the Americas (Harvard, 2015), Comparative Studies in Society and History 58/1 (2016).

Burns reviews Sellers-García in CSSH, July 2015

Kathryn Burns reviews Sylvia Sellers-García, Distance and Documents in the Spanish Empire’s Periphery (Stanford, 2014) in Comparative Studies in Society and History 57/3 (2015).