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Reviews in the Summer ’16 RQ

Renaissance Quarterly, 69/2 (2016): Frederick A. de Armas reviews Susan Byrne, Ficino in Spain. John Slater reviews Bjørn Oklholm Skaarup, Anatomy and Anatomists in Early Modern Spain. A. Katie Harris reviews The Expulsion of the Moriscos from...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 4 Dec 2017

Reviews in the AHR, Dec 2016

American Historical Review 121/5 (2016). Nina Caputo reviews Thomas Devaney, Enemies in the Plaza: Urban Spectacle and the End of Spanish Frontier Culture, 1460–1492 (Penn, 2015). Jane Ohlmeyer reviews Eduardo de Mesa, The Irish...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 12 Jan 2017

Reviews in the Summer ’16 RQ

Renaissance Quarterly 49/2 (2016): Frederick A. de Armas reviews Susan Byrne, Ficino in Spain (Toronto, 2015). John Slater reviews Bjørn Okholm Skaarup, Anatomy and Anatomists in Early Modern Spain (Ashgate, 2015). A. Katie Harris reviews Mercedes...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 19 Sep 2016

Reviews in the Summer ’16 JIH

Journal of Interdisciplinary History 47/1 (2016): Hal Langfur reviews Tamar Herzog, Frontiers of Possession: Spain and Portugal in Europe and the Americas (Harvard, 2015). Liam Matthew Brockey reviews Erik Lars Myrup, Power and Corruption in the Early...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 11 May 2016

New Book: Myrup, Power & Corruption in the Portuguese World

Erik Lars Myrup, Power and Corruption in the Early Modern Portuguese World (LSU Press, 2015). Congrats to fantastic colleague here at Kentucky!
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 24 Aug 2015

Review in the JEMH 16/4-5, 2012

Erik Lars Myrup reviews A.R. Disney, The Portuguese in India and Other Studies, 1500-1700 (Ashgate, 2009).
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 1 Mar 2013

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