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Impotent Spouses on Trial in the Basque Region of Spain, 1650-1750
The Catholic Church of early modern Europe intended the sacrament of matrimony to represent a lifelong commitment, and it allowed few grounds for the dissolution of an unhappy marriage.... more

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“Americans, like their early European forebears and other world powers, realized that while farms, ranches, and other rural institutions were important, towns and cities were dynamic structures, capable of controlling and reorganizing space for miles—... more

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Politics and Society, 1800-1833
Barahona examines the class conflicts and social structures that existed in the Spanish Basque province of Vizcaya to gain a better understanding of the problems between the Vizcayans and the Carlists.... more

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During the first half of the twentieth century, the French Basque province of Xiberoa was a place of refuge, conflict, and foreign occupation.... more

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How We Think About the West
The concept of the American West is an essential part of our national psyche. Identifying the West, however, is a difficult matter.... more

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Imaging the 1930s California Labor Movement
In this groundbreaking interdisciplinary study, Loftis examines the artists who put a human face on the farmworkers’... more

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Essays on Major Western Historians
Historians of the American West are indebted to the pioneering scholars of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries such as Frederick Jackson Turner, Walter Prescott Webb, and Herbert Eugene Bolton.... more

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Irrigation, Indian Allotment, and Settlement Along the Lower Colorado River
In the arid American West, settlement was generally contingent on the availability of water to irrigate crops and maintain livestock and human residents.... more