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Author Rugeley, Terry, 1956- author.

Title Rebellion now and forever : Mayas, Hispanics, and caste war violence in Yucatán, 1800-1880 / Terry Rugeley
Published Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, ©2009


Description 1 online resource (xii, 464 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Introduction : the caste war uncrossed -- Men newly powerful : how Pueblo politics became a caste war -- The extremes of death or triumph : a society goes to war, 1847-1851 -- Nothing more than a new conquest : a world catches its breath -- The roar of a terrible tempest : liberal reform and the civil wars, 1855-1863 -- The empire comes to Mayab -- A world (mostly) restored : the paradoxes of the republic -- Peace, Porfirian-style : East meets West, and a people contort the past -- Conclusion : violence and the ghost of Santiago Imán
Summary Explores the origins, process, and consequences of 40 years of nearly continual political violence in southeastern Mexico. Rather than recounting the well-worn narrative of of the Caste War, it focuses on how violence helped shape social and political institutions of the Mexican southeast
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 447-458) and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Mayas -- Wars.
Mayas -- Yucatán Peninsula -- History -- 19th century
Ethnic conflict -- Yucatán Peninsula -- History -- 19th century
HISTORY -- Latin America -- Mexico.
Mayas -- Historia
Conflictos étnicos -- Yucatán (Estado) -- Historia
Ethnic conflict.
Mayas -- Wars.
Guerra de Castas
Yucatán (Mexico : State) -- History -- Caste War, 1847-1855.
Yucatán (Estado) -- Historia -- 1847-1855 (Guerra de las Castas)
Central America -- Yucatán Peninsula.
Mexico -- Yucatán (State)
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780804771306