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Caste War of Yucatan

Nelson Reed

Caste War of Yucatan

by Nelson Reed

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mayas,
  • Yucatán (Mexico : State) -- History -- Caste War, 1847-1855

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNelson Reed
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 308 p. :
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14421391M

    The Caste War of Yucatan () is widely regarded as the most successful Indian rebellion in the New World. An attempt by the Maya to rid themselves of foreign domination and revitalise their traditional culture, the conflict led to successful agrarian reform and . Yaxcabá and the Caste War of Yucatan. An Archaeological Perspective. By Rani T. Alexander. $ E-book: $ E-book ; Details. Overview. The Caste War of Yucatán () is widely regarded as the most successful Indian rebellion in the New World. An attempt by the Maya to rid themselves of foreign.

    The Caste War of Yucatan by Nelson Reed, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(73). Catron Grant Books (US) Bookseller Inventory # Title The Caste War of Yucatan Author Reed, Nelson Format/binding Trade Paperback Book condition Used - Very Good Quantity available 1 Binding Paperback ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Stanford University Press Place of Publication Stanford, CA Date published

      The Caste Wars of the Yucatán tore apart the peninsula between and While the violence was not constant throughout the more than five decades between the start and conclusion of the war itself, the threat of rebel hostilities was ever present. Scholars have debated the origins of the war for many decades, with most recent academic treatments focusing on heavy tax burdens, poor Author: Michele McArdle Stephens. The Caste War of Yucatán (–) began with the revolt of native Maya people of Yucatán, Mexico against the population of European descent, called Yucatecos, who held political and economic control of the region. A lengthy war ensued between the Yucateco forces in the north-west of the Yucatán and the independent Maya in the south-east. It officially ended with the occupation of the.


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It was stated in a book that the Yucatan was uninhabitable by white people until into the 's. Therefore I thought it worth a look at this historical event, the Caste War. This author did extensive research and he tried to include too much into the by: Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.

Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month Advanced Search New Releases Best. The Caste War of Yucatán: Revised Edition | Nelson Reed.

This is the classic account of one of the most dramatic episodes in Mexican history—the revolt of the Maya Indians of Yucatán against their white and mestizo oppressors that began in Within a year, the Maya rebels had almost succeeded in driving their oppressors from the peninsula; bywhen the major battles ended, the war had killed or put.

Yucatan's Maya Peasantry and the Origins of the Caste War book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Conflicts between native Maya pe /5(4). I was born in and when the war started i was only eighteen and having to protect my family.

Before my father died when i was only 15 he said that. Rani Alexander's study of the Caste War of Yucatan () uses archaeological evidence, ethnography, and history to explore the region's processes of resistance. Table of Contents CoverCited by: The Caste War of Yucatan. The Yucatan Peninsula is associated with its delicious food, such as the “cochinita pibil”, or its spicy but no less exquisite “relleno negro”.

The Caste War The Caste War of Yucatán was one of the longest-running insurgencies of the nineteenth century. The armed resistance had origins in the expropriation of public land for private agricultural estates—known as haciendas—which followed Mexican independence.

This is the classic account of one of the most dramatic episodes in Mexican history—the revolt of the Maya Indians of Yucatán against their white and mestizo oppressors that began in Within a year, the Maya rebels had almost succeeded in driving their oppressors from the peninsula; bywhen the major battles ended, the war had killed or put to flight almost half/5.

On the morning of May 4,Mexican and Yucatecan troops led by General Ignacio Bravo marched unopposed into abandoned Chan Santa Cruz, establishing the official date for the end of the Caste War.

( - ) The Caste War is a well-known episode of the Yucatecan past and had a profound influence on the history of Northern Belize. It was not only the largest and most successful of Yucatan's rural rebellions, but also the central event in the peninsula's modern history and the source of much of Northern Belize's culture.

Reviews of the First Edition"Reed has not only written a fine account of the caste war, he has also given us the first penetrating analysis of the social and economic systems of Yucatan /5(11). The Caste War of Yucatán (–) began with the revolt of native Maya people of the Yucatán Peninsula against the European-descended population, called Yucatecos.

The latter had long held political and economic control of the region. A lengthy war ensued between the Yucateco forces in the northwest of the Yucatán and the independent Maya in the on: Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico and British Honduras.

The Caste War of Yucatan Published by User, 18 years ago Nelson Reed's "Caste War of Yucatan" tells the story of an obscure Maya rebellion in Mexico in the 's with vigor and a style that makes this history come by: While the Caste War has been widely considered a conflict between the whites and the Maya, this book shows that Indians and non-Indians fought and died on both sides.

Reviews ‘Gabbert's empirically grounded, rigorous analysis of Yucatán's Caste War sets a Author: Wolfgang Gabbert. Drawn from a wealth of primary documents, this book represents the first real attempt to reconstruct the history of the pre-Caste War period.

In addition to its obvious importance for Mexican history, it will be illuminating background reading for everyone seeking to understand the ongoing conflict in Chiapas. The Caste War of Yucatan Published by User, 18 years ago Nelson Reed's "Caste War of Yucatan" tells the story of an obscure Maya rebellion in Mexico in the 's with vigor and a style that makes this history come alive/5(5).

Summary: This is the classic account of one of the most dramatic episodes in Mexican history - the revolt of the Maya Indians of Yucatan against their white and mestizo oppressors that began in The armed forces that fought against the Caste War rebels were a heterogeneous mix, including regular government units.

The majority of those who fought against Caste War rebels, however, were drafted to the militia (or National Guard) battalions established in major Yucatecan towns. The Caste War of Yucatán - Nelson A. Reed - Google Books. This is the classic account of one of the most dramatic episodes in Mexican history--the revolt of the Maya Indians of Yucatán against their white and mestizo oppressors that began in Within a year, the Maya rebels had almost succeeded in driving their oppressors from the peninsula; bywhen the major battles ended, the war had killed.

The Caste War of Yucatan by Nelson Reed; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: History, Mayas, Yucatán (Mexico: State) Caste War, ; Places.Other articles where Caste War is discussed: Belize: Early history: The Caste War, an indigenous uprising in the Yucatán that began inresulted in several thousand Spanish-speaking refugees’ settling in northern Belize, while Mayan communities were reestablished in the north and west.

These immigrants introduced a variety of agricultural developments, including traditional subsistence.The Caste War mural has been covered up and repainted to be politically correct at least three times since its original rendition.

The image at above is one of the few remaining photographs of the original Yucatan Caste War Mural at the Corozal Town Hall painted by Manuel Villamor in the s.