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Fun with Google Books – 2 Agosto 1810

A recent post by Felipe Castro at Clíotropos reminded me to engage in my semi-annual search of the term “Quito” in Google Books. (By the way, Castro and H-Mex have put together a delicious page as an online catalogue to

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The Promise and Peril of Digital Research

I’ve become a big fan of the digitization projects led by google and a number of leading libraries over the past few years. These projects hold particular promise for scholars investigating colonial and nineteenth century Latin America. (Even more so,

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Hacer juicio ú dictamen acerca de alguna cosa... significando que el objeto excita el juicio ú dictamen en la persona que le hace.

Deducir ante el Juez la accion ú derecho que se tiene, ó las excepciones que excluyen la accion contrária.

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Chad Black

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