“This is a superb book. It will appeal to anyone interested in how empires were ruled and what led to their demise.”

Complete review

– Hope Leman, Critical Margins

 

Reviews are also available in the following journals, which require a subscription for access:

  • Journal of Latin American Studies / Volume 47 / Issue 04 / November 2015, pp. 844-845.
  • The Americas/ Volume 71/ Number 1/ July 2014, pp. 151-153.
  • Journal of Historical Geography/ Volume 48, April 2015, pp. 70-71
  • American Historical Review/ December 2014, pp. 1744-1745.
  • European History Quarterly/ Volume 45/ Issue 1/ January 2015, pp. 190-192.
  • Comparative Studies in Society and History / Volume 57 / Issue 03 / July 2015, pp. 872-874.
  • Caravelle: Cahiers du monde Hispanique et Luso-Bresilien ( 107), pp. 166-169.
  • Colonial Latin American Review/ 26:3, pp. 411-412.
  • Hispanic American Historical Review/ February 2017, pp.158-160.
  • Journal of Colonialism and Colonial History/Volume 18: 2/ Summer 2017.
  • Iberoamericana/Volume 17: 64/2017, pp. 240-242.