Thread of Blood: Colonialism, Revolution, and Gender on Mexico's Northern Frontier.

@inproceedings{Staples1995ThreadOB,
  title={Thread of Blood: Colonialism, Revolution, and Gender on Mexico's Northern Frontier.},
  author={Anne Staples and Ana Mar{\'i}a Taz{\'o}n Alonso},
  year={1995}
}
This book is about the construction and tranformation of peasant military colonists on Mexico's northern frontier from the late 18th through the early 20th century. Though the majority of the data comes from the pueblo of Namiquipa in the state of Chihuahua, the argument has broader implications for the study of northern Mexico, frontier societies, and our understanding of the northern armies in the 1910 Revolution. The study is rare for its integration of several levels, placing an analysis of… CONTINUE READING