Useful Enemies: Seventeenth-Century Piracy and the Rise of Pardo Militias in Spanish Central America.
Central America;Militia;Minorities;History;17th century;Spain;Colonies;Race relations
The Johns Hopkins University Press
Journal of Colonialism and Colonial History
The seventeenth century was a pivotal moment in the history of enslaved African migrants and their descendants in those areas of colonial Spanish America characterized by the presence of dense indigenous populations...
Recommended CitationLokken, Paul, "Useful Enemies: Seventeenth-Century Piracy and the Rise of Pardo Militias in Spanish Central America." (2004). History and Social Sciences Faculty Journal Articles. Paper 8.