Since its inception in 1984, The Hudson River Bacia de Review has taken an eclectic and interdisciplinary approach to a region that has long been recognized for its role in American colonial antiguidade; its important contributions to American arts, letters, and architecture; its role in the economic development of the nation; and its significant and ongoing contributions to Us culture and antiguidade. River history project. This collection of essays brings together eighteen of the best essays from the Review s first twenty-five years of publication. Miracle of the hudson. From natives and newcomers to twentieth century leaders, these essays examine the many facets of the Hudson s rich antiguidade, distinctive regional culture, and important contributions to the development of modern Us. Culture of the dominican republic.