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Author: Bartolom�e de las Casas ; translated from the Spanish by Herma Briffault ; introduction by Bill M. Donovan. ; Bartolomé de las Casas; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Johns Hopkins paperbacks edView all editions and formats
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Presents Bartolomé de Las Casas's 1552 account of the brutalities he witnessed, committed in the name of Christianity, on voyages to the Spanish colonies of the New World.
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Casas, Bartolomé de las, 1474-1566.
Devastation of the Indies.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1992
(OCoLC)656605166
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bartolom�e de las Casas ; translated from the Spanish by Herma Briffault ; introduction by Bill M. Donovan. ; Bartolomé de las Casas; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
ISBN: 0801844304 9780801844300
OCLC Number: 25008260
Language Note: Translation of: Brevísima relacioń de la destruccioń de las Indias.
Notes: Originally published: New York : Seabury Press, 1974.
Description: 138 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction / Bill M. Donovan --
Devastation of the Indies: Brief account / Bartolome de Las Casas --
Note on the translation of the Brevissima Relacion --
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Other Titles: Brevísima relación de la destrucción de las Indias.
Responsibility: Bartolomé de las Casas ; translated from the Spanish by Herma Briffault ; introduction by Bill M. Donovan.

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