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Columbus's outpost among the Taínos : Spain and America at La Isabela, 1493-1498

Author: Kathleen A Deagan; José María Cruxent
Publisher: New Haven, Conn. : Yale University Press, ©2002.
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In 1493, Christopher Columbus led a fleet of 17 ships and more than 1200 men to found a royal trading colony in America. Columbus had high hopes for his settlement, which he named La Isabela after the queen of Spain, but just five years later it was in ruins. It remains important, however, as the first site of European settlement in America and the first place of sustained interaction between Europeans and the  Read more...
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Deagan, Kathleen A.
Columbus's outpost among the Taínos.
New Haven, Conn. : Yale University Press, ©2002
(DLC) 2001046771
Named Person: Christopher Columbus; Christopher Columbus
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kathleen A Deagan; José María Cruxent
ISBN: 9780300133899 0300133898 128172260X 9781281722607
OCLC Number: 191932606
Description: 1 online resource (x, 294 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Contents --
Preface --
1 Columbus and La Isabela --
2 The Historical Setting --
3 Reluctant Hosts: The Taínos of Hispaniola --
4 "Hell in Hispaniola" : La Isabela, 1493-1498 --
5 The Hand of Vandals and the Tooth of Time: La Isabela, 1500-1987 --
6 The Medieval Enclave: Landscape, Town, and Buildings --
7 A Spartan Domesticity: Household Life in La Isabela's Bohíos --
8 God and Glory --
9 Commerce and Craft --
10 Aftermath --
11 Destinies Converged --
Appendix --
Note on historical sources --
Notes --
References --
Acknowledgments --
Index
Responsibility: Kathleen Deagan and José María Cruxent.
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