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A short account of the destruction of the Indies

Author: Bartolomé de las Casas; Anthony Pagden; Nigel Griffin
Publisher: London : Penguin, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A catalogue of mass slaughter, torture and slavery, which showed that the evangelizing vision of Columbus had descended under later conquistadors into genocide. It demands that the Indians be  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bartolomé de las Casas; Anthony Pagden; Nigel Griffin
ISBN: 0140445625 9780140445626
OCLC Number: 925166465
Description: 143 s. : illustrations
Contents: A Short Account of the Destruction of the IndiesAcknowledgementsMap of America (1540)IntroductionA Note on Editions and on this TranslationA Short Account of the Destruction of the IndiesSynopisPrologue(Preface)HispaniolaThe Kingdoms of HispaniolaThe Islands of Puerto Rico and JamaicaCubaThe MainlandThe Province of NicaraguaNew SpainNew Spain (continued)The Province and Kingdom of GuatemalaNew Spain, Panuco and JaliscoThe Kingdom of YucatanThe Province of Santa MartaThe Province of CartagenaThe Pearl Coast, Paria and TrinidadThe River YuyapariThe Kingdom of VenezuelaThe Mainland in the Region Known as FloridaThe River PlateThe Great Kingdoms and Provinces of PeruThe Kingdom of New Granada(Conclusion)Index
Responsibility: Bartolomé de las Casas ; edited and translated by Nigel Griffin with an introduction by Anthony Pagden.

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