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The Tupac Amaru rebellion

Author: Charles F Walker
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2016. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Harvard University Press paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Examines the rebellion led by Tupac Amaru and his wife that began in 1780 as a local multiclass revolt against colonial authorities and became the largest rebellion in the history of Spain's American empire.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: José Gabriel Tupac-Amaru; José Gabriel Tupac-Amaru
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles F Walker
ISBN: 9780674659995 0674659996
OCLC Number: 926061512
Notes: Originally published: 2014.
Awards: Winner of Norris and Carol Hundley Award 2015
Nominated for Pulitzer Prizes 2015
Nominated for Bolton-Johnson Prize 2015
Nominated for Clarence H. Haring Prize 2016
Nominated for Bryce Wood Book Award 2014
Nominated for Distinguished Book Award - Military History 2015
Nominated for Mark Lynton History Prize 2015
Nominated for Friedrich Katz Prize 2015
Description: 347 pages : illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white) ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: The Execution of Antonio de Arriaga --
1. The Andes in the Atlantic World --
2. From Pampamarca to Sangarara? --
3. A World without the Catholic Church? --
4. The Rebellion Goes South --
5. The Siege of Cuzco --
6. In Pursuit of Tupac Amaru --
7. Torment --
8. The Other Side of the Lake --
9. Southern Campaigns --
10. The Pardon and the Cease-Fire --
11. The Rebellion in Limbo --
12. Ordered by the Catholic King --
Conclusion: The Legacy of Tupac Amaru --
Chronology of the Rebellion.
Responsibility: Charles F. Walker.

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Charles Walker examines the largest rebellion in the history of Spain's American empire, led by Latin America's most iconic revolutionary, Tupac Amaru, and his wife. It began in 1780 as a multiclass  Read more...

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[This is] the first extended survey of the causes and the course of the Tupac Amaru rebellion to appear in English since 1966... [It] is a lucid and accessible survey in which Walker skillfully Read more...

 
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