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The Resource Bartolomé de las Casas; a selection of his writings., Translated and edited by George Sanderlin

Bartolomé de las Casas; a selection of his writings., Translated and edited by George Sanderlin

Label
Bartolomé de las Casas; a selection of his writings.
Title
Bartolomé de las Casas; a selection of his writings.
Statement of responsibility
Translated and edited by George Sanderlin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • engspa
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
F1411
LC item number
.C4273 1971
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Borzoi books on Latin America
Label
Bartolomé de las Casas; a selection of his writings., Translated and edited by George Sanderlin
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Historian; the History of the Indies: Prologue: Why he wrote History. A portrait of Columbus. The verdict of Salamanca. San Salvador. Reception in Barcelona. The conquest of Cuba. Magellan and his globe. The character of Cortes.--Autobiographer; autobiography in the History of the Indies: "Are not the Indians men?" The conversion of Las Casas. First battles at court. Black slaves in the New World. Las Casas joins the Dominicans.--Anthropologist; the Apologetic history: The rationality of the American Indian. A description of Cuba. The ill effects of sadness and fear. Indian houses, featherwork, and silverwork. The marketplace of Mexico City. A volcano in Nicaragua. The meanings of "barbarous."--Political thinker, memorials and treatises: A New World utopia. The "Only method" of converting the Indians. A "Very brief account" of Spanish cruelty. Abolish the encomienda! The duty of reparation. A defense of human sacrifice. The restoration of the Indies. A declaration of human rights.--Bibliography (p. [203]-206)
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 209 p.
Isbn
9780394469782
Lccn
72147886
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Montagu copy is part of a collection (Collection 1593). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Library of Ashley Montagu. Item is in box 70.
  • Spec. Coll. Montagu copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Green cloth over boards, spine stamped in gilt, series logo stamped in blind on cover.
Other physical details
port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00211008
  • ucoclc211008
Label
Bartolomé de las Casas; a selection of his writings., Translated and edited by George Sanderlin
Publication
Contents
Historian; the History of the Indies: Prologue: Why he wrote History. A portrait of Columbus. The verdict of Salamanca. San Salvador. Reception in Barcelona. The conquest of Cuba. Magellan and his globe. The character of Cortes.--Autobiographer; autobiography in the History of the Indies: "Are not the Indians men?" The conversion of Las Casas. First battles at court. Black slaves in the New World. Las Casas joins the Dominicans.--Anthropologist; the Apologetic history: The rationality of the American Indian. A description of Cuba. The ill effects of sadness and fear. Indian houses, featherwork, and silverwork. The marketplace of Mexico City. A volcano in Nicaragua. The meanings of "barbarous."--Political thinker, memorials and treatises: A New World utopia. The "Only method" of converting the Indians. A "Very brief account" of Spanish cruelty. Abolish the encomienda! The duty of reparation. A defense of human sacrifice. The restoration of the Indies. A declaration of human rights.--Bibliography (p. [203]-206)
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 209 p.
Isbn
9780394469782
Lccn
72147886
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Montagu copy is part of a collection (Collection 1593). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Library of Ashley Montagu. Item is in box 70.
  • Spec. Coll. Montagu copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Green cloth over boards, spine stamped in gilt, series logo stamped in blind on cover.
Other physical details
port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00211008
  • ucoclc211008

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