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Description of the Indies (c.1620)

Antonio VГЎzquez de Espinosa

Description of the Indies (c.1620)

by Antonio VГЎzquez de Espinosa

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press in Washington .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated by Charles Upson Clark.
SeriesSmithsonian Miscellaneous Collections -- vol.102
ContributionsClark, Charles Upson.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19227297M

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Duran traces the history of the Aztecs from their mythic origins to the destruction of the empire, and describes the court life of the elite, the common people, and life in times of flood, drought, and war.Bartolomé de Las Casas was a prolific writer. He wrote many petitions, treatises, and books on the subject of the Spanish conquest of the most famous works included the Historia apologética (Apologetic History) and the Brevísima relación de la destrucción de las Indias (A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies).The former was written as an introduction to a proposed.