A History of Latin America to 1825

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John Wiley & Sons, 24.08.2011 - 608 Seiten
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The updated and enhanced third edition of A History of LatinAmerica to 1825 presents a comprehensive narrative survey ofLatin American history from the region's first human presence untilthe majority of Iberian colonies in America emerged as sovereignstates c. 1825.
  • This edition features new content on the history of women,gender, Africans in the Iberian colonies, and pre-Columbianpeoples
  • Includes more illustrations to aid learning: over 50 figuresand photographs, several accompanied by short essays
  • Concentrates on the colonial period and earlier, expandingcoverage of the period and incorporating more social and culturalhistory with the political narrative
 

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PHOTO ESSAY
259
View of the Peruvian montaña from Machu Picchu
261
Terracing at Pisac in the Vilcanota valley Peru
263
Pyramid of the Sun at Teotihuacán Mexico
265
The North Acropolis at Tikal Guatemala
267
Franciscan church at Tepeaca Mexico
269
Detail of the main portal of the monastic church of San Francisco Lima
271
bronze statue Plaza Mayor Sucre Bolivia
273
A Slacker Grip
281
Slaves Sugar and Gold
401
Independence
465
Epilogue
495
Glossary
505
Bibliography
536
Index
563
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Über den Autor (2011)

Peter Bakewell is Edmund and Louise Kahn Professor ofHistory at Southern Methodist University and has taught in the USsince 1975. His major research and writing has centered on thehistory of silver mining and related topics in colonial SpanishAmerica. His previous works include Silver Mining and Society inColonial Mexico: Zacatecas, 1546–1700 (1971) andSilver and Entrepreneurship in Seventeenth-Century Potosí:The Life and Times of Antonio López de Quiroga(1988).

Jacqueline Holler is Associate Professor of History andWomen’s and Gender Studies at the University of NorthernBritish Columbia in Prince George, Canada. She is the author ofEscogidas Plantas: Nuns and Beatas in Mexico City,1531–1601 (2003), and of articles on colonial Mexico.

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