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Colonial Latin America A Documentary History

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ISBN-10: 0842029974

ISBN-13: 9780842029971

Edition: 2002

Authors: Kenneth Mills, William B. Taylor, Sandra Lauderdale Graham

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List price: $76.00
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 8/1/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 468
Size: 7.12" wide x 10.18" long x 1.09" tall
Weight: 2.266
Language: English

Kenneth Mills is professor of history at the University of Toronto.

Editors' Note
List of Illustrations
Reference Maps
Introduction - Texts and Images for Colonial History
Old Worlds and the Time of Discoveries
The Ancestors of the People Called Indians: A View from Huarochiri, Peru (ca. 1598-1608)
The Inka's Tunics (fifteenth to sixteenth centuries)
The Lords and Holy Men of Tenochtitlan Reply to the Franciscans, 1524 (1564)
The Aztec Stone of the Five Eras (late fifteenth century)
Coexistence in the Medieval Spanish Kingdoms (ninth to twelfth centuries)
A Pope Rewards "So Salutary and Laudable a Work" (1455)
"There Can Easily Be Stamped Upon Them Whatever Belief We Wish to Give Them": The First Letter from Brazil (1500)
Orders Given to "the Twelve" (1523)
Francisco de Vitoria "On the Evangelization of Unbelievers," Salamanca, Spain (1534-35)
The Americas as New Worlds for All?
The Jesuit and the Bishop, Bahia, Brazil (1552-53)
Fray Pedro de Gante's Letter to Charles V, Mexico City (1552)
The Evils of Cochineal, Tlaxcala Mexico (1553)
The Indian Pueblo of Texupa in Sixteenth-Century Mexico (1579)
Alonso Ortiz's Letter to His Wife, Mexico City (1574?)
Jeronimo de Benarcama's Letter to Francisco de Borja, Granada, Spain (1566)
Jose de Acosta on the Salvation of the Indians (1588)
Mid-Colonial Ways and Orders
Making an Image and a Shrine, Copacabana, Peru (1582-1621)
Felipe Guaman Poma de Ayala's Appeal Concerning the Priests, Peru (ca. 1615)
Pedro de Leon Portocarrero's Description of Lima, Peru (early seventeenth century)
The Church and Monastery of San Francisco, Lima, Peru (1673)
Santa Rosa of Lima According to a Pious Accountant (1617)
Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz's Letter to Sor Filotea (1691)
Portraits of Santa Rosa and Sor Juana
Two Slaveries - The Sermons of Padre Antonio Vieira, Salvador, Bahia (ca. 1633), and Sao Luis do Maranhao (1653)
Confessing to the Holy Office of the Inquisition, Bahia, Brazil (1592, 1618)
Francisco de Avila's Christmas Eve Sermon (1646)
The Witness Francisco Poma y Altas Caldeas of San Pedro de Acas, Cajatambo, Peru (1657)
A Black Irmandade in Bahia, Brazil (1699)
Iberian Rules and American Practices in the Eighteenth Century
"As for the Spaniards, their time is up," Jauja, Peru (1742, 1752)
Nicolas Nenguiru's Letter to the Governor of Buenos Aires (1753)
Jose de Galvez's Decrees for the King's Subjects in Mexico (1769, 1778)
The Foundation of Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe de los Morenos de Amapa, Mexico (1769)
Concolorcorvo Engages the Postal Inspector about Indian Affairs, Lima, Peru (1776)
Taming the Wilderness, Minas Garais, Brazil (1769)
Juan Francisco Dominguez's Discourses on the Ten Commandments, Mexico (1805)
Brazilian Slaves Who Marry (1811)
Two Brazilian Wills (1793, 1823)
Jose Maria Morelos's "Sentiments of the Nation," Chilpancingo, Mexico (1813)
The Argentine Declaration of Independence, San Miguel de Tucuman (1816)
The Brazilian Constitution and the Church (1824)
Notes on Selections and Sources