Ambivalent Conquests: Maya and Spaniard in Yucatan, 1517-1570 / Edition 1

Ambivalent Conquests: Maya and Spaniard in Yucatan, 1517-1570 / Edition 1

by Inga Clendinnen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521379814

ISBN-13: 9780521379816

Pub. Date: 01/28/1987

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

European domination and native resistance play significant roles in this analysis of Mayan conversion amid competing and increasingly divergent Spanish visions of 16th century Yucatan.

Overview

European domination and native resistance play significant roles in this analysis of Mayan conversion amid competing and increasingly divergent Spanish visions of 16th century Yucatan.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521379816
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1987
Series:
Cambridge Latin American Studies Series, #61
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
260
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Part I. Spaniards: 1. Explorers; 2. Conquerors; 3. Settlers; 4. Missionaries; 5. Conflict; 6. Crisis; 7. Attrition; 8. Retrospections; Epilogue. The hall of mirrors; Part II. Indians: 9. Finding out; 10. Connections; 11. Continuities; 12. Assent; Epilogue. Confusion of tongues.

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