ISBN-10:
0299072940
ISBN-13:
9780299072940
Pub. Date:
06/01/2011
Publisher:
University of Wisconsin Press
The People and the King: The Comunero Revolution in Colombia, 1781

The People and the King: The Comunero Revolution in Colombia, 1781

by John Leddy Phelan

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ISBN-13: 9780299072940
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press
Publication date: 06/01/2011
Edition description: 1
Pages: 332
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

John Leddy Phelan (1924-76) was professor of history at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and author of The Hispanization of the Philippines, Portuguese Society in the Tropics, and The Kingdom of Quito in the Seventeenth Century, all published by the University of Wisconsin Press.

Table of Contents

Illustrations

Maps

Preface

Introduction

I Charles III

1. From Kingdoms to Empire: The Political Innovations of Charles III

2. From Kingdom to Colony: The Fiscal and Economic Program of Charles III

II Juan Francisco Berbeo

3. The Crowd Riots

4. Patricians and Plebeians in Socorro

5. A Utopia for the People

6. A Utopia for the Nobles

7. A Utopia for the Indians: The Resguardos

8. A Utopia for the Indians: Indians in Revolt

9. Confrontation at Puente Real de Vélez

10. A Non-Battle in Bogotá and the Invasion of Girón

11. "War, War, On to Santa Fe"

12. Rendevous in Zipaquirá

13. The Capitulations of Zipaquirá

14. The First  Written Constitution of New Granada

III Antonio Caballero y Góngora

15. José Antonio Galán: Myth and Fact

16. The Second Enterprise against Santa Fe

17. The Reconquest of Socorro from Its "Infidelity"

18. The Carrot and the Stick

19. Caballero y Góngora and the Independence of Colombia

Note on the Sources

Notes

Index

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