Latin America in Colonial Times

Latin America in Colonial Times by Matthew Restall, Kris Lane 1108403468 9781108403467
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Few milestones in human history are as momentous as the meeting of three great civilizations on American soil in the sixteenth century. The fully revised textbook Latin America in Colonial Times presents that story in an engaging but informative new package, revealing how a new civilization and region - Latin America - emerged from that encounter. The authors give equal attention to the Spanish and Portuguese conquerors and settlers, to the African slaves they brought across the Atlantic, and to the indigenous peoples whose lands were invaded. From the dawn of empires in the fifteenth century, through the conquest age of the sixteenth and to the end of empire in the nineteenth, the book combines broad brushstrokes with anecdotal details that bring the era to life. This new edition incorporates the newest scholarship on Spain, Portugal, and Atlantic Africa, in addition to Latin America itself, with indigenous and African views and womens experiences and contributions to colonial society highlighted throughout.

Author: Matthew Restall, Kris Lane

Language: English

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 362

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Publication Date: 2018-06-14


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