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Author Zamora, Margarita.

Title Reading Columbus / Margarita Zamora
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [1993]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 247 pages) : illustrations
Series Latin American literature and culture ; 9
Latin American literature and culture (Berkeley, Calif.) ; 9
Contents Reading Columbus -- "This present year of 1492" -- "All these are the Admiral's exact words" The Editor Speaks. Editing as Appropriation. The "Prologue" and the "Book" -- In the Margins of Columbus. Voyage to Paradise. Journeys. Chronotopes. Cartographies of Discovery. Exploration. America Twice-Discovered: Columbus Versus Vespucci. The Grammar of Discovery. Pilgrimage. Tierra de Gracia -- Gender and Discovery -- App. Carta a los Reyes de 4 Marzo 1493 -- App. Letter to the Sovereigns of 4 March 1493
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Columbus, Christopher -- Writing skill.
Americas -- Early accounts to 1600 -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Early works.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0520080521
0520913949 (electronic bk.)
058507948X (electronic bk.)
9780520913943 (electronic bk.)
9780585079486 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)