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Author Oré, Luis Jerónimo de, 1554-1630, author

Title Account of the martyrs in the provinces of la Florida / Luis Jerónimo de Oré ; edited and translated by Raquel Chang-Rodríguez and Nancy Vogeley

Published Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (x, 182 pages)
Contents Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; An Account of the Martyrs in the Provinces of La Florida; Contents; 1: An Account of the Martyrs in the Provinces of La Florida...; 2: Account of the Arrival of the Adelantado Diego Menéndez Valdés in La Florida...; 3: About the Discovery of the Jacán and the Martyrdom of Twelve Clerics...; 4: How the Indians' Treachery and the Death of the Religious Were Discovered; 5: Regarding the Rebellion of the Indians of Santa Elena and Guale
6: Regarding the Entrusting of the Government of La Florida to Pedro Menéndez Marqués...7: Account of the Death of Five Martyrs and of a Confessor...; 8: An Account of the Great Suffering That Father Ávila Endured... and the Death and Martyrdom of Father Veráscola...; 9: Telling How the Indians of the Province of Guale Were Pacified...; 10: About Other Things That Happened to the Religious in This Conversion Effort, and an Account of the Large Province of Apalache; 11: Regarding the First Provincial Chapter of This Province of La Florida...; Bibliography; Index; Back Cover
Summary This edition of Luis Jerónimo de Oré's work presents readers with a new introduction and an annotated translation that place the text in the broader context of international politics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on April 04, 2017)
Subject Franciscans -- Missions -- Florida -- History -- 16th century.
Indians of North America -- First contact with Europeans -- Florida.
Missions -- Florida -- History -- 16th century.
Florida -- History -- Spanish colony, 1565-1763.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017000732
ISBN 0826357989
0826357997 (electronic book)
9780826357991 (electronic book)
(hardcover) (alkaline paper)
Other Titles Relación de los mártires que ha habido en las Provincias de la Florida. English