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Author AsĂșa, Miguel de, author

Title A new world of animals : early modern Europeans on the creatures of Iberian America / Miguel de AsĂșa and Roger French
Published London : Routledge, 2016
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Contents 1. The unexpected menagerie of the New World -- 2. Soldiers and Amerindians -- 3. The new histories of the New World -- 4. Joyful and profitable news from the New World. Animals, medicine and commerce -- 5. Learned missionaries and Jesuit scholars -- 6. New World animals and shifting conceptions of natural history
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed March 10, 2017)
Subject Animals -- Latin America -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author French, R. K. (Roger Kenneth), author
ISBN 1351962140
1351962159 (electronic bk.)
9781351962155 (electronic bk.)