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Author Clendinnen, Inga.

Title Ambivalent conquests : Maya and Spaniard in Yucatan, 1517-1570 / Inga Clendinnen
Edition Second edition
Published New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (265 pages)
Series Cambridge Latin American Studies
Cambridge Latin American studies.
Contents Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of illustrations; Preface to the second edition; Preface to the first edition; Acknowledgments; Part I: Spaniards; 1 Explorers; 2 Conquerors; 3 Settlers; 4 Missionaries; 5 Conflict; 6 Crisis; 7 Attrition; 8 Retrospections; Epilogue: The hall of mirrors; Part II: Indians; 9 Finding out; 10 Connections; 11 Continuities; 12 Assent; Epilogue: Confusion of tongues; Appendix: A sampler of documents; Diego de Landa's indictment of the Sotuta Indians; The confessions; Glossary of Spanish and Maya terms; Notes; Select bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H
IK; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z
Summary A study of Mayan conversion in sixteenth-century Yucatan
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Description based on print version record
Subject Indians, Treatment of -- Yucatán Peninsula.
Mayas -- Cultural assimilation.
Mayas -- First contact with Europeans.
Mayas -- History -- 16th century.
Yucataan Peninsula -- History
Mexico -- History -- Conquest, 1519-1540.
Mexico -- History -- Spanish colony, 1540-1810.
Yucatán Peninsula -- History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0511800525
OTHER TI ProQuest Ebook Central