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Author Remensnyder, Amy G. (Amy Goodrich), 1960- author

Title La Conquistadora : the Virgin Mary at war and peace in the Old and New Worlds / Amy G. Remensnyder
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2014
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Summary Amy Remensnyder explores how Spanish Christians shaped the Virgin Mary as a symbol of the twinned colonizing enterprises of conquest and conversion in medieval Spain and early Spanish America. Beginning in the eleventh century and ending in the seventeenth century, the book brings together the medieval and early modern periods, the Old and New Worlds
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on February 28, 2014)
Subject Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199388868 (ebook)