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The Resource Colonial lives : documents on Latin American history, 1550-1850, edited by Richard Boyer, Geoffrey Spurling

Colonial lives : documents on Latin American history, 1550-1850, edited by Richard Boyer, Geoffrey Spurling

Label
Colonial lives : documents on Latin American history, 1550-1850
Title
Colonial lives
Title remainder
documents on Latin American history, 1550-1850
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard Boyer, Geoffrey Spurling
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a rich variety of archival documents in translation which bring to life the political and economic workings of Latin American colonies during 300 years of Spanish rule, as well as the day-to-day lives of the colonies' inhabitants
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
980.3/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1410
LC item number
.C725 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Boyer, Richard E
  • Spurling, Geoffrey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Latin America
  • Latin America
  • Spain
Label
Colonial lives : documents on Latin American history, 1550-1850, edited by Richard Boyer, Geoffrey Spurling
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 322-334) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Indians of Tejupan want to raise silk on their own (Oaxaca, Mexico, 1543) -- Land concentration and environmental degradation : town council records on deforestation in Uyumbicho (Quito, 1553-96) -- The telling of tales : a Spanish priest and his Maya parishioners (Yucatán, 1573-90) -- Directorio para confesores : "Lords who hold temporal government over vassals" (Mexico, 1585) -- "In the Service of God, I order these temples of idolatrous worship razed to the ground" : extirpation of idolatry and the search for the Santuario grande of Iguaque (Columbia, 1595) -- Affairs of the courtroom : Fernando de Medina confesses to killing his wife (Charcas, 1595) -- The spiritual and physical ecstasies of a sixteenth-century Beata : Marina de San Miguel confesses before the Mexican Inquisition (Mexico, 1598) -- Spaniards in the Nahua countryside : Dr. Diego de León Plaza and Nahuatl land sale documents (Mexico, early seventeenth century) -- Under investigation for the abominable sin : Damián de Morales stands accused of attempting to seduce Antón de Tierra de Congo (Charcas, 1611) -- "Wife of my soul and heart, and all my solace" : annulment suit between Diego Andrés de Arenas and Ysabel Allay Suyo (Huánuco, Peru, 1618) -- Favored women, subjected Indians : the settlement of Pero d'Araujo's estate in São Paulo (1637-40) -- Catarina María complains that Jean Teioa forcibly deflowered her (Mexico, 1693) -- On her deathbed, María de la Candelaria accuses Michaela de Molina of casting spells (Guatemala, 1696) -- Dance of the people : the chuchumbé (Mexico, 1766) -- Drinking, gambling, and death on a colonial hacienda (Quito, 1768) -- Letters of insurrection : the rebellion of the communities (Charcas, 1781) -- Scandal at the church : José de Alfaro accuses Doña Theresa Bravo and others of insulting and beating his Castiza wife, Josefa Cadena (Mexico, 1782) -- Don Manuel Valdivieso y Carrión protests the marriage of his daughter to Don Teodoro Jaramillo, a person of lower social standing (Quito, 1784-85) -- Permission to marry : eighteenth-century matrimonial files (Montevideo, 1786) -- Felipe Edimboro sues for manumission, Don Francisco Xavier Sánchez contests (Florida, 1794) -- "The most vile atrocities" : accusations of slander against María Cofignie, Parda libre (Louisiana, 1795) -- Urban slavery in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil : the wills of Captain Joaquim Félix de Santana, Colonel Manoel Pereira da Silva, and Rosa Maria da Conceição (1809, 1814, 1843) -- Meltdown in new Spain : Viceroy Apodaca's account of the state of the rebellion (Mexico, 1816)
Control code
40715402
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 350 pages
Isbn
9780195125115
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
99018180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Colonial lives : documents on Latin American history, 1550-1850, edited by Richard Boyer, Geoffrey Spurling
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 322-334) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Indians of Tejupan want to raise silk on their own (Oaxaca, Mexico, 1543) -- Land concentration and environmental degradation : town council records on deforestation in Uyumbicho (Quito, 1553-96) -- The telling of tales : a Spanish priest and his Maya parishioners (Yucatán, 1573-90) -- Directorio para confesores : "Lords who hold temporal government over vassals" (Mexico, 1585) -- "In the Service of God, I order these temples of idolatrous worship razed to the ground" : extirpation of idolatry and the search for the Santuario grande of Iguaque (Columbia, 1595) -- Affairs of the courtroom : Fernando de Medina confesses to killing his wife (Charcas, 1595) -- The spiritual and physical ecstasies of a sixteenth-century Beata : Marina de San Miguel confesses before the Mexican Inquisition (Mexico, 1598) -- Spaniards in the Nahua countryside : Dr. Diego de León Plaza and Nahuatl land sale documents (Mexico, early seventeenth century) -- Under investigation for the abominable sin : Damián de Morales stands accused of attempting to seduce Antón de Tierra de Congo (Charcas, 1611) -- "Wife of my soul and heart, and all my solace" : annulment suit between Diego Andrés de Arenas and Ysabel Allay Suyo (Huánuco, Peru, 1618) -- Favored women, subjected Indians : the settlement of Pero d'Araujo's estate in São Paulo (1637-40) -- Catarina María complains that Jean Teioa forcibly deflowered her (Mexico, 1693) -- On her deathbed, María de la Candelaria accuses Michaela de Molina of casting spells (Guatemala, 1696) -- Dance of the people : the chuchumbé (Mexico, 1766) -- Drinking, gambling, and death on a colonial hacienda (Quito, 1768) -- Letters of insurrection : the rebellion of the communities (Charcas, 1781) -- Scandal at the church : José de Alfaro accuses Doña Theresa Bravo and others of insulting and beating his Castiza wife, Josefa Cadena (Mexico, 1782) -- Don Manuel Valdivieso y Carrión protests the marriage of his daughter to Don Teodoro Jaramillo, a person of lower social standing (Quito, 1784-85) -- Permission to marry : eighteenth-century matrimonial files (Montevideo, 1786) -- Felipe Edimboro sues for manumission, Don Francisco Xavier Sánchez contests (Florida, 1794) -- "The most vile atrocities" : accusations of slander against María Cofignie, Parda libre (Louisiana, 1795) -- Urban slavery in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil : the wills of Captain Joaquim Félix de Santana, Colonel Manoel Pereira da Silva, and Rosa Maria da Conceição (1809, 1814, 1843) -- Meltdown in new Spain : Viceroy Apodaca's account of the state of the rebellion (Mexico, 1816)
Control code
40715402
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 350 pages
Isbn
9780195125115
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
99018180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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