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The Resource Amerindian Images and the Legacy of Columbus

Amerindian Images and the Legacy of Columbus

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Amerindian Images and the Legacy of Columbus
Title
Amerindian Images and the Legacy of Columbus
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The legacy of Columbus's discovery of the New World and its subsequent colonization is a current focus of much historical investigation. Columbus himself continues to be a cipher like the signature he crafted for himself, a signature no one has been able to decode. What is certain, however, is that this signature symbolized the construction of a colonial imagery that is still operative and that the consequences of the violent encounter between the European and Amerindian civilizations are now being debated and reinterpreted. Amerindian Images and the Legacy of Columbus examines the constitution
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Cataloging source
MERUC
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Jara, Rene
Dewey number
  • 970.01/5
  • 980
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • E58.A532 1
  • E58
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Spadaccini, Nicholas
Series statement
Hispanic Issues
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  • Indians
  • Indians in literature
  • Indians
  • Public opinion
  • America
  • Spain
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Indians
  • Indians in literature
  • Indians
  • Public opinion
  • Spanish colonies
  • America
  • Europe
Label
Amerindian Images and the Legacy of Columbus
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; Introduction: The Construction of a Colonial Imaginary: Columbus's Signature; Chapter 1 Word and Mirror: Presages of the Encounter; Chapter 2 De Bry's Las Casas; Chapter 3 (Re)discovering Aztec Images; Chapter 4 Fantastic Tales and Chronicles of the Indies; Chapter 5 Reading in the Margins of Columbus; Chapter 6 To Read Is to Misread, To Write Is to Miswrite: Las Casas as Transcriber; Chapter 7 Loving Columbus; Chapter 8 Fray Ramón Pané, Discoverer of the Taíno People
  • Chapter 9 Colonial Writing and Indigenous Discourse in Ramón Pané's Relación acerca de las antigüedades de los indiosChapter 10 When Speaking Was Not Good Enough: Illiterates, Barbarians, Savages, and Cannibals; Chapter 11 Colonial Reform or Utopia? Guaman Poma's Empire of the Four Parts of the World; Chapter 12 Amerindian Image and Utopian Project: Motolinía and Millenarian Discourse; Chapter 13 The Place of the Translator in the Discourses of Conquest: Hernán Cortés's Cartas de relación and Roland Joffé's The Mission; Ch
Control code
437188425
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (769 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816684748
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437188425
Label
Amerindian Images and the Legacy of Columbus
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; Introduction: The Construction of a Colonial Imaginary: Columbus's Signature; Chapter 1 Word and Mirror: Presages of the Encounter; Chapter 2 De Bry's Las Casas; Chapter 3 (Re)discovering Aztec Images; Chapter 4 Fantastic Tales and Chronicles of the Indies; Chapter 5 Reading in the Margins of Columbus; Chapter 6 To Read Is to Misread, To Write Is to Miswrite: Las Casas as Transcriber; Chapter 7 Loving Columbus; Chapter 8 Fray Ramón Pané, Discoverer of the Taíno People
  • Chapter 9 Colonial Writing and Indigenous Discourse in Ramón Pané's Relación acerca de las antigüedades de los indiosChapter 10 When Speaking Was Not Good Enough: Illiterates, Barbarians, Savages, and Cannibals; Chapter 11 Colonial Reform or Utopia? Guaman Poma's Empire of the Four Parts of the World; Chapter 12 Amerindian Image and Utopian Project: Motolinía and Millenarian Discourse; Chapter 13 The Place of the Translator in the Discourses of Conquest: Hernán Cortés's Cartas de relación and Roland Joffé's The Mission; Ch
Control code
437188425
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (769 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816684748
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437188425

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