Crisis in an Atlantic Empire: Spain and New Spain, 1808-1810

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With a compelling narrative that weaves together story and thesis and brings to life immense archival research and empirical data, Crisis in an Atlantic Empire is a finely grained historical tour of the period covering 1808 to 1810, which is often called "the age of revolutions." The study examines an accumulation of countervailing elements in a spasm of imperial crisis, as Spain and its major colony New Spain struggled to preserve traditional structures of exchange--Spain's transatlantic trade system--with Caribbean ...

Crisis in an Atlantic Empire: Spain and New Spain, 1808-1810 2014, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore

ISBN-13: 9781421414249

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