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The Conquest of America


The Conquest of America - Todorov, Tzvetan, Professor
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A fascinating study of cultural confrontation in the New World, with implications far beyond sixteenth-century America, The Conquest of America has become a classic in its field. It offers an original interpretation of the discovery of America by Columbus and of the subsequent conquest, colonization, and destruction of Mexico and the Caribbean by the Spaniards at the beginning of the modern era. Using sixteenth-century sources, the distinguished French writer and critic Tzvetan Todorov examines the beliefs and behavior ...

The Conquest of America 1996, Harper Perennial, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780061320958

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The Conquest of America 1992, HarperCollins Publishers, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780060912147

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Conquest of America 1987, HarperCollins Publishers

ISBN-13: 9780061320651

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