History of the Indians of New Spain
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Published by Cortés Society in [Berkeley, Calif.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Franciscans -- Mexico,
  • Indians of Mexico

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementTr. and edited by Elizabeth Andras Foster.
SeriesDocuments and narratives concerning the discovery & conquest of Latin American, new ser.,, no. 4
ContributionsFoster, Elizabeth Andros.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF1219 .M922
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 294 p. :
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6066034M
LC Control Number50002863
OCLC/WorldCa13496264

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  Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. History of the Indians of New Spain by Toribio Motolinía, , Cortés Society edition, in EnglishPages: Viceroyalty of New Spain and its relationship to the crown. The viceroyalty was established following the Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire in as a New World kingdom dependent on the Crown of Castile, since the initial funds for exploration came from Queen Isabella. Although New Spain was a dependency of Spain, it was a kingdom not a colony, subject to the presiding monarch on the Capital: Mexico City. Image 11 of History of the Indians of North and South America, /uectV-, The History of the Indians of New Spain, was published in (Lord Kingsborough published some fragments). The first complete edition appeared in The first complete edition appeared in This is one of the main sources on the ethnography and civilization of Mexico at the time of the conquest.

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