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Author Johnson, H. B. (Harold Benjamin), 1931-

Title From reconquest to empire : the Iberian background to Latin American history / edited with an introduction by H.B. Johnson, Jr.

Imprint New York : Knopf, c1970.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection J Schick  918.03 J633f 1970    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition 1st ed.
Description 230 pages : maps ; 19 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Borzoi books on Latin America
Borzoi books on Latin America.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents I. From medieval to modern colonization -- The continuing tradition of reconquest / Claudio Sanchez-Albornoz -- Italian influences in Iberian colonization / Charles Verlinden -- II. Elements of conquest and settlement -- The Madeiran sugar cane plantations / Virginia Rau -- Slavery in Seville at the time of Columbus / Ruth Pike -- The inheritance of the Plansman / Charles Julian Bishko -- The roots of lordship : the encomienda in medieval Castile / Robert S. Chamberlain -- The urban heritage / John Preston Moore -- The Mendicant contribution / Georg Kubler -- III. The ethos of medieval Iberia -- The Spanish sense of nobility / Américo Castro -- The Portuguese imprint upon Brazil / Jaime Cortesao.
Subject Civilization, Hispanic.
Civilization, Hispanic. (OCoLC)fst00863026

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