“This is the text for Colonial Latin American history by which all other texts are measured. The writing is excellent.”–Stanley E. Blake, The Ohio State University at. Colonial Latin America has ratings and 9 reviews. Tom said: I have to say, they do a very thorough job of discussing the various aspects of the colon. The new edition of Colonial Latin America has been updated and revised to reflect recent scholarship. Discussions of social and cultural history have been.
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Thanks for telling us about the problem. Erin rated it really liked it May 17, It also features a new section on pre-Colonial Africa, to parallel coverage of pre-Colonial Spain and the Americas, as well as new maps and illustrations.
Colonial Latin America
Now in its sixth edition, Colonial Latin America provides collnial concise study of the history of the Iberian colonies in the New World from their preconquest background to the wars of independence in the early nineteenth century.
Fascinating book, though very, very dense and not a good pick for light reading.
But they really could not have made it any less interesting. Only reason why it has three stars instead of one or two is because of how interesting Latin America is. Nonfiction writing, thank god, is getting better and better; unfortunately, this was mostly a snooze! The suggested reading lists at the end of each chapter have also been thoroughly revised.
The authors have added new sections on the history of Cuba and Spain in the independence era and an expanded discussion of the role of Latin American women in the national period. Trivia About Colonial Latin Am It’s unfortunate since there are so few competent surveys of Latin American history.
The Ebbtide of Conquest. Susanna rated it it was amazing Jun 09, Jami rated it liked it Apr 06, Nov 16, Judah rated it liked it Shelves: It is all offered up in a dry tone, but to their credit it never bogs down too badly.
It covers the centuries before European arrival in South America and goes through the continent’s independence from Europe in the nineteenth century.
See 1 question about Colonial Latin America…. Jamie Berrier rated it it was amazing Jul 10, Apr 23, Jessica rated it really liked it Shelves: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. No eBook available Amazon. Sean Greene rated it liked it Feb 28, Colonial Latin America by Mark A. It is well structured and flows well from one topic to the next.
The problem is a complete lack of quotable, interesting contemporary I really enjoyed the thematic chapters, which earn 3. Books by Mark A. Howev I have to say, they do a very thorough job of discussing the various aspects of the colonial era in Latin America. Tiah rated it really liked it Nov 24, From inside the book. The new edition of this highly acclaimed text has been revised and updated to reflect the latest scholarship, with particular emphasis on social and c Now in its sixth edition, Colonial Latin America provides a concise study of the history of the Iberian colonies in the New World burkohlder their preconquest background to the bukholder of independence in the early nineteenth century.
No trivia or quizzes burkholde. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. I’m still in the early stages of learning and the authors have made a career of it. Account Options Sign in. Textbooks do not have to be as dull as this, but when they are you really have no one to blame but yourself. Open Preview See a Problem?
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Want to Read saving…. I know it is basically a text-book and written for an academic audience, but I felt like it colinial missing something.
Mar 10, Tabitha rated it liked it. Lists with This Book. The middle was amerifa topically, and this would be my only complaint about the book. Refresh and try again. PaperbackSixth Editionpages.
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BurkholderLyman L. Absolutely great for anyone interested in South America or colonialism. Colonial Latin America Mark A. The chronological ones infuriated me, as many textbooks do: Coyote Longfall rated it burkhilder it Nov 22,